Watson’s Weekly 11 -11-2023

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 China fell back into deflation, X launched Grok and WeWork filed for bankruptcy protection…

IN OIL NEWS…

IN ENERGY NEWS…

IN CONSUMER, EMPLOYMENT & BUSINESS TRENDS NEWS...

IN CONSUMER TRENDS NEWS…

IN EMPLOYMENT TRENDS NEWS…

IN BUSINESS TRENDS NEWS…

IN AUTOMOTIVE NEWS...

IN OVERALL AUTOMOTIVE TRENDS…

IN TECH NEWS...

IN AI-RELATED NEWS…

IN CHIP NEWS…

IN GAMING-RELATED NEWS…

ELSEWHERE…

IN REAL ESTATE-RELATED NEWS...

IN FINANCIALS NEWS...

IN BANKS NEWS…

IN BUY NOW, PAY LATER NEWS…

IN INVESTMENT NEWS…

IN PROFESSIONAL SERVICES…

IN RETAIL & LEISURE NEWS...

IN RETAIL NEWS…

IN LEISURE…

IN OTHER NEWS...

BANTER

My favourite “alternative” video of the week was the one with the AMAZING rice ball!!! I love this!