ELEVATION CAPITAL'S CHRIS SWASBROOK DISCUSSES BUSINESS NEWS ON RADIO LIVE

 
 

Mitch Harris catches up with Christopher Swasbrook to talk about the latest business news.

  • Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has talked to media - some believe Facebook have been 'shirking their responsibility' for harmful communication, including fake news and tracking advertisements. Mr Zuckerberg reminded people that Facebook is "a tech company, not a media company".

  • Is Amazon in talks with the NZ Rugby Union regarding broadcasting rights?

  • An article in the New York Times looks at countries around the world seeing a lack of payrises in 2017 - why?

  • More than 23% of jobs in America are now based in the fast-food industry, and the increase is showing no signs of slowing down.

  • Samuel 'Si' Newhouse Jr, media magnate and long-time owner of The New Yorker, has died aged 89.

  • Printing money, and are there any signs of inflation?