AirBerlin deep in the red
Following the tragic Germanwings crash, many airlines are introducing the two person-rule in the cockpit. AirBerlin says the rule will start from today. This could mean extra costs for the airline which is currently undergoing major restructuring to turn a profit again. Company results for 2014, however, are well below AirBerlin's initial expectations.
Terrorism weighing on Nigeria's economy?
Africa's most populous country and most successful economy is in the grip of violence and bloodshed. Tomorrow, Nigerians are going to the polls to elect a new president. Incumbent Goodluck Jonathan is expected to face a strong challenge from Muhammadu Buhari. Both candidates have pledged to defeat Islamist militant group Boko Haram.
The bright future of LEDs
LED technology is increasing market share around the world. The reason is simple. LED lamps are much more durable than conventional light bulbs and more energy-efficient, all of which is desirable when you want to lower costs and take care of the environment.