Ben Collett, Head, Asian Equities, Sunrise Brokers, says plans to raise capital spending by firms, as indicated in the Tankan survey, is a surprise and discusses what that means for Japanese shares.
Robert: Let us, the viewers, do the fact-checking and research. Argumentation is as much about the presentation as it is the facts. Besides, what are the sources for the so-called facts? I sure as hell don't rely on "smart journalists" to provide facts to begin with. The moderator is just that, s/he moderates. Besides, both candidates tend to skew reality. It is up to each debater to possess a certain fund of knowledge and challenge the other when s/he perceive his/her opponent is making inaccurate, irrational, false, or BS statements.