Pope Prays for Ferry Victims at Mass in Daejeon

Aug. 15 (Bloomberg) -- Pope Francis led prayers today for the victims of the Sewol ferry disaster in an open-air mass at a soccer stadium Daejeon on the second day of his trip to South Korea. Francis is the first pope to visit the nation since John Paul II a quarter of a century ago. The Sewol sinking on April 16 killed more than 300 people, mostly high school students. (Source: APTN)

China Merchant Bank's Asia Push
52:25 - China Merchants Bank is launching a new private banking center in Singapore. It's part of a plan to capitalize on the growing flow of Chinese wealth into international markets to become the largest private bank in Asia. Vice President Liu Jianjun speaks with Bloomberg's Tom MacKenzie. (Source: Bloomberg)
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