Gillard's Party `Very Unlikely' to Win Election

March 22 (Bloomberg) -- Peter Chen, who teaches media politics, public policy and Australian politics at the University of Sydney, talks about the nation's political situation and his expectations for the Sept. 14 election. Prime Minister Julia Gillard retained leadership of the governing Labor party after predecessor Kevin Rudd declined to challenge her in a ballot yesterday. Chen speaks with Susan Li on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

Why BAT's Reynolds Bid Is a Big Deal for Big Tobacco
40:13 - British American Tobacco Plc has made a bid to purchase the remaining portion of Reynolds American Inc. in a move that could open up a wave of M&A activity in the tobacco industry. Bloomberg Intelligence's Duncan Fox reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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