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Biden meets with tech, retail, auto CEOs, labour leaders

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden waves as he departs church in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S., November 15, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden planned to meet with labour leaders and chief executives from tech, retail and auto companies on Monday during a conference call on the economy, a transition aide said.

The chief executives are General Motors Co’s Mary Barra, Microsoft Corp’s Satya Nadella, Target Corp’s Brian Cornell and Gap Inc’s Sonia Syngal, the aide said, while labour leaders include AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka and the heads of the Service Employees International Union and United Auto Workers.

Reporting by Trevor Hunnicutt; Writing by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Franklin Paul