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Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
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VPRO
Unreported World

Unreported World

Unreported World’s reporters travel to some of the most dangerous and neglected parts of the globe offering the viewer an unrivalled insight into the daily reality for those whose lives are rarely glimpsed by the global news machine.
3 Episodes
Passion
Big Problems, Big Thinkers

Big Problems, Big Thinkers

Big Problems, Big Thinkers features acclaimed journalist Terre Blair interviewing an extraordinary group of leaders to find solutions to some of the most urgent challenges facing humanity.
1 Episode
Bloomberg
Game Changers

Game Changers

An original documentary series providing a compelling look at the business leaders and entrepreneurs who climbed to the top and changed our world.
1 Episode
Bloomberg

Current Affairs Episodes

Boris arrives at Downing St after meeting with the Queen

Boris arrives at Downing St after meeting with the Queen

Boris Johnson arrives back at Downing St after meeting with the Queen
27secs
ITN
Corbyn departs home after general election defeat

Corbyn departs home after general election defeat

Jeremy Corbyn departs home after general election defeat
1min
ITN
Global Market Rally Is More About U.S-China Trade Than U.K.: UBS's Yu

Global Market Rally Is More About U.S-China Trade Than U.K.: UBS's Yu

Geoffrey Yu, head of U.K. investment office at UBS Wealth Management, examines the global market rally in the wake of a U.S.-China "phase one" trade deal and the U.K. election.
1min
Bloomberg
How a $450 Million Loss Was Made to Disappear

How a $450 Million Loss Was Made to Disappear

11 years after one of Europe's biggest banking scandals, 13 executives have been sentenced and financial penalties of $175 million have been dealt. Bloomberg investigates how Deutsche Bank and Monte Dei Paschi cooked their books to make a half bil...
11mins
Bloomberg
Boris Johnson travels to Buckingham Palace

Boris Johnson travels to Buckingham Palace

Boris Johnson travels to Buckingham Palace following election win
1min
ITN
RBS Shares Soar as Johnson Win Crushes Risk of Nationalization

RBS Shares Soar as Johnson Win Crushes Risk of Nationalization

Howard Davies, chairman at RBS, discusses the surge in his firm's shares after Boris Johnson's Conservatives won a majority in the U.K. election.
1min
Bloomberg
Cameron: This result marks the end of Corbyn

Cameron: This result marks the end of Corbyn

David Cameron gives his support to Boris following election win.
1min
ITN
U.K. Election Was a Re-Run of Brexit Referendum, Labour's Lavery Says

U.K. Election Was a Re-Run of Brexit Referendum, Labour's Lavery Says

U.K. Labour Party Chairman Ian Lavery reflects on the Labour Party's showing in the U.K. election as the Conservative Party is set for its biggest majority since 1987.
3mins
Bloomberg
Johnson Calls NHS the Conservative Government's 'Top Priority'

Johnson Calls NHS the Conservative Government's 'Top Priority'

Boris Johnson speaks in London about his Conservative Party's commitment to the National Health Service following their emphatic election victory that redraws the political map of Britain.
2mins
Bloomberg
European Parliament VP Doesn't See U.K. Withdrawal by End of 2020

European Parliament VP Doesn't See U.K. Withdrawal by End of 2020

European Parliament Vice President Mairead McGuinness discusses the next steps in the Brexit process following the Conservative Party's victory in the U.K. election.
4mins
Bloomberg
Former Tory leader Iain Duncan Smith speaks on PM's future

Former Tory leader Iain Duncan Smith speaks on PM's future

Iain Duncan Smith on what the Tories do next
1min
ITN
Sterling Now Fully Pricing-In All of the Good News: CIBC's Stretch

Sterling Now Fully Pricing-In All of the Good News: CIBC's Stretch

Jeremy Stretch, head of G10 FX strategy at Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, says sterling is "rallying hard" on the conservative majority in the U.K. election.
1min
Bloomberg
Labour's McDonnell Heckled During Concession Speech

Labour's McDonnell Heckled During Concession Speech

U.K. Labour Party Treasury spokesman John McDonnell gives a speech about his party's "extremely disappointing" performance in the general election. He made the speech after being re-elected as the Member of Parliament for the Hayes and Harlington ...
3mins
Bloomberg
McDonnell: I think it's time we had a woman as party leader

