All articles by Julian Turner

Julian Turner

Tech for good: How Scottish fintech companies are relieving the cost of living crisis

As the cost of living crisis continues, companies in Scotland’s financial technology cluster are stepping up to help those in need.

‘Plug and play’ model in South African free zone helps investors access opportunities

Coega Special Economic Zone (SEZ), a leading SEZ in Africa, sits on the main southern hemisphere east-west shipping routes, meaning it is ideally located for business process outsourcing, energy, automotive, agro-processing and aquaculture, and other manufacturing companies looking to expand their regional or international footprint.

Why multinationals are setting up regional headquarters in Dubai

A growing number of multinational corporations (MNCs) are setting up offices in Dubai to benefit from its business-friendly environment and offer a different lifestyle for the talent for which it is competing in the post-pandemic world.

Finding a cure: How cell and gene therapies could revolutionise medicine

The potential for Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMPs) is transformational within healthcare, effectively providing the body with the tools to fix itself. ATMPs could offer cures for types of cancer, Alzheimer’s and haemophilia, or even help the patient’s brain to recover from a stroke. We speak to RoslinCT, an internationally recognised innovator in advanced therapeutics, to learn more about the medical breakthroughs under way in Scotland.

New report sheds light on capital and innovation ecosystems accelerating global energy transition

The Global Energy Transition is at a crossroads: although an urgent priority, accelerating the transition means finding trillions of dollars to spend on cutting-edge technologies and infrastructure. Only a handful of regions have the in-built advantages needed to lead the way.

How Montréal is leading the way in green transportation

As Greater Montréal is set to inaugurate its biggest public transportation project in nearly 60 years, investors are increasingly looking to tap into the city’s unique expertise in green mobility in rail, road, and air.

New leadership programmes for the younger generation aim to boost long-term economic growth in Bahrain 

Free Whitepaper Creating global fintech and ICT opportunities from Bahrain’s homegrown tech sector Bahrain’s Economic Recovery Plan is focused on…

Cleantech funding heats up as energy transition intensifies

Moving away from fossil fuels towards cleaner energy requires novel solutions to drive the transition. Cleantech offers a path forward – and investment has reached record levels.

New technologies fuel advancements in digital health

AI, the internet of things and more are fuelling a new generation of medical services and products that improve patient outcomes and reduce healthcare costs.