Kalanick Hires Plouffe for `Candidate' Uber's Campaign

Aug. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Travis Kalanick, chief executive officer of Uber Technologies Inc., and David Plouffe, a former top political adviser to President Barack Obama, talk about the company's decision to hire Plouffe as senior vice president of policy and strategy, Uber's competition with rival Lyft Inc. and its relationship with its drivers. Uber, a San Francisco-based startup, makes a mobile car-booking application. Kalanick and Plouffe speak with Trish Regan on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

Here's Why MSCI May Give Pakistan a 'Headache'
11:48 - EFG-Hermes Holdings SAE expects Pakistani equities to be so popular with overseas funds this week that the country’s stock market could attract more money than it can handle the day before MSCI restores the nation to emerging-market status. Bloomberg's Ravil Shirodkar reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
  • Why Mark Mobius Is Optimistic About Emerging Markets
  • PBOC Considers Changing CNY Fixing
  • Trade, Climate Change in Focus at EU-China Summit