Welcome Aboard! USS Blue Ridge Docks in China

Aug. 8 (Bloomberg) –- The U-S Secretary of State visits Asia this weekend, aiming to reduce tensions in the South China Sea. His visit coincides with reports that Beijing intends to build permanent structures on islands disputed with Vietnam. It's ever more complicated, and affects the whole region, as Bloomberg's Christine Hah now reports. (Source: Bloomberg)
China Manufacturing PMI Contracts in August
58:43 - China releases its manufacturing PMI data for August. Bloomberg's Stephen Engle reports on "Trending Business." (Source: Bloomberg)
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