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Bloomberg
Nov 18, 2017 9:00am EST
globalize the platform. we did not want to spend the money to be big in china or africa. i worked in appliances. i would not have be ceo if i had not spent four years in the appliances business. i loved the brand and have great affection for it, but we were chopping wood. we were not on a path to greatness. we can take that capital and put it in our energy business. david: what about nbc universal? your predecessor bought that business and it was profitable. didn't you like hanging out with tv stars and movie stars? jeffrey: good industry. good team. we generated a good return for the company. here was my value added with nbc. make better shows. david: just tell them to make better shows. jeffrey: we were not adding a lot of value. number two, you could see the industry was going through this change. we always did strategic reviews. one of our theories in 2010 when we sold it is we believe the ability to preserve pricing power can only be captured by those people that own the pipes and content. we had no interest in owning the pipes. three, unless you are in an existential way willin
Bloomberg
Nov 19, 2017 10:00am EST
money to be big in china. we did not want to spend the money to be big in africa. i worked in appliances. i would not have been ceo if i had not spent four years in the appliance business. i had great affection and i loved the brand, so i had great affection for it, but we were just chopping wood. you know, we worked, -- weren't, we weren't on a path to greatness. we could take that capital and put it in our energy business. our aviation business. david: what about nbc universal? your predecessor bought that business, and it was profitable. didn't you like hanging out with tv stars and movie stars? you didn't like that? jeffrey: so, good industry, good team. dance we generated a good return -- and we generated a good return for the company in the time we had it, here was my value added with nbc. make better shows. i'm just telling make better , shows. as a company, we were not adding a lot of value. number two, you could see the industry was going through this kind of change. we always did, as a board, strategic reviews of nbc. i think one of our theories in 2010 when we sold
Bloomberg
Apr 30, 2017 7:00pm EDT
pressure on pyongyang. president trump has threatened to act alone if china does not rein in its ally. the first official economic indicators for china signal growth may be slowing with the factory gate falling to 51.2. tighter property curbs and stricter financial regulations are likely to hit output at well. has takenovery another step forward with $4.5 billion in operating profit, leaning on the playstation, where operating profits will account for about a third of total profit. the company is expecting strong growth at its memory chip division. high order to maintain a profit level, we should challenge new business areas, but we should not be too aggressive. details about the management strategy will be announced in may. haidi: the french presidential macron has won an endorsement from angela merkel, saying he would make a strong president. she said her support should not the as a surprise given candidacy of marine le pen. global news 24 hours a day powered by more than 2600 journalists and analysts in more than 120 countries. this is bloomberg. a quick check of the markets, setting up
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
Apr 13, 2017 9:00pm EDT
white house for a wide-ranging interview. the president said he will not label china a currency manipulator, a reversal from the campaign. also talked about keeping janet yellen as chairwoman of the fed, even though he previously said he would like to replace her at the end of the year. they covered many subjects. we would like to cover this with gerry
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