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

Commemoration at the Holocaust Memorial

Commemoration at the Holocaust Memorial

Located in the heart of the government quarter of Berlin, the Memorial of the murdered Jews of Euope has been a magnet for visitors since its opening in 2005. From praise to harsh criticism has it received a lot of public attention. But what is it...
Deutsche Welle
Warren stresses working-class background

Warren stresses working-class background

Elizabeth Warren couldn't be accused of forgetting where she came from: in her home state of Oklahoma and elsewhere, she emphasizes the dramatic differences between then and now for the working class.
Deutsche Welle
Deputy Labour leadership hustings take place in Leeds

Deputy Labour leadership hustings take place in Leeds

Deputy Labour leadership hustings take place in Leeds
5mins
ITN
Coronavirus in France 'does not change anything'

Coronavirus in France 'does not change anything'

Coronavirus in France 'does not change anything'
1min
ITN
India: Women fight for advancement

India: Women fight for advancement

In India women are still underrepresented in the labor market. Patriarchal structures, sexual discrimination and worries about their security make it difficult for women to find jobs. An initiative wants to change this.
Deutsche Welle
Salvini Greets Supporters Ahead of Hotly-Contested Regional Vote

Salvini Greets Supporters Ahead of Hotly-Contested Regional Vote

Matteo Salvini, leader of Italy's opposition League party, greets supporters on Jan. 19 in Maranello, in the northern region of Emilia-Romagna, where voters go to the polls on Jan. 26 in a big test for the nation's coalition government.
1min
Bloomberg
Poshmark Co-founder on the Changing Retail Landscape

Poshmark Co-founder on the Changing Retail Landscape

Poshmark co-founder Tracy Sun talks about expanding in Canada and the changing retail landscape on "Bloomberg Technology."
4mins
Bloomberg
Porsche CEO Says Most Taycan Buyers Are New to Brand

Porsche CEO Says Most Taycan Buyers Are New to Brand

Porsche North America Chief Executive Officer Klaus Zellmer reveals the German sportscar maker's first Super Bowl commercial since 1997. He also talks about who's buying Porsche's all-electric Taycan. Zellmer speaks exclusively with "Bloomberg Bus...
5mins
Bloomberg
Ives Says Apple Could Reach Valuation of $2 Trillion

Ives Says Apple Could Reach Valuation of $2 Trillion

Wedbush analyst Daniel Ives says Apple could reach a $2 trillion valuation by the end of 2021.
7mins
Bloomberg
Making the Bullish Case for Microsoft

Making the Bullish Case for Microsoft

Gregg Moskowitz, Mizuho managing director, talks about why he's so bullish on Microsoft.
4mins
Bloomberg
Goldman Sachs Will Refuse IPO If Board Is All White, Straight Men

Goldman Sachs Will Refuse IPO If Board Is All White, Straight Men

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Chief Executive Officer David Solomon issued the latest ultimatum Thursday from Davos. Wall Street's biggest underwriter of initial public offerings in the U.S. will no longer take a company public in the U.S. and Europe i...
8mins
Bloomberg
George Soros Says Trump Is a 'Conman'

George Soros Says Trump Is a 'Conman'

Billionaire George Soros says President Donald Trump is a conman. The 89-year-old spoke Thursday at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.
24secs
Bloomberg
Coronavirus Spreads, France Identifies Two Cases

Coronavirus Spreads, France Identifies Two Cases

France reported the first two cases in Europe, and U.S. health authorities are monitoring more than 60 people for potential infection with the coronavirus that has sickened hundreds of people and prompted travel lockdowns in Wuhan, China, and surr...
3mins
Bloomberg
Corporate Leadership Driving Solutions

Corporate Leadership Driving Solutions

Former Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change Christiana Figueres joins Bloomberg Editor-in-Chief John Micklethwait for a conversation on the ambitious and difficult challenge of getting the world to commit to more gr...
22mins
Bloomberg
Tilray CEO Sees Growth Ahead for Cannabis Industry

Tilray CEO Sees Growth Ahead for Cannabis Industry

Brendan Kennedy, chief executive officer at Tilray, sees growth ahead for the cannabis industry.
5mins
Bloomberg
Coronavirus Death Toll Can Be Highly Underestimated, Says Yale University Professor

Coronavirus Death Toll Can Be Highly Underestimated, Says Yale University Professor

Dr. Xi Chen, assistant professor of public health at Yale University, discusses the coronavirus outbreak.
7mins
Bloomberg
The Negative Rate Debate

The Negative Rate Debate

Last year's fresh round of interest-rate cuts won fans at Davos for stabilizing global growth and spurring stock rallies. But they also drew criticism from European bankers agitated by negative borrowing costs and some investors wary of looming as...
9mins
Bloomberg
Loan Love

