Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan Stocks Favored

April 12 (Bloomberg) -- Bill Maldonado, chief investment officer for Asia Pacific at HSBC Global Asset Management, talks about regional stocks. Maldonado also discusses the U.S. economy and stocks. He speaks in Singapore with Haslinda Amin on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
What You Need to Know: China, Australia GDP, Oil
44:42 - Bloomberg's Jonathan Ferro briefs you on the top stories of the day.
  • Iran Committed to Boosting Oil Supply
  • Australia's Economy Slows on Exports Slump
  • Will the Rally for the U.S. Dollar Return?