Japan Recession Possible on Sales Tax Hike: Okubo

Dec. 13 (Bloomberg) -- Takuji Okubo, chief economist at Japan Macro Advisors in Tokyo, talks about Japan's economy, and the nation's government and central bank policies. He speaks in Hong Kong with Angie Lau on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

Australia Consumer Prices Rise Faster Than Forecast
27:29 - Australian consumer prices accelerated last quarter as fruit and electricity prices jumped, suggesting the central bank will leave interest rates on hold next week. Bloomberg's Paul Allen reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia." (Source: Bloomberg)
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