Beijing Subway System Shows Need for Expansion

Oct. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Christine Hah reports on the crowded Beijing subway system, the oldest metro in mainland China, which transports over 10 million passengers each day. After about $5 trillion in spending on infrastructure over the past five years, China still needs more. The nation struggles to provide drinkable tap water, millions of people live in shantytowns and the length of the rail network is yet to match that of the U.S. in 1880. (Source: Bloomberg)
Bank of Japan Keeps Record Stimulus Unchanged
06:23 - The Bank of Japan has refrained from adding to its stimulus program amid growing speculation that signs of a recession may press it to act at the end of the month. Bloomberg's David Ingles reports on "Asia Edge." (Source: Bloomberg)
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