March 23rd, 2015
Episode 262 of 1091 episodes
Iconic Italian tyre firm Pirelli races into Chinese ownership The company's chief executive tells us why he thinks it's "good news" for all involved. Also in the programme, as Singapore mourns the death of its founding father Lee Kuan Yew, we examine his economic legacy. Plus, with Paris trying to combat a serious pollution problem, we ask whether measures the city is taking, including free public transport, will lead to clearer skies. And our regular commentator Lucy Kellaway asks whether how you look can actually affect your performance.
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.