Loan Love

Last year's fresh round of interest-rate cuts won fans at Davos for stabilizing global growth and spurring stock rallies. But they also drew criticism from European bankers agitated by negative borrowing costs and some investors wary of looming as...
7mins
Bloomberg
Fed in Focus

Fed in Focus

Bloomberg's Lisa Abramowicz sat down with Mark Lindbloom of Western Asset Management, Sam Dunlap of Angel Oak Capital and Janney's Guy LeBas to discuss the week ahead and preview the upcoming FOMC rate decision.
2mins
Bloomberg
Taxes Need to be Part of the Climate Conversation, says Summers

Taxes Need to be Part of the Climate Conversation, says Summers

Lawrence H. Summers, Former U.S. Treasury Secretary and Roger Ferguson, TIAA CEO respond to discussions of climate change out of the World Economic Forum in Davos.
8mins
Bloomberg
Shakeout to Come for Content, says Reif Ehrlich

Shakeout to Come for Content, says Reif Ehrlich

Jessica Reif Ehrlich, BofA Media Analyst, discusses the advantage that traditional media companies have in the streaming wars and predicts a shakeout in the world of content. She sits down with Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence H.
12mins
Bloomberg
Green Initiatives are a Customer-Driven Revolution, says JetBlue Sustainability Chief

Green Initiatives are a Customer-Driven Revolution, says JetBlue Sustainability Chief

Sophia Mendelsohn, JetBlue Head of Sustainability, lists the efforts that the airline industry is making towards solutions for sustainable aviation. She sits down with former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence H.
11mins
Bloomberg
Virus in China A Reminder of Challenges for Country, says Ferguson

Virus in China A Reminder of Challenges for Country, says Ferguson

Lawrence H. Summers, Former U.S. Treasury Secretary and Roger Ferguson, TIAA CEO discuss what "caught their eye" this week: the impact of coronavirus on the global economy and legal troubles for Wells Fargo executives.
2mins
Bloomberg
Markets Expect Trump to Stay in Power, says Ferguson

Markets Expect Trump to Stay in Power, says Ferguson

Lawrence H. Summers, Former U.S. Treasury Secretary and Roger Ferguson, TIAA CEO look at how markets are reacting to President Trump's ongoing impeachment trial.
2mins
Bloomberg
Davos Now a Contrarian Indicator, says Summers

Davos Now a Contrarian Indicator, says Summers

Lawrence H. Summers, Former U.S. Treasury Secretary and Roger Ferguson, TIAA CEO discuss the economic outlook out of the World Economic Forum in Davos and ECB President Christine Lagarde's second press conference as head of the central bank.
4mins
Bloomberg
Prince Charles attends events in Jerusalem and Bethlehem

Prince Charles attends events in Jerusalem and Bethlehem

Prince Charles attends events in Jerusalem and Bethlehem
2mins
ITN
Best of Davos: Risks to the Global Economy

Best of Davos: Risks to the Global Economy

Business leaders talk about the risks they see facing the global economy while in Davos.
1min
Bloomberg
McCluskey: Unite the Union backs Rebecca Long-Bailey

McCluskey: Unite the Union backs Rebecca Long-Bailey

McCluskey: Unite the Union backs Rebecca Long-Bailey
1min
ITN
Intel CEO Swan Sees Another Record Year in 2020

Intel CEO Swan Sees Another Record Year in 2020

Intel Corp. Chief Executive Officer Bob Swan discusses the semiconductor maker's fourth-quarter performance, data-center chip demand, and the launch of 10nm products.
9mins
Bloomberg
Traditional Media Not At Disadvantage in Streaming World, says top BofA Media Analyst

Traditional Media Not At Disadvantage in Streaming World, says top BofA Media Analyst

Jessica Reif Ehrlich, BofA Media Analyst, discusses the advantage that traditional media companies have in the streaming wars and predicts a shakeout in the world of content. She sits down with Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence H.
3mins
Bloomberg
Austria's Kurz Suggests Green Coalition as Blueprint for Germany

Austria's Kurz Suggests Green Coalition as Blueprint for Germany

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz discussed the declining role of Europe's traditional social democratic parties, while speaking to Bloomberg's Chad Thomas, in Davos, on Friday, January 24. "I believe that it is difficult for Social Democracy to ...
1min
Bloomberg
Prof. Whitty: 'Fair' chance of coronavirus cases in the UK

Prof. Whitty: 'Fair' chance of coronavirus cases in the UK

Prof. Whitty: 'Fair' chance of coronavirus cases in the UK
1min
ITN
Accor CEO's Tips For Business Travelers

Accor CEO's Tips For Business Travelers

Sebastien Bazin, chairman and chief executive officer at Accor, has some tips for business travelers. He talks to Bloomberg's Yousef Gamal El-Din on the latest episode of "At The Top."
1min
Bloomberg
Technology for Flying Green Already Here, says JetBlue Sustainability Chief

