U.S. Jobless Claims Fall to Lowest Level in 5 Years

Aug. 1 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. initial jobless claims declined by 19,000 to 326,000 in the week ended July 27, the fewest since January 2008, from a revised 345,000 the prior week, the Labor Department reported today in Washington. Alix Steel and Michael McKee report on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

The Challenges Facing OPEC's Oil Output Deal
48:48 - Jodie Gunzberg, global head of commodities and real assets at S&P Dow Jones Indicies, discusses the challenges OPEC faces in getting the production cuts into play, how to play the volatility in the oil market and the outlook for gold. She speaks to Bloomberg's Yvonne Man and Ramy Inocencio on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia." (Source: Bloomberg)
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