Business Matters

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Global business news, with live guests and contributions from Asia and the USA.

Changing World of Work Dec. 26, 2019
How technology and attitudes play a growing role in an increasingly diverse workforce
Editor Martin Webber looks back at the big business stories of 2019.
US plane maker Boeing has replaced its CEO in the wake of two deadly crashes.
The Starliner launched successfully but then suffered technical problems.
Sweeping protests against new Citizenship law in India
We go live to Capitol Hill with the vote result expected as we are on air
Islamaphobia, persecution and discrimination will be discussed.
The American aircraft builder has destabilised suppliers that make parts for the 737 Max.
We consider the economic and business implications of the Conservatives' UK election win.
The US safety regulator admits it was a 'mistake' to allow aircraft to continue flying
The USMCA bill is the replacement for NAFTA, which has been in place for over 25 years.
Aged 92, Mr Volcker was one of the giants of American economic policy
International crews fight blazes
President Trump has hit back at Democrats in the House of Representatives.
US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin urged countries to suspend plans for digital services taxes
Larry Page and Sergey Brin will leave their roles as Alphabet CEO and president
Steel and aluminium exports from the two countries will be subject to the tariffs.
The move follows a downturn in worldwide sales and the onset of electric cars.
India's latest growth figures are out later today, what next for the country's economy?
Donald Trump signs a bill into law expressing US support for Hong Kong protesters