Current Affairs Shows

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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.
4 Episodes
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

Bloomberg's Jonathan Browning Discusses Sex Discrimination Suits in Corporate Britain

Bloomberg's Jonathan Browning Discusses Sex Discrimination Suits in Corporate Britain

Every year hundreds of workers who file sex-discrimination grievances in U.K. courts settle their cases in return for money and silence. Major banks such as Barclays, HSBC and JPMorgan Chase are just some of the multinational corporations that hav...
5mins
Bloomberg
Watch: Spanish authorities rescue those stranded by floodwaters

Watch: Spanish authorities rescue those stranded by floodwaters

Two rescue operations after flooding in Spain showed Spanish authorities pulling people to safety.
1min
Euronews
Gyimah welcomed to Lib Dem stage after defecting from Tories

Gyimah welcomed to Lib Dem stage after defecting from Tories

Sam Gyimah welcomed to Lib Dem stage after defecting from Tories.
1min
ITN
Ed Davey: Clegg told Cameron he'd regret calling referendum

Ed Davey: Clegg told Cameron he'd regret calling referendum

Ed Davey says Nick Clegg told David Cameron he'd regret calling a referendum
1min
ITN
New storm threatens hurricane-ravaged Bahamas

New storm threatens hurricane-ravaged Bahamas

A tropical cyclone carrying heavy rain and strong winds is threatening the already devastated Bahamas, potentially complicating ongoing recovery efforts. The new weather system, known as Tropical Cyclone Nine, has strengthened into Tropical Stor...
1min
Euronews
British expats in the French village of Gouarec fear the prospect of a no-deal Brexit

British expats in the French village of Gouarec fear the prospect of a no-deal Brexit

More than a quarter of Gouarec's population is British. Many residents are angry at Boris Johnson for not ruling out a no-deal Brexit which leave their future highly uncertain.
2mins
Euronews
Heathrow drone protester asks to be arrested

Heathrow drone protester asks to be arrested

Heathrow Pause protester Anthony Whitehouse asks to be arrested.
2mins
ITN
Rival groups clash in Hong Kong protests

Rival groups clash in Hong Kong protests

Pro-democracy and pro-Beijing groups clashed in a shopping mall in Hong Kong on Saturday as unrest over alleged Chinese interference in the territory continued.
1min
Euronews
Ocean Viking: Sea change as Italy allows migrant rescue ship to dock

Ocean Viking: Sea change as Italy allows migrant rescue ship to dock

Italy's new government may be poised to end Matteo Salvini's hardline stance on migrants.
1min
Euronews
Michael Gove asked about David Cameron's comments

Michael Gove asked about David Cameron's comments

Michael Gove is asked for his reaction to David Cameron's Times interview.
13secs
ITN
Europe's Canine Black Market

Europe's Canine Black Market

Stefan Klippstein is an expert on the dog trade. For over five years now, the volunteer animal welfarist has been rescuing dogs from smugglers. Millions of dogs are thought to be sold illegally in Europe every year.
13mins
Deutsche Welle
Jo Swinson arrives in Bournemouth for Lib Dem conference

Jo Swinson arrives in Bournemouth for Lib Dem conference

Jo Swinson arrives in Bournemouth for the Lib Dems' autumn conference.
1min
ITN
Nicky Morgan defends Parliament prorogation

Nicky Morgan defends Parliament prorogation

Nicky Morgan defends Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament.
26secs
ITN
Nicky Morgan: 'I would vote to remain' in second referendum

Nicky Morgan: 'I would vote to remain' in second referendum

Nicky Morgan says she would vote remain in a second EU referendum.
27secs
ITN
Drone attacks on Saudi Aramco facilities: Saudi media

Drone attacks on Saudi Aramco facilities: Saudi media

Fires at the two oil sites are now under control.
1min
Euronews
The New Pain Trade, Are Things as They Seem?

The New Pain Trade, Are Things as They Seem?

Both sides of the U.S. and China trade war have softened their stance. Easing tensions and stronger-than-expected U.S. economic data sent the dollar lower and 10-year treasury yield to the highest level in 6 weeks. Bloomberg's Jonathan Ferro sat d...
8mins
Bloomberg
The ECB Cuts Rates, Restarts QE & Pushes for Fiscal Policy

The ECB Cuts Rates, Restarts QE & Pushes for Fiscal Policy

European policy makers took their spat over quantitative easing public, after the ECB unveiled stimulus for the ever-flagging euro-area economy. Now the question remains whether President Mario Draghi's plans will remain in place after he leaves i...
5mins
Bloomberg
Big Week for Central Banks Ahead

Big Week for Central Banks Ahead

Bloomberg's Jonathan Ferro sat down with Charles Schwab's Kathy Jones, Wells Fargo's Brian Rehling and MFS Investment Management's Pilar Gomez-Bravo to preview the week ahead that includes 3 central bank decisions: the Fed, BOJ and BOE.
4mins
Bloomberg
Single-Cell Analysis Breakthroughs Have Been Incredible, 10X Genomics CEO Says

