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Juliette Foster

Conversations From Africa: Chris Bishop on South Africa's budget, protests, civil war and more

Juliette Foster
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Conversations From Africa

Conversations From Africa: Chris Bishop on South Africa's budget, protests, civil war and more
This week Forbes Africa's Chris Bishop and Share Radio's Robert Van Egghen discussed the fall-out from South Africa's budget - did they do enough to avoid a downgrade to junk status? More student protests and the burning down of a university, South Africa's new property expropriation bill which is concerning investors, civil war in Mozambique fuelled by anger at unequal distribution of oil and gas riches and more.
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Chris Bishop


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Linda Lewis (1)

Digital Radio - Launch of D2

Linda Lewis (1)
Digital Radio - Launch of D2
To celebrate Share Radio going national, Morning Money brings you a quick edition of Linda Lewis's look into the history of digital radio, and the launch of the new D2 platform across the UK. Linda talks to Ford Ennals, CEO of Digital Radio UK, Paul Eaton Director of Digital Radio at Arqiva, Matt Deegan, Station Manager at Fun Kids and Gavin Oldham, Managing Director of Share Radio, to find out what the launch of this new digital platform means for radio across the UK.
Guests:

Ford Ennals, Paul Eaton, Gavin Oldham, Matt Deegan


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: Oscars actor points - do the points really mean prizes?

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: Oscars actor points - do the points really mean prizes?
The Oscars have taken place in the US. British actor Mark Rylance won his first Oscar with Best Supporting Actor for Cold War drama Bridge of Spies, whilst Leonardo Di Caprio also won his first gong, for his lead actor role in The Revenant. But how does winning an Academy Award help an actors career, and their earnings? Matt Cox spoke to film expert, critic and broadcaster James Cameron Wilson, who explained the confusing system of actor points and whether they really do mean prizes.
Guests:

Matt Cox, James Cameron Wilson


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Linda Lewis (1)

Digital Radio - A New Era

Linda Lewis (1)
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Best Of Share Radio

Digital Radio - A New Era
To celebrate Share Radio going national, Linda Lewis looks into the history of digital radio and what the launch of the UK's second national DAB multiplex means for the UK. Linda talks to Ford Ennals, CEO of Digital Radio UK, Jimmy Buckland, Director of Strategy at UTV, Matt Deegan, Station Manager at Fun Kids, Kevin Bennett, Chief Operating Officer at Premier Praise, Ed Vaizey, Minister for the Digital Economy and Share Radio Managing Director Gavin Oldham to find out what this new digital multiplex means for the UK's radio and radio as a whole.
Guests:

Ford Ennals, Jimmy Buckland, Matt Deegan, Kevin Bennett, Ed Vaizey, Gavin Oldham


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Nigel Cassidy

Morning Money: David Kuo of The Motley Fool Singapore looks at the market reaction to G20

Nigel Cassidy
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Morning Money at 6:00

Morning Money: David Kuo of The Motley Fool Singapore looks at the market reaction to G20
The concluding statement issued by finance ministers and central bank governors on Saturday was strong on rhetoric. But the meeting will disappoint the many who called for the G20 to be more active in addressing economic vulnerabilities and risks. So how did it all go down on the markets? David Kuo, CEO of The Motley Fool Singapore, joins Nigel Cassidy and Chris Bailey, Founder of financialorbit.com, to look at the reaction.
Guests:

Chris Bailey, David Kuo


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Nick Peters

Shop Floor 28 Feb 2016

Nick Peters
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Shop Floor

Shop Floor 28 Feb 2016
This week Nick Peters hits the Shop floor to discuss with former BBC HR director Lucy Adams the concept of disruptive HR and the need of an intellectual shake out in human resources. According to a recent article on HR magazine, most remote workers work harder when there is no one watching. Psychologist Cristina Quinones, from the Open University Business School talks us through this phenomenon. We also take a look at the crisis of recruitment in the South American drug business with Tom Wainwright, author of the book "Narconomics: How to Run a Drug Cartel". Finally we explore the issues raised in the last month with our partner Inspirational Development Group.
Guests:

Lucy Adams, Cristina Quinones, Tom Wainwright, Ian Roberts


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Rita Lobo

Questions Of Faith: The UK Muslim community

Rita Lobo
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Questions Of Faith

Questions Of Faith: The UK Muslim community
The Prime Minister has launched a £20m initiative aimed at helping female members of the Muslim community with their language skills in an attempt to integrate them into the community and help tackle extremism. The initiative urges an end to "passive tolerance" of practices which he says leave many Muslim women facing discrimination and isolation. Muslim women who fail to improve their English face being refused permission to stay in the UK. Muslim women have been fighting back following those comments on Twitter with the ironic hashtag #traditionallysubmissive. In this episode of Questions Of Faith we take a look at the positive contributions the Muslim Community make to the UK culture and economy.
Guests:

Sukaina Hirji, Halima Khanom


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Linda Lewis (1)

Company Casebook: GB Energy Supply

Linda Lewis (1)
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Company Casebook

Company Casebook: GB Energy Supply
Linda Lewis speaks to Luke Watson and his team about GB Energy Supply, who claim to offer the cheapest bills on the market. After their launch last April, Linda finds out how the company has grown steadily over the past year and how they have reached just under 200,000 customer fuel accounts.
Guest:

Luke Watson


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Ask Sarah: Home Insurance

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Ask Sarah

Ask Sarah: Home Insurance
Sarah Pennells is joined by Ben Wilson from Go Compare, Lorna Eachus of Direct Line and Graeme Trudgill of BIBA, to answer our listeners's tough questions on home insurance. Sarah and her guests will be sharing tips on how to make sure you're only paying for what you need with your home insurance policy, and whether sticking with one policy provider can save you money compared to switching. Sarah will also discuss Flood Insurance and the type of properties are will be covered.
Guests:

Ben Wilson, Lorna Tricknell, Graeme Trudgill


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Sarah Pennells (1)

Your Money, Your Future: Working in Retirement

Sarah Pennells (1)
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Your Money, Your Future

Your Money, Your Future: Working in Retirement
Sarah Pennells is joined in the studio by Rachael Saunders from Business In the Community, and over the phone by Michelle Cracknell of The Pensions Regulatory Service and Fiona Tait of Royal London. Sarah and her guests talk about working in retirement and setting up a small business whilst receiving your pension . Sarah and her guests discuss the practicalities of setting up a business in retirement, as well as looking at what the rules say about receiving your pension whilst still at work.
Guests:

Rachael Saunders, Michelle Cracknell, Fiona Tait


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