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Trump Signs New Immigration Order

March 6th, 2017

Episode 976 of 1091 episodes

President Trump has signed another controversial executive order on immigration. We get the details from Daniel Lipmann of Politico in Washington DC. Also in the programme, General Motors has sold its Opel and Vauxhall division in Europe to Peugeot Citroen. The BBC's Sean Farrington reports from a Vauxhall plant in the north west of England, and we hear how the auto industry is evolving from Greg Archer, of the campaigning organisation Transport and Environment. The BBC's Sharanjit Leyl reports from Singapore on a trend for parents to spend thousands of dollars on birthday parties for their children. Plus the Financial Times' Lucy Kellaway discusses one of her pet peeves - corporate dress codes.

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