Single-Cell Analysis Breakthroughs Have Been Incredible, 10X Genomics CEO Says

10X Genomics Inc. Chief Executive Officer Serge Saxonov discusses the company's single-cell analysis technology with Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs on "Bloomberg Technology."
4mins
Bloomberg
Crispr's Gene-Editing Tech Rewrites the Code of Life, Co-Inventor Doudna Says

Crispr's Gene-Editing Tech Rewrites the Code of Life, Co-Inventor Doudna Says

Crispr co-inventor Jennifer Doudna discusses the company's gene-editing technology with Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs on "Bloomberg Technology."
6mins
Bloomberg
Masdar to Invest in U.K. Electric Car Charging Fund

Masdar to Invest in U.K. Electric Car Charging Fund

Mohamed Al Ramahi, chief executive officer of Abu Dhabi-based renewable energy company Masdar, discusses plans to invest in a 400 million-pound ($498 million) fund backed by the British government to build charging infrastructure in the U.K. for e...
5mins
Bloomberg
WeWork Is the Poster Child for Losses, Lack of Transparency and Arrogance, Triton CEO Says

WeWork Is the Poster Child for Losses, Lack of Transparency and Arrogance, Triton CEO Says

Rett Wallace, Triton Research chief executive officer, comments on WeWork's plans for a public listing. He speaks with Bloomberg's Romaine Bostick, Caroline Hyde and Joe Weisenthal on "Bloomberg Markets: What'd You Miss?"
4mins
Bloomberg
Smartsheet CEO Sees Great Diversity in Workplace Tools

Smartsheet CEO Sees Great Diversity in Workplace Tools

Mark Mader, Smartsheet Inc. chief executive officer, discusses the competitive environment in the workplace software industry and the company's acquisition strategy with Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde and Scarlet Fu on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."
4mins
Bloomberg
Direct to Consumer Brands Are 'Completely' Disrupting Retail, Says Leonhardt

Direct to Consumer Brands Are 'Completely' Disrupting Retail, Says Leonhardt

Cathy Leonhardt, PJ Solomon Co-Head of Retail discusses the latest retail numbers with Bloomberg Intelligence's Seema Shah on 'Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas.'
5mins
Bloomberg
Ed Rendell Calls Warren's Attack on Biden's Philly Fundraiser Hypocritical

Ed Rendell Calls Warren's Attack on Biden's Philly Fundraiser Hypocritical

Former Pennsylvania Governor and former Democratic National Committee Chairman Ed Rendell clarifies his criticism of Massachusetts Senator and presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren.
4mins
Bloomberg
Bloomberg Market Wrap 9/13: Small Caps, Momentum Stocks, Bond Yields

Bloomberg Market Wrap 9/13: Small Caps, Momentum Stocks, Bond Yields

Bloomberg market reporters take a deep dive into all of today's action.
3mins
Bloomberg
What the Recent VIX Options Activity Signals for Stocks

What the Recent VIX Options Activity Signals for Stocks

In this edition of "Options Insight," Bloomberg's Greg Calderone examines the recent volatility and momentum trades in stocks with Bloomberg's Abigail Doolittle on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."
2mins
Bloomberg
Wild Earth CEO Sees Rising Demand for Plant-Based Pet Food

Wild Earth CEO Sees Rising Demand for Plant-Based Pet Food

Ryan Bethencourt, Wild Earth Inc. chief executive officer, discusses the company's plant-based pet food and growth opportunities with Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde and Scarlet Fu on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."
4mins
Bloomberg
Eni CEO Descalzi Sees Brent Crude at $60-$65 in 2020

Eni CEO Descalzi Sees Brent Crude at $60-$65 in 2020

Claudio Descalzi, chief executive officer of Eni SpA, discusses the price of oil, debt issuance and investment. He spoke Sept. 9 with Bloomberg Television's Manus Cranny in Abu Dhabi.
8mins
Bloomberg
EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn defends 'European way of life' portfolio

EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn defends 'European way of life' portfolio

Johannes Hahn defended the controversial European way of life portfolio in an exclusive interview with Euronews' political editor Darren McCaffrey.
3mins
Euronews
Carl Icahn Is Said to Be Moving His Home and Business to Florida

Carl Icahn Is Said to Be Moving His Home and Business to Florida

Billionaire Carl Icahn is planning to move his home and business to Florida to avoid New York's higher taxes, according to people familiar with the matter. Bloomberg's Scott Deveau has more on "Balance of Power."
2mins
Bloomberg
Not a Lot Changed in Third Democratic Debate, Says Kondik

