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Bloomberg
May 1, 2017 3:00am EDT
tough. >> lower commodity prices pushed china's official factory gauge lower in april, declining from a five-year high. 51.2acturing pmi fell to from 51.8 in march, missing analyst expectations. the first economic indicator for the second quarter signals growth of the world's's second-largest economy is set to slow after unexpectedly picking up in the first three months of the year. the united states is considering a range of options as it reaches out to allies in confronting north korea's latest provocations. h.r. mcmaster said the elastic missile tests this week were in "defiance" of the international community. >> we have to do something, again, with partners in the region, and globally, and that involves enforcement of the u.n. sanctions in place. it may mean ratcheting up the sanctions even further. then it means being prepared for military operations is necessary. >> meanwhile, north korea says it will speed up steps to bolster nuclear deterrents. time for a check on the key asset classes. most european markets are shut for the mayday holiday. the u.s. spending bill weighing in
Bloomberg
Sep 16, 2017 3:30am EDT
>> welcome to china, birthplace and home place of juggernaut alibaba. i'm stephen ingles, and what a past 18 years it has been for alibaba, but china, as well and the global internet economy as a whole. and we were here for the 18th birthday bash. [applause] packed in with 40,000 employees into an outdoor stadium. and we spoke exclusively with group executive chairman jack ma. cofounder and group ceo daniel zhang. >> everybody has a big chance to go digital, but people need to change. >> three leaders driving alibaba: the global disruptor. stephen: it was a humble as theyg for jack ma cofounded alibaba in 1999. the chinese were even connected to the world wide web and alibaba wanted in. ofbaba employee was expected contracting sars in 2003, senior executives were quarantined and that gave birth to perhaps the best platform today. which growth ebay out of china and led to the single day shopping extravaganza and the world meeting the new ipo in 2014 and the launch of many new businesses, much like bloomberg's set up for the interviews, the rise of alibaba has been no small feat. and
Bloomberg
Jul 2, 2017 1:30am EDT
second-biggest economy, china. how does apple navigate what seem to be uncertain economic and political waters there? tim: china, for us, we make all decisions for the long-term. we are not investing for next quarter or next year, we are thinking many years out. and as i stand back and look at china, i see mega-trends that make china an incredible market, and i don't mean just a market to sell in. i also mean for application developers. we have 1.5 million application developers in china now. probably closer to 2 million. it has been an incredible market place for talent, and in terms of the size of the marketplace. the short-term kinds of economic moves up and down, i do not get too excited about. emily: how realistic is it to expect double-digit growth to continue for apple? to continue in china? tim: it didn't continue last year. >> are the days of double-digit growth over? tim: i think we will do better this quarter than the last several. that doesn't mean that we are growing double-digit or will grow, but i think it will be better year-over-year comp over growth over? than the prev
Bloomberg
Apr 5, 2017 9:00pm EDT
was civil war in china. anyway, he was a little nervous. and i said, we are not going to spend time in the past. all i will say is, you did the wrong thing for the company. i made a lot of mistakes too, and here are some of the mistakes i made. after i gave him the mistakes i made, he said thank you for , sharing that with me. we had a very nice lunch. it's not quite clear that he did the wrong thing for the company. life goes on. david: so, you were in a small office, as i recall it, at the seagram's building. jamie: after i got fired come you mean. david: you had a small office. jamie: this shows you how stupid corporate america gets -- the company had been set up. we had a cochairman and co-ceo. i was going to be the president and run the global corporate investment bank and other jobs. because those turmoil among tough,ent deals are very c-heads of asset management, consumer -- and technology reported to me. instead, all of the staff was reporting to sandy and john. when they did that, i said you , guys are crazy. this will destroy the company. the second you do this, people will b
Bloomberg
Feb 4, 2017 1:00pm EST
china wants to add manufacturing jobs. the president of -- the chancellor of germany must and manufacturing jobs. how do we find a way to help exporters? right? that is a good thing. john: what about the relationship with china? is the prospect of any kind of trade dispute with china, does that worry you? just in the ge context, but an economic context here it there is no good case -- not just in the ge context, but in the economic context. there is no good case where the two biggest economies on earth are going to trade. i think that relationship, that bilateral relationship is significantly important for the whole world. and so, that is one i would be very strong on. good sign that donald trump respects the issue of deregulation. and the issue particularly of corporate tax. do you think there is a possibility that this is an area where business could have a benign effect on administration? jeff: you will have different camps that have different -- you know, i respect walmart but we , are going to have a different perspective on tax reform. we are going to have a different st
Bloomberg
Aug 5, 2017 3:30am EDT