McDonnell: I think it's time we had a woman as party leader

John McDonnell thinks it's time for a woman to lead the party
1min
ITN
Boris Johnson: 'We pulled it off'

Boris Johnson: 'We pulled it off'

Boris Johnson has addressed Conservative voters following his victory.
2mins
ITN
Johnson Pledges to Earn Continued Support of Voters

Johnson Pledges to Earn Continued Support of Voters

Boris Johnson speaks in London about his Conservative Party's emphatic election victory that redraws the political map of Britain and gives the prime minister the mandate he needs to pull the U.K. out of the European Union next month.
2mins
Bloomberg
Tories Win Parliamentary Majority

Tories Win Parliamentary Majority

It's official. The Conservative Party has secured a majority in an historic general election. U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's victory will allow him to carry out his main promise - to get Brexit done.
5mins
Bloomberg
McDonnell: I won't be taking over as leader

McDonnell: I won't be taking over as leader

John McDonnell says he won't take over from Jeremy Corbyn.
1min
ITN
Mixed feelings for Farage as Brexit Party fails to win seat

Mixed feelings for Farage as Brexit Party fails to win seat

Nigel Farage reflects on the Brexit Party's performance in the election.
1min
ITN
The Election That Upended Britain: Corbyn, Johnson, Swinson React

The Election That Upended Britain: Corbyn, Johnson, Swinson React

Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn, Liberal Democrat Leader Jo Swinson and European Council President Charles Michel react to the Conservative Party's emphatic election victory that redraws the political map of Britain...
1min
Bloomberg
EU Is Prepared for a Deal With UK, Bruegel's Wolff Says

EU Is Prepared for a Deal With UK, Bruegel's Wolff Says

Guntram Wolff, director at the Bruegel research institute in Brussels, talks about the U.K. election and the implications for the Brexit negotiations. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party won a majority in the election, raising hopes ...
4mins
Bloomberg
BOE May Keep Rates on Hold Throughout 2020, Investec's Shaw Says

BOE May Keep Rates on Hold Throughout 2020, Investec's Shaw Says

Philip Shaw, chief economist at Investec, discusses how Boris Johnson's victory in the U.K. election might affect Bank of England's policy. Shaw also talks about European Central Bank and Federal Reserve policies with Nejra Cehic and Anna Edwards ...
5mins
Bloomberg
Boris Johnson arrives at CCHQ

Boris Johnson arrives at CCHQ

Boris Johnson has arrived at Conservative Campaign Headquarters.
27secs
ITN
Conservatives win overall majority in 2019 General Election

Conservatives win overall majority in 2019 General Election

The Conservatives have secured an overall majority in the General Election.
1min
ITN
Carrie Symonds arrives with dog Dilyn

Carrie Symonds arrives with dog Dilyn

Boris Johnson's girlfriend Carrie Symonds arrived with rescue dog Dilyn.
2mins
ITN
Johnson: Government Given 'Powerful' Mandate to Get Brexit Done

Johnson: Government Given 'Powerful' Mandate to Get Brexit Done

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who is on course to win a large majority in the U.K. election, said his Conservative government has been given a "powerful new mandate to get Brexit done." He spoke after being re-elected as Member of Parliament ...
2mins
Bloomberg
Sturgeon: Scotland has sent a strong message

Sturgeon: Scotland has sent a strong message

Nicola Sturgeon says Scotland has sent a "strong message" after SNP gains.
1min
ITN
Liberal Democrat Swinson: These Results Will Bring Dread, Dismay

Liberal Democrat Swinson: These Results Will Bring Dread, Dismay

U.K. Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson speaks after losing her parliamentary seat to the Scottish National Party. She failed to hold on to the Dunbartonshire East constituency just five months after becoming head of her party.
2mins
Bloomberg
Tories take back Kensington by 150 votes

Tories take back Kensington by 150 votes

The Conservatives have taken back Kensington from Labour.
2mins
ITN
Jo Swinson has lost her seat of Dunbartonshire East

Jo Swinson has lost her seat of Dunbartonshire East

Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson has lost her Dunbartonshire East seat.
1min
ITN
Theresa May retains seat in Maidenhead

