Daily Archives: November 4, 2010

In this week’s podcast: The preparations for the G20 meeting in South Korea, President Obama’s high-profile return to Indonesia and the new ‘entente cordiale’ between Britain and France.

Presented by Gideon Rachman with Chris Giles in the studio, Anthony Deutsch in Jakarta and Josh de la Mare and James Blitz in London.

Produced by LJ Filotrani

Please note James Blitz talks to Josh de la Mare on the French/British treaty not Josh Noble as stated on the podcast.

 

The debate on “global imbalances” has gone back to the future. The proposal from Tim Geithner, the US Treasury secretary, to target the current account takes us back to the preoccupations of John Maynard Keynes at the Bretton Woods conference of July 1944.

 

Santander is continuing its dominance of the UK high street – are savers benefiting? We offer tips to tenants and landlords. And, how to make your home more energy efficient, before the government cuts incentives