Byrne on Egypt, Philippines, Japan Debt Ratings

Aug. 16 (Bloomberg) -- Thomas Byrne, senior vice-president for sovereign risk at Moody's Investors Service, talks about the credit ratings outlook for Egypt, the Philippines and Japan. Egypt’s army-backed government declared a state of emergency following police clashes with Islamist protesters, as deaths from the crackdown passed 500. Byrne speaks with Rishaad Salamat and Susan Li on Bloomberg Television's "Asia Edge." (Source: Bloomberg)
Ev Williams’ Obvious Ventures Raises $123,456,789
52:14 - Today’s "BWest Byte" is $123,456,789, for the amount of money Twitter co-founder Ev Williams and his team at Obvious Ventures raised for their first fund. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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