Premium for LinkedIn difficult to justify, Coppola on Brexit

Microsoft is planning to buy the professional social network LinkedIn for $26.2 billion. Ameera David has the details. Then Boom Bust’s Bianca Facchinei reports on the food shortage in Venezuela. Afterwards, Ameera talks to RT correspondent Ashlee Banks about the expansion in the global defense market, now valued at a record $65 billion.

After the break, Ameera talks to Forbes and FT contributor Frances Coppola about the latest developments in the UK and Europe surrounding Britain’s referendum on the EU. And in the Big Deal, Edward Harrison and Ameera discuss whether Microsoft overpaid for LinkedIn.

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