May 4, 2018

05/04/2018: Bricks vs. clicks – can Alibaba leverage both?

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(Global Edition) From the BBC World Service … Trade talks in Beijing between the U.S. and China end today – both investors and corporations are watching for any developments. We hear from Alibaba’s general manager for Europe about how the…

(Global Edition) From the BBC World Service … Trade talks in Beijing between the U.S. and China end today – both investors and corporations are watching for any developments. We hear from Alibaba’s general manager for Europe about how the company is operating as fears of a trade war loom. Then, a host of mining companies have agreed to millions in compensation for South African gold miners who contracted incurable lung disease. An attorney representing the miners tells us what’s next. Afterwards, what the end of a separatist conflict in Spain means for the local economy. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC