Wednesday, 1st December 2021

Biden to order review of strategic supply chains

US President Joe Biden is to order a review of strategic supply chains in the pharmaceutical and electronics industries. He wants to identify areas in which the US is too dependent on other countries – a problem exposed by the Covid-19 pandemic. Also in the show: Facebook announces it will match Google's $1 billion budget for news content and French rail operator SNCF reports €3 billion in losses.