Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Is The Brexit Bad News For Amazon's International Ambitions?
Posted at 7:37AM Tuesday 28 Jun 2016
The butcher's bill has been rolling in all weekend when it comes to the Brexit and, of course, the early numbers are ugly. Ugly on the stock market, ugly for banks and truly ugly for tech innovators in the U.K.And, as it turns out, the problem spread far beyond the U.K.'s border, and well beyond tech startups. Big players are now facing some big headaches.Players like Amazon, who are now seeing a big potential disruption in the U.K. and E.U. growth plans. pymnts.com