World Business Report

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The latest business and finance news from around the world from the BBC

The International Monetary Fund expects global economic growth to slow to 3.6% this year. The forecast shaves almost a percentage point of growth from its forecast from before the war in Ukraine, and we get analysis from the BBC's economics editor Faisal Islam. Also in the programme, as the streaming service Netflix announces its quarterly results, we ask entertainment journalist Caroline Frost what challenges the company is facing. And Joe Saluzzi of Themis Trading in New Jersey tells us how the day's trading was affected.

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