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

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

  • Elon Musk says Tesla's electric vehicles are only a couple of years away - but by that time, will other car manufacturers have caught up in the race to deliver EV's? 

  • The trade war: US President Donald Trump has said he will impose new tariffs on $200billion in Chinese goods, and he's threatened to add hundreds of billions more.

  • Have Chinese workers been told not to 'bow down' to Trump?

  • BMW have announced they're developing a self-driving motorbike. Why?

  • Talk continues to grow about a possible economic downturn in the near future.

  • Former Prime Minister Dame Jenny Shipley and other former Mainzeal directors are currently in court following the 2013 collapse of Mainzeal. The liquidators allege the directors breached their director duties and recklessly allowed the company to trade while it was facing serious financial problems.

  • Multiple banks have announced they are cracking down on lending for building projects. How will this affect our current housing crisis and the KiwiBuild scheme?