Jul.15 -- China’s gross domestic product increased 6.7 percent in the second quarter from a year earlier, the same as forecast in a Bloomberg survey. Grace Ng, a China economist at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in Hong Kong, weighs in, and also discusses the trade dispute with the U.S. on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia" with Rishaad Salamat.
Jul.15 -- Rahul Chadha, chief investment officer at Mirae Asset Global Investments, discusses the impact of the U.S-China trade war on markets and his outlook for earnings. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."
Jul.15 -- The initiative called 'Made in China 2025' is generating more attention now than when the Chinese government first announced it in 2015, with the Trump administration taking aim at many of the industries highlighted in the plan. In short, it’s a blueprint to transform the nation into an advanced manufacturing economy, envisioning warp-speed expansion and domination in the so-called 'fourth industrial revolution.'
Jul.15 -- Christopher Balding, associate professor at Peking University HSBC Business School and Bloomberg Opinion columnist, discusses the impact of the U.S. trade tariffs on the Chinese economy. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia."
Jul.15 -- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is scheduled to speak to legislators this week on the state of the economy, and based on a report to Congress that the central bank released, investors expect him to lay the groundwork for further tightening. Bloomberg's Kathleen Hays reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia."
Jul.15 -- European Union leaders are due in Beijing on Monday for an annual EU-China summit hosted by Premier Li Keqiang, hours after U.S. President Donald Trump labeled both the EU and China a “foe.” Bloomberg's Tom Mackenzie reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia."
Jul.15 -- President Donald Trump named the European Union as a “foe” of the U.S. in an interview, days after a contentious meeting with NATO allies. Bloomberg's Ros Krasny reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia."
TV Review: Fifteen years after the British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen leapt to America as an unknown cultural trip-wire to punk everyone from Donald Trump to Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, he's at it again with Showtime's 'Who Is America?'
Jul.15 -- State-owned Beijing Auto is China's largest EV maker and one of its top 5 auto companies. The auto group is at the heart of the nation's Made in China 2025 modernization program as it looks to become a global leader in sectors like new energy and smart manufacturing, a goal that's drawn the ire of Washington and become a key focus in the US/China trade spat. Bloomberg's Tom Mackenzie spoke exclusively to BAIC chairman Xu Heyi about the company's plans for the listing of its EV unit, its alignment with the Made in China strategy, and why he thinks the Trump administration is misconstruing China's industrial policy.
As the GOP increasingly comes to resemble a personality cult, is there any red line - video tapes? DNA evidence? a war with Germany - President Trump could cross and lose party support? “Very doubtful,” say a dozen GOP members of Congress stuck hard behind the MAGA eight ball.
Jul.13 -- Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli previews President Donald Trump's planned meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. He speaks with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on "Bloomberg Markets."
Chicago Police released body-worn camera footage showing that a black man killed by an officer had been armed. Harith Augustus' death had provoked violent protests in the city's South Side. (July 15)