Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

China shoulders doubling of U.S. imposed tariffs

May 10, 2019

From the BBC World Service... The U.S. has triggered the doubling of tariffs on imported Chinese goods, as the trade war escalates between the two countries. The oldest toy retailer in the world Hamleys has been bought by India's richest man. We hear how the offshore splash-out fits in to his wider strategy and business aims. Plus, Netflix launches across Africa. Today's show is sponsored by Indeed, the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and Wasabi Hot Cloud Storage.

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News happens while you sleep. Marketplace Morning Report gives you a head start on the day. Throughout the morning, host David Brancaccio shares the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make the smartest decisions. And from London, host Anu Anand presents Marketplace Morning Report from BBC World Service to bring you up to speed as the global economy shifts. It's the world perspective you need, from two trusted sources.