Japan Stocks Rise on Abe Win

The yen fell to its weakest level since April 2011 versus the dollar after Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party swept to power in Japanese elections yesterday, giving him a mandate to act on pledges of expanded fiscal and monetary stimulus.

Is Black Friday Fading to Grey?
47:15 - Huw McKay, senior international economist at Westpac, discusses the prospects for black Friday as consumer confidence declines. He speaks to Bloomberg's Angie Lau on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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