positive. francine: how do you see china? joe: china -- the chinese way is typically sit down and smile. francine: and behind closed doors? joe: and look what happens. today, with the western world, having not yet fully straightened out what we mean by what we say. china says, if there is no western lead anymore on global trade and things like that, then why don't we do this job for them? because we have 1.6 billion people, so we are more than europe and the united states together anyways. so why bother? just a couple months ago, i was at the one belt, one road summit and president xi was the keynote speaker. it was his summit. he said we're going to build a -- the old silk road. 65 nations signed up, 100 state leaders there. there might be more than the 65, but they are going to bring about $200 billion in financing to build this. he said, you know, the silk road in ancient times has brought peace and trade and all that good stuff, so why not build it again? well if you take this one step , further, think about it. 100 nations in the western world don't know how to deal with global tra
Bloomberg
Apr 2, 2017 10:00am EDT
it privately. it was on the front page of the ft. and there was civil war in china. anyway, he was a little nervous. and i said, we are not going to spend time in the past. did thell say is, you wrong thing to the company. i made a lot of mistakes too, and here are some of the mistakes i made. he said, thank you for sharing that with me. we had a very nice lunch. life goes on. david: so, you were in a small office i recall at the seagram's building. jamie: after i got fired. david: you had a small office. jamie: let me show you how stupid corporate america gets -- the company had been set up. we had a cochairman and co-ceo. i was going to be the president and run the global corporate investment bank. and other jobs. because of turmoil among management, deals are very tough. , co-heads ofads asset management, consumer -- and technology reported to me. instead, all of the staff was reporting to sandy and john. i said, you guys are crazy. this will destroy the company. the second you do this, people will build trenches and stockpile ammunition. by the time you two guys figure it out, a
Bloomberg
Aug 27, 2017 1:30am EDT
china that didi is kind of the only player. you can see where, if they keep executing well, this is a huge opportunity for them. this also plays into the needs of the country, where you don't want to have car ownership. you want more green cars. it's much easier to take large players like didi and get them to work with the government and getting the green stuff, electric cars. emily: so uber has pulled out of china. uber has pulled out of russia. do you see them making the same decisions in india, in southeast asia, in brazil? nikesh: i actually believe it is possible for two players to coexist in the market and coexist happily. but i think it requires the markets to rationalize and stabilize. there are many industries who have multiple players that coexist like telecom services. there are four players in the united states. they are competing every day with some of them making large amounts of money like the cable industry. i think it is a large market. i'm sure they can. can they go it alone? i think they probably could. emily: do you see that with uber and lyft in the u.s.? that t
Bloomberg
Apr 14, 2017 6:30am EDT
exceptional. talku do not believe me, about brazil, argentina, venezuela, china, india, not quite there. a magnificent -- we have a magnificent work ethic. beingone what to do with more productive, not just steve jobs, the widest and deepest financial markets the world has ever seen. i just made a list of these things. maybe i missed something. it is extraordinary. and we have it today. yes, we have problems. you travel around the world, get in an airplane and travel to other countries and tell me what you think. go to europe, talk about tough regulations and bad politics, we have it all but we need to fix -- we have been shooting ourselves in the foot. we have done a good job shooting ourselves in the foot. [applause] you would never consider running for office, would you? [laughter] jamie: i would love to be the president of the united states of america. they said, you will never have a rich businessman who has never been in politics be president. i was wrong about that. it is too hard. you have to be senator or governor for most people. it is white michael bloomberg would be qualified b
Bloomberg
Jun 4, 2017 2:30pm EDT
. if you don't believe me, and we are talking about britain, brazil, russia, argentina, china, india -- believe me, it is not quite there. we have a magnificent work ethic. we have innovation from the core of our bones. you can ask anyone in this room what we can do to be more productive. on factory floors, we do it. it is not just steve jobs. we have the widest and deepest financial markets the world has ever seen. ok? and i just made a list of these things, and maybe i missed something. it is extraordinary. it is extraordinary. and we have it today. yes, we have problems, but when i hear people down -- if you travel around the world -- get in an airplane and travel around the world and go to these other countries and tell me what you think. go to europe. you want to talk about tough regulations and bad politics. we have it all. we just need to fix -- we have been shooting ourselves in the foot in my opinion. we have done a pretty good job shooting ourselves in the foot. [applause] david: you would never consider running for office, would you? [laughter] jamie: i would love to be pr
Bloomberg
May 13, 2017 11:30pm EDT
europe t is profitable in china. why are you so successful in china? the manufacture cars there? mary: yes, but i think is back to the buick brand. it had a rich history in china of driving some of the chinese official around back in the 1920's and 1930's. great brands. we been able to grow the chevrolet brand and the cadillac. the cadillac is one of fastest-growg xury brands. we build many of the products in country. david: you used to have a lot more brands at general motors. you used to have pontiac that has gone away and oldsmobile. now you have chevrolet, cadillac, buick and gmc. are those the main ones in the united states? mary: yes. david: cadillac, that's your premium. it also makes the presidential limousine, which is like bombproof or something. ever been in that car to see what it's like? what you cnocomment? mary: i can't comment. david: i guess the average person cannot afford to buy some thing like that. probably not. he joined general motors in it was a dominant company, then he went south for a while. what was the atmosphere like when you are working there? mary: it w
