Saturday, 27th November 2021

‘2020 has felt like an apocalyptic year for many US startups’: When politics hit expansion plans

By Abiodun Ogundairo
16 October 2020   |   3:04 pm
American startups looking to expand globally are facing many challenges, from the coronavirus pandemic to Brexit. We speak to tech executive-turned-investor Stephen McIntyre about the decisions they're making, and how it's impacting expansion into European countries. Also in the show, a look at the growing debt mountain facing developing countries in the midst of this health crisis. Plus, our correspondents report from Australia, where a shortage of sheep shearers is causing headaches in the country's multibillion dollar wool industry.