Just How Bad Is the Pollution in Beijing?

Feb. 24 (Bloomberg) -- Beijing’s air pollution reached eight times World Health Organization-recommended levels as smog in the city persisted for a fourth day, prompting China’s environmental protection regulator to send inspection teams to the capital and surrounding areas. Stephen Engle explains just how bad the pollution is on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)

Mack: Budget's Public Transit Tax Is Hit to Middle Class
53:36 - Oil and gas drillers, doctors, bus riders and brewers will pay more tax under the 2017 federal budget, though most Canadians will see little change in their personal or corporate taxes. GMP Securities Director of Fixed Income Joey Mack and C.D. Howe CEO Bill Robson analyze the budget and discuss criticism of tax changes that "hit the middle class” on Bloomberg TV Canada. (Source: Bloomberg)
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