Philippines' Purisima on S&P Rating, Economy

May 3 (Bloomberg) -- Philippine Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima talks about the nation's investment grade rating by Standard & Poor's, and the outlook for the domestic economy. The Philippines beat Indonesia to win an investment grade from S&P’s, as President Benigno Aquino outshines Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono in improving government finances and spurring growth. Purisima speaks with Susan Li on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

Why a Gannett-Tronc Deal May Be in Doubt
47:17 - Banks financing Gannett's potential takeover of Tronc Inc. have backed out, according to people familiar with the matter, putting a merger of the newspaper companies in doubt. Bloomberg's Alex Sherman reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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