A view of APEC from overseas
Nov 17, 2023

A view of APEC from overseas

We hear how President Joe Biden and China’s President Xi Jinping was received by Chinese news outlets and what priorities Japan discussed with its neighbor at the summit.

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APEC in Chinese media

The APEC summit has wrapped up near San Francisco. The meeting there between President Joe Biden and China’s President Xi Jinping got a lot of attention both here — and in China.

Retailers see a holiday spending pullback

Holiday shopping season is upon us. (It’s actually been upon us for a while, since October.) Retailers are tamping down expectations, and company after company has now come out with forecasts that the final months of the year will probably be underwhelming.

Credit barriers, food sovereignty among discussions at Native American summit

Nov 17, 2023
Tribal leaders from around the U.S. gathered in New Orleans for the National Congress of American Indians to share knowledge and discuss policy priorities.
Above, a family feeds chickens on the Belknap Indian Reservation in Montana. One of the priorities discussed by tribal leaders in New Orleans this week was food sovereignty.
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The team

Leanna Byrne Host, BBC
Kelly Silvera Executive Producer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer
Ariana Rosas Producer
Dylan Miettinen Digital Producer
Jesson Duller Media Producer
Nick Esposito Media Producer
Nic Perez Director/Producer
James Graham Producer, BBC
Jo Critcher Producer, BBC
Naomi Rainey Producer, BBC
Lis Mahy Producer, BBC