Persimmon CEO Says Market Can Sustain Rate Increase

Aug. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Persimmon Plc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Fairburn talks about first-half sales at the U.K.'s largest homebuilder by market value and the outlook for the housing market. He speaks with Manus Cranny and Mark Barton on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

What Is China's Interest in Middle East Investment?
10:46 - Marios Maratheftis, chief economist at Standard Chartered Bank, talks about China's interest in continued investment in the Middle East. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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