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Apple hits back at Europe over tax ruling

September 1st, 2016

Episode 816 of 1091 episodes

Apple boss Tim Cook has hit back at the European Commission over its tax affairs. He's also promised to pay more tax in the US. We speak to Frank Clemente of Washington-based campaign group Americans for Tax Fairness. What's it like to get detained on the Russian-North Korean border? The BBC's Roger Hearing knows, because it's just happened to him. And should your choice of shoes affect your future career prospects? A new report suggests that is exactly what is happening in the City of London. Report author Louise Ashley explains why, while our own Rob Champion gets the views from the streets of London.

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