Technology for Flying Green Already Here, says JetBlue Sustainability Chief

Sophia Mendelsohn, JetBlue Head of Sustainability, lists the efforts that the airline industry is making towards solutions for sustainable aviation. She sits down with former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence H.
5mins
Bloomberg
Contributor's Take: Stephanie Flanders

Contributor's Take: Stephanie Flanders

Stephanie Flanders of Bloomberg Economics joins "Bloomberg Wall Street Week" to give the view from the World Economic Forum in Davos.
2mins
Bloomberg
Accor CEO Says Don't Bet Against Dubai

Accor CEO Says Don't Bet Against Dubai

Sebastien Bazin, chairman and chief executive officer at Accor talks about expanding in Dubai. He talks to Bloomberg's Yousef Gamal El-Din on the latest episode of "At The Top."
5mins
Bloomberg
Accor CEO Says He's Pushing to Get Women in Top Jobs at Hotel

Accor CEO Says He's Pushing to Get Women in Top Jobs at Hotel

Sebastien Bazin, chairman and chief executive officer at Accor talks about getting more women into management. He talks to Bloomberg's Yousef Gamal El-Din on the latest episode of "At The Top."
2mins
Bloomberg
Climate Discussions at Davos Total Avoidance of Problem, says Summers

Climate Discussions at Davos Total Avoidance of Problem, says Summers

Lawrence H. Summers, Former U.S. Treasury Secretary, responds to discussions of climate change out of the World Economic Forum in Davos.
3mins
Bloomberg
How the Accor CEO Took Over a 'Sleeping Giant'

How the Accor CEO Took Over a 'Sleeping Giant'

Sebastien Bazin, chairman and chief executive officer at Accor talks about how he got the job. He talks to Bloomberg's Yousef Gamal El-Din on the latest episode of "At The Top."
1min
Bloomberg
How Beyond Meat Became the Best-Performing Value Stock

How Beyond Meat Became the Best-Performing Value Stock

Beyond Meat's more-than-50% gain this year is the biggest in the Russell 1000 Value Index, yet the stock's tiny weighting prevents value-focused exchange traded funds from benefiting.
2mins
Bloomberg
Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Phones In Her Defense

Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Phones In Her Defense

Unable to pay her lawyers in an Arizona fraud lawsuit, former Theranos Inc. Chief Executive Officer Elizabeth Holmes is defending herself by phone.
3mins
Bloomberg
Canada's Freeland on Iran Plane Crash Probe, 'Historic' New Nafta Deal

Canada's Freeland on Iran Plane Crash Probe, 'Historic' New Nafta Deal

Deputy Prime Minister of Canada Chrystia Freeland discusses the probe of the Ukrainian passenger plane that crashed after taking off in Iran on Jan. 8 and the prospects for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement.
8mins
Bloomberg
First Eastern's Chu on Coronavirus Outbreak, Hong Kong

First Eastern's Chu on Coronavirus Outbreak, Hong Kong

First Eastern Investment Group Chairman Victor Chu discusses the economic implications of the deadly coronavirus outbreak, the future of Hong Kong and where he is seeing investment opportunities in synthetic biology.
4mins
Bloomberg
Valuable 500 Founder Makes the Business Case for Diversity and Inclusion

Valuable 500 Founder Makes the Business Case for Diversity and Inclusion

The Valuable 500 founder Caroline Casey discusses her efforts to advance corporate inclusion with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua and Tom Keene at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
4mins
Bloomberg
Yale's Shiller Says Now Is Not the Time for a Boom-Bust Death Knell

Yale's Shiller Says Now Is Not the Time for a Boom-Bust Death Knell

Yale University Professor Robert Shiller discusses the boom-bust cycle, market exuberance, and a return to economic dynamism.
10mins
Bloomberg
Matt Hancock on coronavirus: Risk to the public remains low

Matt Hancock on coronavirus: Risk to the public remains low

Matt Hancock on coronavirus: Risk to the public remains low
23secs
ITN
Syngenta CEO Fyrwald Says Farmers Need Help With Climate, Targets 2021 for IPO

Syngenta CEO Fyrwald Says Farmers Need Help With Climate, Targets 2021 for IPO

Syngenta Chief Executive Officer Erik Fyrwald discusses the need to help farmers adapt to climate change, genetically-modified food and the company's IPO plans.
6mins
Bloomberg
MIT's Brynjolfsson on Technology, Economies, and Taxes

MIT's Brynjolfsson on Technology, Economies, and Taxes

MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy Director Erik Brynjolfsson discusses the tech sector's impact on the global economy, the link between productivity and taxes, and the benefits of a carbon tax.
7mins
Bloomberg