Nationalists Ramp Up Protests as Abe Opens Economy

Nov. 19 (Bloomberg) -- For two decades Japan has languished as its closest Asian rivals rose in prominence. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is trying to reverse that trend allowing a nascent recovery in business ties with China and South Korea. Abe’s scaling down of Japanese nationalist proposals won't please far-right wing groups, who want to see Japan assert itself in the region. Bloomberg's Scilla Alecci reports. (Source: Bloomberg)
Square Rival iZettle Raises $67M From Intel and Zouk
21:13 - Today’s "BWest Byte" is $67 million, for how much iZettle, a Swedish payments startup and rival to Jack Dorsey's Square, has raised from Intel and Zouk. Bloomberg's Matt Miller reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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