Rupkey on Jobless Claims, Durable Goods Orders

July 26 (Bloomberg) -- Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, talks about U.S. initial jobless claims for the week of July 21 released today and U.S. durable goods orders. Applications for jobless benefits decreased by 35,000 to 353,000, Labor Department figures showed. Bookings for goods meant to last at least three years rose 1.6 percent in June, a Commerce Department report said today. (Source: Bloomberg)
Indonesia's Electricity Project Faces Farmer Contentions
14:47 - Indonesia's push to boost its power supply is facing heated contentions from those who don't want to see power plants built in their back yard. Rosalind Chin reports on the country's power struggle. (Source: Bloomberg)
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