• VACATIONS

    There are key investment lessons to learn from reportage on airlines

    Air travel is the safest form of travelling. But it doesn’t seem to be so, at least not in our heads. The question is, why? The answer is very simple. The media reports every air crash. But it never reports all the safe landings at airstrips happening every minute across the world. As Tom Chivers and David Chivers write in How to Read Numbers – A Guide to Statistics in the News: “Newspapers print stories about air crashes, which are novel and exciting and rare, rather than stories about planes that land safely, which is boring and common; so the public conversation… fills up with a skewed picture of how……

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    Lessons from the Yom Kippur holiday – editorial

    The place and its inhabitants have emerged from the holiest day of the 12 months in the Jewish calendar – Yom Kippur.  Whether it was applied for introspection and prayer or a day of leisure put in with spouse and children, the 25-hour respite is sorely wanted by all of us, whether or not we’re informed of it or not. The planet these days – and our lives – have become 24-hour, nonstop marathons of stamina, interrupted only by pressured rest.  cnxps.cmd.thrust(functionality () cnxps( playerId: ’36af7c51-0caf-4741-9824-2c941fc6c17b’ ).render(‘4c4d856e0e6f4e3d808bbc1715e132f6’) ) if(window.spot.pathname.indexOf(“656089”) != -1)document.getElementsByClassName(“divConnatix”)[0].design and style.display =”none”else if(window.location.pathname.indexOf(“/israel-news/”) != -1) document.getElementsByClassName(“divConnatix”)[0].design.display =”none” var script = doc.createElement(‘script’) script.src=”https://player.anyclip.com/anyclip-widget/lre-widget/prod/v1/src/lre.js” script.setAttribute(‘pubname’,’jpostcom’) script.setAttribute(‘widgetname’,’0011r00001Liquid crystal display1i_12258′) document.getElementsByClassName(‘divAnyClip’)[0].appendChild(script)else if(window.spot.pathname.indexOf(“/health-and-wellness/”)…

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