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Sir Martin Sorrell

Sir Martin Sorrell
Sir Martin Sorrell

In a HARDtalk interview broadcast on 26 January Stephen Sackur talks to Martin Sorrell.

The world's richest economies are in big trouble. In the past twelve months job losses have increased and company profits and the money markets have fallen.

Political and corporate leaders are struggling to find a coherent response and the outlook is increasingly grim. Sir Martin Sorrell is the boss of one of the world's biggest advertising and communications companies.

Stephen Sackur asks him if this big beast of global business can survive in a hostile economic climate?

HARDtalk is broadcast on the BBC World News channel Monday to Thursday at the following times (all GMT): 0430, 0930, 1430, 1830 , 2130 and 2330 (please note regional times may vary).

HARDtalk is also broadcast on the BBC News Channel Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 0430 and 2330.

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