The week’s edition of Business Weekly takes you to the United Kingdom, a country celebrating its royalty and struggling with a sluggish recovery and a severe austerity programme. As quarterly growth figures came in just above zero, Britain is lagging its G7 peers and hoping that the royal wedding can offer some relief. Host Stefan Grobe talks about the UK economy with Simon Denham, CEO of the London Capital Group. Other stories focus on the latest Federal Reserve interest rate thinking and Sony’s announced launch of its tablet computers.
Britain between the wedding and economic weakness