Not a Lot Changed in Third Democratic Debate, Says Kondik

Kyle Kondik, managing editor of Sabato's Crystal Ball at University of Virginia Center for Politics, discusses the third democratic debate in Houston, Texas.
2mins
Bloomberg
CloudFlare Will Continue to Execute and Thrive in Long Term, CEO Says

CloudFlare Will Continue to Execute and Thrive in Long Term, CEO Says

CloudFlare Inc. rose as much as 30% in its trading debut, improving momentum for unprofitable companies going public at valuations in the billions of dollars with other large initial public offerings ahead. Bloomberg's Nabila Ahmed speaks with Clo...
6mins
Bloomberg
U.S. Energy Sec. Perry, IEA's Birol on Carbon Tech, Saudi Nuclear Talks

U.S. Energy Sec. Perry, IEA's Birol on Carbon Tech, Saudi Nuclear Talks

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry and International Energy Agency Executive Director Fatih Birol discuss carbon-capture technology investments, U.S. nuclear reactor deal talks with Saudi Arabia, and crude oil production and demand.
12mins
Bloomberg
Catwalk controversy as London Fashion Week targeted by climate and animal activists

Catwalk controversy as London Fashion Week targeted by climate and animal activists

Protesters from PETA doused themselves in black slime to highlight 'hazardous waste' in the leather industry, while Extinction Rebellion used a 'bleeding' red carpet to represent the industry's impact on the climate.
20secs
Euronews
Strawberry Fields: Beatles site opens to public

Strawberry Fields: Beatles site opens to public

Strawberry Fields gardens has opened to the public for the first time.
1min
ITN
Pimco's Cantrill on Democrats' Support for Tariffs

Pimco's Cantrill on Democrats' Support for Tariffs

Libby Cantrill, head of public policy at Pacific Investment Management Co., and Steve Chiavarone, Federated Investors portfolio manager, discuss the Democratic primary debate that took place on September 12 in Texas, and the candidates' stance on ...
6mins
Bloomberg
U.S. Recession Concern Is Now Fading, Baird's Bittles Says

U.S. Recession Concern Is Now Fading, Baird's Bittles Says

Bruce Bittles, chief investment strategist at Baird, discusses the state of the U.S. economy, the strength of consumers, and market expectations for Federal Reserve rate cuts.
3mins
Bloomberg
Hedge Fund Arrowgrass to Return Capital, Close After Fresh Redemptions

Hedge Fund Arrowgrass to Return Capital, Close After Fresh Redemptions

Hedge fund Arrowgrass Capital Partners plans to close following a fresh round of investor redemptions.
1min
Bloomberg
LSE Board Unanimously Rejects Hong Kong Exchange Bid

LSE Board Unanimously Rejects Hong Kong Exchange Bid

The London Stock Exchange Group Plc has rejected a takeover proposal from Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. after finding "fundamental flaws" with the offer.
1min
Bloomberg
Tunisia presidential election: There are 26 candidates vying to be country's next head of state

Tunisia presidential election: There are 26 candidates vying to be country's next head of state

The Arab Spring's sole success story elects a replacement for Beji Caid Essebsi.
1min
Euronews
Paris grinds to standstill as transport workers protest Macron's pension reform

Paris grinds to standstill as transport workers protest Macron's pension reform

Subway workers are protesting against the president's plan to overhaul France's pension system.
3mins
Euronews
U.S. Retail Sales Top Estimates as Consumers Buy Cars, Shop Online

U.S. Retail Sales Top Estimates as Consumers Buy Cars, Shop Online

Jim Paulsen, chief investment strategist at Leuthold Group, examines U.S. retail sales data for the month of August.
1min
Bloomberg
Did The Notorious B.I.G. Steal From One of The Last Poets?

Did The Notorious B.I.G. Steal From One of The Last Poets?

Bloomberg's Silvia Killingsworth discusses a lawsuit involving one of The Last Poets, The Notorious B.I.G. and Rita Ora.
1min
Bloomberg
Boris Johnson to hold talks with EU's Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday as Brexit deadline looms

Boris Johnson to hold talks with EU's Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday as Brexit deadline looms

Boris Johnson to hold Brexit talks with EU's Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday
5mins
Euronews
Bank of Finland's Rehn: ECB Package Was Response to Inflation Shortfall

Bank of Finland's Rehn: ECB Package Was Response to Inflation Shortfall

Bank of Finland Governor Olli Rehn discusses the European Central Bank's decision to restart quantitative easing and the central bank's focus on a 2% inflation target.
5mins
Bloomberg
The Tech Behind the First FDA-Approved Birth Control App

The Tech Behind the First FDA-Approved Birth Control App

Natural Cycles co-founder and Chief Technology Officer Elina Berglund discusses the company's fertility app with Bloomberg Taylor Riggs on "Bloomberg Technology."
4mins
Bloomberg
Prime Minister confronted in Doncaster over austerity

Prime Minister confronted in Doncaster over austerity

Prime Minister confronted over austerity in Doncaster
2mins
ITN