Ahold 2Q Rev. EU 7.42B; Analyst Est. EU7.5B

Aug. 21 (Bloomberg) –- Bloomberg’s Caroline Hyde reports earnings for Dutch retailer Ahold which missed estimates on both sales and profit. She speaks to Manus Cranny and Mark Barton on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Putin Takes a Pay Cut as Approval Rating Rises to 85%
48:15 - EU ministers reviewed the status of sanctions against Russia at a meeting in Riga, Latvia while Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a cut in his pay as his approval rating rose to 85 percent in a new poll. Bloomberg’s Henry Meyer reports on “The Pulse.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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