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Can Rishi Sunak get the G7 on side?

13 min listen

With the G7 looming the range of subjects on the agenda is vast. One of the first items up is the proposal of a global corporate tax rate which President Joe Biden has already endorsed. The potential issue with this that James pointed out on the pod was:

“For this to work, this global corporate minimum tax, you need all the major players in the world economy signed up to it.”

But how will the first meeting of Boris and Biden go and is possible the G7 could become the G10?

“For Boris Johnson, not to over stress it, but it is about making personal connections, that haven’t been possible because of the pandemic” – Katy Balls

Katy Balls and James Forsyth discuss with Cindy Yu their thoughts on what to expect.


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