Japan Enters Recession Before Election

The world's third largest economy is officially back in recession just five days before the country's general election. It's the fifth recession in 15 years, and comes as the opposition leader Shinzo Abe demands for more economic stimulus. Aika Nanao looks at what this election means for Abe and Japan.
We Delivered on the Changes We Promised: Ryanair
24:57 - Ryanair Chief Marketing Officer Kenny Jacobs discusses his company's August traffic figures, how they're improving customer experiences and the outlook for the airline. He speaks to Bloomberg's Guy Johnson and Anna Edwards on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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