Bloomberg
May 20, 2017 1:00pm EDT
the united states. not as profitable in europe and latin america but very profitable in china. why are you so successful in china? they manufacture the cars there? mary: yes, we manufacture several cars there. it is a very strong brand. it had a rich history in china of driving some of the chinese officials around back in the 1920's and 30's. a great brand. we have been able to grow the chevrolet brand and cadillac. cadillac is one of the fastest-growing luxury brands. we build many of the products in-country here. david: general motors used to have more brands, pontiac, oldsmobile. now you have chevrolet, cadillac, buick, and gmc. are those the main ones in the united states? mary: yes. david: cadillac is your premium, right? it also makes the presidential limousine which is bombproof. what is it like? mary: i cannot comment. [laughter] david: i guess the average person could not afford to buy something like that. probably not. it joined general motors but it was a dominant company in the united states. and it went south. what was the atmosphere like working there? mary: clearly, it w
Bloomberg
Jun 10, 2017 11:30pm EDT
latin america, but is profitable in china. why are you so successful in china? do you manufacture cars there? mary: yes, but i think is back to the buick brand. it is a strong brand. it had a rich history in china of driving some of the chinese officials around back in the 1920's and 1930's. so great brand. we have also been able to grow the chevrolet brand, and the cadillac. the cadillac is one of fastest-growing luxury brands. we build many of the products in country there. david: you used to have pontiac, which has gone away, oldsmobile, and now you have chevrolet, cadillac, buick and gmc. are those the main ones in the united states? mary: yes. david: of those, cadillac, for example, that is your premium. right? it also makes the presidential limousine, which is like bombproof or something. have you ever been in that car to see what it's like? or you cannot comment? mary: i can't comment. [laughter] david: i guess the average person cannot afford to buy some thing like that probably? probably not. [laughter] david: you joined general motors in it was a dominant company, then h
Bloomberg
Apr 19, 2017 9:00pm EDT
days of declines. it's really the small caps we are watching for because the china index is a pretty good indicator of sentiment and is nearing a nine-month low. rishaad: oil price move overnight, something in the recovery taking place. the dow on two-month lows. china, lows wein haven't seen also for three months. it's about the open. sophie: it's a crucial open for stocks in china. this is its worst streak so far this year. as you pointed out earlier in the show, this benchmark has not fallen more than 1% so far this year. when you look at the bigger context, there seems to be some support from regulators to get their pledge to make sure they clamp down on activity. we do have stocks in hong kong managing to snap a three-day drop, up about a 10th of 1%.
Bloomberg
Jan 27, 2017 9:30pm EST
to fall behind countries like australia and china when it comes to production. in china, it is a one-stop shop with the mining and battery production happening together. this is a leap chilean companies have been unwilling to make. maybe you could make the batteries here in chile? alejandro: well, for me, it would be excellent, but the company -- we are experts in hydrology, experts in mining, experts in producing lithium. if we put that to produce batteries, we are probably not going to do as well. ♪ ashlee: things have been extra tense between the mines and the chilean government. the feds have put strict quotas on lithium production, and they have also been trying to act tough and save face after some politicos were accused of taking bribes from the mines. environmentalists are not huge fans of the mines either. they say that water is being sucked from nearby lagoons that feed these flocks of sunning flamingos. alejandro: what we do here has absolutely no impact to the flamingos, but we are still responsible for what is happening with them. we need to do counting of the flamingo
Bloomberg
Jul 12, 2017 9:00pm EDT
situation. you got to new york. your father is trying to talk his brother out of going back to china. be aid maybe this would better place for my son to learn to play cello. yo-yo: what happened is by total coincidence my sister, who piano,very well, violin, and we did a small performance someplace in manhattan on our last stop. this franco-american lady who schoolnded an elementary in new york was looking for a music teacher, had heard about i am kindn and said of interested. she came to the concert, and then decided on the spot to ask him to teach at her school. lady, wet met this would have gone back to france and i would have, you know -- david: you might be in private equity. yo-yo: or i might be kissing you on both cheeks. david: you were already fairly accomplished. yo-yo: it depends on how you define it. david: by almost any normal standards. you are already well known. did you meet him and what did he think of your playing? yo-yo: i was taken to him at age , and i have him writing something in my autograph book, and i played for him and he good, that you should also play basebal
Bloomberg
Apr 17, 2017 4:30am EDT
