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09/06/2021 06:06 GMT : How US billionaires avoid paying income tax

Duration: 53 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC World Service AustralasiaLatest broadcast: on BBC World Service East Asia

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How much tax do America's billionaires pay? Details claiming to show how little income tax the most wealthy pay have been leaked to a news website. We speak to an investigative journalist who says some have been paying nothing at all.

Are citizens of the European Union about to get a digital Covid certificate as proof they've been vaccinated? We'll speak to a member of the European Parliament which is deciding on it now.

And we go to South Africa to hear about the corruption probe against the health minister - did two of his aides syphon off Covid funds? Show less

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