Politician's Shrine Visit May `Poison' China Ties

Japanese opposition leader Shinzo Abe’s visit to a shrine honoring Japan’s war dead is a provocative act that may poison ties with China, Xinhua News Agency said, amid higher tensions between the two countries.
China Interventions Can't Hold Off PMI Contraction
31:03 - China's Purchasing Managers' Index fell in August, registering 49.7 to indicate contraction, in spite of numerous interventions by the Chinese government. Bloomberg's Nick Wadhams examines the data on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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