Theresa May retains seat in Maidenhead

Theresa May has retained her seat in Maidenhead
2mins
ITN
Boris Johnson arrives for Uxbridge results

Boris Johnson arrives for Uxbridge results

Boris Johnson arrives in constituency for result.
2mins
ITN
Boris Johnson holds Uxbridge & Ruislip South

Boris Johnson holds Uxbridge & Ruislip South

Boris Johnson has held on to the constituency of Uxbridge and Ruislip South.
2mins
ITN
Jeremy Corbyn Says He'll Stand Down as Labour Party Leader

Jeremy Corbyn Says He'll Stand Down as Labour Party Leader

Jeremy Corbyn said he will stand down as leader of the U.K.'s opposition Labour Party as early results confirmed the exit poll forecast of a big majority for Boris Johnson's Conservatives. "I will not lead the party in any future general election ...
3mins
Bloomberg
2020 Is the Inflection Point for FinTech: WeLab's Loong

2020 Is the Inflection Point for FinTech: WeLab's Loong

Simon Loong, founder and group chief executive officer at WeLab, discusses what his company does, the firm's valuation and virtual banking. He speaks exclusively on "Bloomberg Brexit & Beyond: The U.K.
4mins
Bloomberg
Corbyn: I will not lead Labour in future general elections

Corbyn: I will not lead Labour in future general elections

Jeremy Corbyn announces he will not lead Labour in future general elections.
1min
ITN
Fight breaks out as John McDonnell is jeered at count

Fight breaks out as John McDonnell is jeered at count

A fight breaks out as John McDonnell gives his victory speech.
1min
ITN
Nigel Dodds loses his seat in North Belfast

Nigel Dodds loses his seat in North Belfast

Nigel Dodds has lost his seat to Sinn Fein's John Finucane.
2mins
ITN
Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab retains his seat

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab retains his seat

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has retained his seat.
1min
ITN
Goldsmith loses Richmond Park

Goldsmith loses Richmond Park

Conservative Zac Goldsmith has lost his seat in Richmond Park.
1min
ITN
Tories hold onto Cities of London and Westminster

Tories hold onto Cities of London and Westminster

Conservatives have held onto Cities of London and Westminster.
1min
ITN
Tories take Bishop Auckland for first time in history

Tories take Bishop Auckland for first time in history

The Conservatives win the traditionally Labour seat of Bishop Auckland.
1min
ITN
Coffee Gets A Jolt to Close 2019 As Illycaffe Seeks Proper Price

Coffee Gets A Jolt to Close 2019 As Illycaffe Seeks Proper Price

In this week's "Commodity-In-Chief" on "Bloomberg Commodities Edge", Alix Steel talks Andrea Illy, chairman of Illycaffe SpA, one of Italy's largest coffee roasters. The company this week kicked off the sale of a minority stake to support its expa...
5mins
Bloomberg
U.S.-China Deal a Move in Right Direction: U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Brilliant

U.S.-China Deal a Move in Right Direction: U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Brilliant

Myron Brilliant, executive vice president at U.S. Chamber of Commerce, discusses the U.S.-China "phase 1" trade deal and what it means for the tariff rollout on Dec. 15. He speaks on "Bloomberg Brexit & Beyond: The U.K.
5mins
Bloomberg
Conservatives hold Chingford and Woodford Green

Conservatives hold Chingford and Woodford Green

Iain Duncan Smith has retained his seat in Chingford.
1min
ITN
BNEF Brief: Record Clean Energy Investment for New Kids on the EM Block

BNEF Brief: Record Clean Energy Investment for New Kids on the EM Block

Three Asian nations led in clean energy asset finance in emerging markets in 2018. Vietnam entered the leader-board for the first time among the more traditional clean energy giants of China and India, securing a record $5.9 billion - a ten-fold i...
2mins
Bloomberg
Philippine Central Bank Sees About 50BPS Rate Cuts in 2020: Governor

Philippine Central Bank Sees About 50BPS Rate Cuts in 2020: Governor

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno talks about monetary policy and the Philippine economy. The central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged for a second straight meeting Thursday, with economists predicting more easing next ...
5mins
Bloomberg
Jeremy Corbyn arrives for Islington North count

Jeremy Corbyn arrives for Islington North count

Jeremy Corbyn arrives for the count in Islington North.
2mins
ITN