Frenkel Withdraws Candidacy for Bank of Israel Head

July 30 (Bloomberg) -- Jacob Frenkel withdrew his candidacy to retake the job of Bank of Israel governor, saying he suffered an “avalanche of abuse” since Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu nominated him last month. Elliott Gotkine reports on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Is Black Friday Fading to Grey?
26:40 - Huw McKay, senior international economist at Westpac, discusses the prospects for black Friday as consumer confidence declines. He speaks to Bloomberg's Angie Lau on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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