Abe's Policies Are Not Working, Economist Says

June 19 (Bloomberg) -- Takuji Okubo, chief economist at Japan Macro Advisors in Tokyo, talks about the nation's economy. Japan’s exports surged by the most since 2010 as the yen weakened and shipments to the U.S. jumped, boosting Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s campaign to revive the world’s third-largest economy. Okubo speaks with Zeb Eckert on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

National Bank of Canada Wins N. American Panda Bond Race
30:08 - National Bank of Canada is set to become the first North American bank to issue panda bonds, joining international lenders including Standard Chartered Plc and HSBC Holdings Plc in issuing yuan-denominated securities in China’s domestic bond market. Bloomberg's Allison McNeely reports. (Source: Bloomberg)
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