. china's growth -- we have additional numbers. a secondlebrated straight quarter as investment picked up and retail sales rose. fixed asset investment group above 9%. march retail sales expanding 11%. a quick check on the markets. seeing downside pressure on the dollar index. this is bloomberg. ♪ >> my father counseled me my whole life, never work for big business. you need to be independent. control your own firm, he called it. he set up -- he was an engineer. he set up his own practice, when he had seven children at the age of 37, with no income. and obviously, he was successful. he was not particularly financially motivated. he was very intellectually curious. to him, education, reading, ideas, debate where the essence of family function. >> you live here now, but you go back and see your siblings. what did i think, now you are a famous person in the united states? do they treat you any different than when you were growing up? >> you must have known my siblings very well, or australians, for that matter. there is actually a cultural phenomenon in australia which i think is a trui
Bloomberg
Jan 21, 2017 9:00am EST
multilingual. 30% of the malaysian population and cultural links to india china, which is the two largest economies in asia. -- in english, the language of commerce. >> you have got a diverse, talent which is good in english which you need to if you want to work for a multinational. skills training. people who had the opportunity to work in many different parts of the business, which can be exported -- to help us develop new businesses in other parts of the world. >> i'm product the team that works here. we do procurement and product line management, and we do risk management. it's a multinational that has offices around the world,. different sets of working culture, different sets of people. it is about how we actually adapt and accept and try to work together. been very impressed with the amount of skill set the laser has been able to fulfill in large multinational businesses when they have moved here. one of the big transport k.l. is the skills being outsourced from other countries into kuala lumpur. that were not be possible if the skill set was not here for them to recee those functi
Bloomberg
Jun 28, 2017 9:00pm EDT
good start for the markets in china. the hang seng index gaining .7%, and you mentioned tech shares leading the gains, up 1.4%. the only sector losing ground is energy, although oil prices are gaining for a fifth consecutive session. regulators will start looking into that sell off of some small s we saw earlier in the week, 17 companies losing 40% of
Bloomberg
Jul 19, 2017 9:00pm EDT
brother out of moving back to china. and then he said maybe this would be a better place for my son to learn to play cello. the cello. yo-yo: what happened is by total coincidence my sister, who played very well, violin, piano, and we did a small performance someplace in manhattan on our last stop. and this franco-american lady who had founded an elementary school in new york was looking for a music teacher, had heard ma, andis person, dr. said i am kind of interested. she came to the concert, and then decided on the spot to ask him to teach at her school. and so had we not met this lady, we would have gone back to france and i would have, you know -- david: you might be in private equity. yo-yo: or i might be kissing you on both cheeks. david: right. you were already fairly accomplished. now because we are in the kennedy center -- yo-yo: it depends on how you define it. david: by almost any normal standards you were already well known. you are ready met the man who is considered the greatest cellist of the first half of the 20th century. did you meet him and what did he think of your
Bloomberg
Sep 27, 2017 9:00pm EDT
that gong being struck at the hong kong stock exchange as china's first online only ensure begins trading. we will be watching that stock throughout the day. over the very high valuation. that's get to the rest of the market. hong kong has clearly opened for trading. sophie: the big show this morning was that trump trade coming
Bloomberg
Sep 9, 2017 3:30am EDT
, u.s. and japan and china, but they stick only to a small country in terms of demand. it is a big country in terms of beauty and luxury brands, so i am happy i went back to italy to start a business because of the extra brands, it is the place to get brands like few others. but i think my advice is when you think about the business, a needs to be applied to global. we're talking also about unemployment. spain, india k, everywhere. -- in the u.k., everywhere. the true story is there is shortage in turn of -- terms of people trained in digital. 'sat is why yoox net-a-porter group is a part of this coalition and union to train people to reach the one million people able to work in digital, because for the companies, i see our company is desperately looking for talent on digital all the time. still probablyis the biggest part of my job. trying to find talent out there. francine: where do you see yourself in five years? federico: i see yoox net-a-porter group doubling in size. we expect from our strategic plan. we are on track with a growth of 20% year on year, which is what we did las
Bloomberg
Jun 7, 2017 9:00pm EDT
with tapering? trade figures out of china in the next couple of hours. looking also at trade numbers out of australia. haidi: that's right. hopefully they aren't as gloomy as the weather behind me. seen putting us to shame here in sydney. we are waiting for the trade numbers on the back of a moderate surprised when it comes to that gdp print yesterday. take a look at this chart. scratching ourn heads as to why the aussie dollar has been so resilient. a couple of analysts suggesting further downside when it comes to the aussie. a chart showing yield premiums continue to narrow while the aussie dollar since around that 75 level. we will take a look at the latest trade numbers. >> trade figures worse than expected for april, $.5 billion surplus.
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