Monthly Archives: February 2013

Ageing population will have huge impact on social services, Lords told

Committee to report startling findings of wide-ranging investigation into over-65s and implications for British society A Lords inquiry has prompted warnings there is no proper plan is in place to cope with the dramatic increase in over-65s.Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

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BOLD WITH THE OLD- You may be getting older, but that doesn’t mean you have run out of energy and ideas. And it is about time companies realised it. By Leon Gettler

You may be getting older, but that doesn’t mean you have run out of energy and ideas. And it is about time companies realised it. By Leon Gettler   With an ageing population, fewer Australians are retiring. More are staying in

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Japan ageing crisis offers glimpse of future

  This graph is from The Economist   but the article in The Age spells it out:   Every stockmarket investor in Australia should spend time scrutinising the events unfolding in Japan. The world’s third-largest economy is akin to a window into the

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