Watson’s Weekly 27-04-2024

This is an amalgamation of the “best bits” of the daily weekday newsletter/blog woven together to form a concise and coherent view on the things that matter in the commercial and economic news of the week. 

THE COLOURED HIGHLIGHT REFERS TO THE EDITION WHERE THE STORY APPEARED IN WATSON’S DAILY. Clicking on the day will take you to the appropriate edition of Watson’s Daily.

IN BIG PICTURE NEWS...

This was the week when the Senate finally passed the aid bill, when BHP suggested a mega-merger and when Congress approved a ban on TikTok

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IN BUSINESS & EMPLOYMENT TRENDS NEWS...

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IN AI NEWS…

IN TECH HARDWARE NEWS…

IN MEDIA NEWS…

IN CAR NEWS...

IN BATTERY NEWS…

IN EV NEWS…

IN OTHER CAR NEWS…

IN CONSUMER & RETAIL NEWS...

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IN RETAIL NEWS…

IN M&A NEWS...

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BANTER

My favourite “AND FINALLY” video this week was the one about “The old man test”! I’ve still not tried it yet but I don’t fancy my chances 🤣