Rudd Gets Boost in Polls After Ousting Gillard

July 1 (Bloomberg) -- Kevin Rudd took the lead as Australia’s preferred prime minister in the first polls since he ousted Julia Gillard, as his Labor party narrowed the gap against the opposition ahead of this year’s election. Paul Allen reports on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

China's Challenges: PMI Weakens to Lowest in Three Years
09:20 - China’s manufacturing conditions slipped to the weakest level in more than three years as sluggishness in the nation’s old growth drivers add to risks facing the government’s growth target. Bloomberg's Stephen Engle takes a look at the numbers on "Trending Business." (Source: Bloomberg)
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