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BOJ Policy Putting Cart Before Horse: Rabobank's Every

Michael Every, head of financial markets research at Rabobank Group in Hong Kong, talks about economic and foreign exchange policy in Japan, Korea and China. He speaks with Angie Lau on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

AirAsia Returns to Profit on Cheap Oil, Thai Unit

AirAsia returned to a profit last quarter with the help of lower fuel expenses and a better performance from its Thai affiliate. Bloomberg's Haslinda Amin takes a look at the numbers on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

Hong Kong Regulator Confirms Hanergy Investigation

Hong Kong’s markets regulator confirmed it’s investigating Hanergy Thin Film Power Group, brushing aside a denial from the chairman of the solar company that a probe was underway. Bloomberg's Shery Ahn reports on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

Sony's 'Aloha' Opens: Will Bad Word of Mouth Sink It?

Sony Pictures is blocking reviews of "Aloha" until just a few hours before moviegoers can see it Thursday. But one’s already in, from the studio’s recently departed chairman. She called it "ridiculous." Bloomberg's Anousha Sakoui has more on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

Superstition Forces Female Engineer to Quit Japan

There's a gender revolution under way in Japan, as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pushes for greater numbers of women in senior positions in the workforce. Yet one of the most successful female engineers couldn't find success at home. Bloomberg reports on what she was able to achieve elsewhere. (Source: Bloomberg)

BOJ Doesn't Need to Ease Policy Further, Smith Says

Nicholas Smith, a Tokyo-based strategist at CLSA Ltd., talks about Japan's economy, central bank policy and the yen. The Bank of Japan's main gauge of inflation slowed to zero, as cheaper oil prices counter Governor Haruhiko Kuroda's effort to reflate the economy. Smith speaks with Angie Lau on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

The Top Three Stocks to Watch in Asia Today

In today’s “Stock Exchange,” Bloomberg’s Yvonne Man, Shery Ahn and David Ingles discuss today’s top three stocks to watch in Asia on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Luxury

Top 10 Luxury Brand Value Falls 6% to $105B

In today’s “Brandstanding” segment, Millward Brown Hong Kong and Taiwan Managing Director Rupam Borthakur discusses the value of luxury brands, brand sponsorships and the future of the sector. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Rishaad Salamat on “Trending Business.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Breaking Down Tiffany's Earnings Numbers

Tiffany posted first-quarter profit that exceeded analysts’ estimates after newer products such as its T collection helped fuel sales. Bloomberg's Chris Rovzar and Olivia Sterns report on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg Surveillance

Is There a Bubble Brewing in Tech?

Warburg Pincus Managing Director Bill Janeway discusses where he sees a tech bubble. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Avago Sets Chip Industry High in $37B Broadcom Deal

Avago Technologies has agreed to buy Broadcom Corp in a $37 billion deal which becomes the largest-ever purchase in the semiconductor industry. Bloomberg’s Jeff McCracken reports on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Is the F-35 Fighter Jet Finally Ready for Action?

More than 3,000 F-35 fighters may be built for about $350 billion, passing the fleet-leading F-16, as the U.S. and allies set out to replace a diverse set of grou nd strike and aerial combat aircraft. Bloomberg's Peter Cook reports on its readiness for action on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

How Does U.S. Counter China’s Growing Military Might?

Admiral James Stavridis, dean at Tuft’s Fletcher School, discusses China’s military strategy as it plans to expand the reach of its navy and how that impacts U.S. military plans in the Pacific Ocean and the equipment needs of the Navy. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Why It's Easier and Cheaper to Put Tech to Work

Warburg Pincus Managing Director Bill Janeway discusses tech mergers and acquisitions and the commoditization of the semiconductor industry. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Bloomberg West

Google Bets on Android Pay: Bloomberg West (05/28)

Full episode of "Bloomberg West." Guests: Braintree's Juan Benitez, Matt Daus, former NYC TLC commissioner, Gabe Klein, special ventures partner at Fontinalis Partners, Udacity co-founder Sebastian Thrun and Pebble Technology CEO Eric Migicovsky. (Source: Bloomberg)

Android 101: How Udacity Can Help Make Better Apps

Udacity co-founder Sebastian Thrun discusses the company's partnership with Google that gives Android developers a curriculum to help tackle the growing demands of the mobile operating system. He speaks with Bloomberg's Emily Chang from Google's I/O developers conference in San Francisco. (Source: Bloomberg)

Are Taxi Regulators Qualified to Approve App Updates?

Matt Daus, former NYC TLC commissioner, and Gabe Klein, special ventures partner at Fontinalis Partners, discuss the proposed rules by New York City's Taxi and Limousine Commission to regulate car service apps. They speak with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

How Will Customers Benefit From Android Pay?

Juan Benitez, chief technology officer at Braintree, and Bloomberg's Cory Johnson discuss Google's upgrades to Android announced today at Google's I/O developers conference in San Francisco. They speak with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Billionaires

Billionaires' Deal Club Still Lacks Dish's Ergen

Charlie Ergen is once again on the outside of consolidation as another telecom mogul strikes a deal. The billionaire’s satellite-TV provider Dish Network is still flying solo after more than $700 billion in industry deals by rivals in the last three years. Bloomberg's Brooke Sutherland has more on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

The Billionaire Behind Charter's Bid for Time Warner

Charter Communications recently announced it will buy Time Warner Cable for $55 billion. The merger will create the second-largest cable company in the U.S., with 17 million subscribers compared with Comcast’s 22 million. The big winner in this deal: John Malone, controlling shareholder of Charter and the most important media mogul you’ve never heard of. Bloomberg Businessweek’s Sam Grobart reports. (Source: Bloomberg)

Goldin Chairman Made, and Lost, Billions

The Chinese tycoon who lost billions when his companies plunged in Hong Kong says he simply doesn’t care. Goldin Chairman Pan Sutong has seen shares soar and plunge over the last six months. Bloomberg’s Frederik Balfour reports on “Trending Business.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Russia’s Richest Man Keeps Getting Richer

Bloomberg’s Ryan Chilcote recaps his interview with Russia’s richest man, Vladimir Potanin, chief executive officer of Norilsk Nickle, who spoke about the impact of sanctions against Russia and his relationship with President Vladimir Putin. He speaks on “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

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