Watson’s Weekly 03-02-2024

This is an amalgamation of the “best bits” of the daily weekday newsletter/blog woven together to form a concise and coherent view on the things that matter in the commercial and economic news of the week. 

THE COLOURED HIGHLIGHT REFERS TO THE EDITION WHERE THE STORY APPEARED IN WATSON’S DAILY. Clicking on the day will take you to the appropriate edition of Watson’s Daily.

IN BIG PICTURE NEWS...

This was the week when Hong Kong called a stop to the Evergrande debacle, when Volvo decided to distance itself from Polestar and when Mark Zuckerberg said sorry…

IN OIL NEWS…

IN CRYPTO NEWS…

IN BUSINESS, EMPLOYMENT & CONSUMER TRENDS NEWS...

IN BUSINESS TRENDS…

IN EMPLOYMENT TRENDS…

IN CONSUMER TRENDS…

IN TECH NEWS...

IN AUTOMOTIVE NEWS...

IN FINANCIALS NEWS...

IN INVESTMENT NEWS…

IN BANKS NEWS…

IN RETAIL, RESTAURANT & LEISURE NEWS...

IN RETAIL NEWS…

IN RESTAURANTS…

IN TRAVEL NEWS…

IN OTHER NEWS...

BANTER

Of course there was only one video that stood out as my favourite this week – and that was the one where Uncle Roger rates Kichi Kichi’s famous omurice! There’s a bit of swearing and adult humour here, but if you can look past that this is hilarious!