Drink Up! Tax Stays on Rum for Public Good

Jan. 2 (Bloomberg) -- On today's "Weird Wall Street," Bloomberg News discusses bizarre stories in business. They speak on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
Japan Consumer Spending Stalls: Is This a Warning Signal?
06:48 - Japan’s retail sales fell in March the most since 1998, cutting against central bank chief Haruhiko Kuroda’s view that cheaper energy will give a boost to the world’s third-biggest economy. Bloomberg's Shery Ahn reports on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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