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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

Dunn family 'vindicated' after meeting with Shadow ministers

Dunn family 'vindicated' after meeting with Shadow ministers

The Dunn family spokesman says they feel they have been "vindicated".
2mins
ITN
UPS CEO Abney Says Succession Plan Unchanged by COO's Retirement

UPS CEO Abney Says Succession Plan Unchanged by COO's Retirement

David Abney, chairman and chief executive officer at UPS, discusses third-quarter results, the U.S.-China trade war, succession questions surrounding the retirement of Chief Operating Officer Jim Barber, and drone delivery plans.
7mins
Bloomberg
Under Armour's Plank and Frisk on New Leadership Roles

Under Armour's Plank and Frisk on New Leadership Roles

Kevin Plank, Under Armour Inc. founder and outgoing chief executive officer, and Patrick Frisk, president, chief operating officer and incoming chief executive officer, discuss the changing of the guard at the company with Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde.
10mins
Bloomberg
Adam Neumann to Step Down From WeWork Board as SoftBank Takes Control

Adam Neumann to Step Down From WeWork Board as SoftBank Takes Control

Adam Neumann will step down from the board of WeWork and receive about $1.7 billion as SoftBank takes control of the company, according to people familiar with the matter.
2mins
Bloomberg
Thornberry: I smell a rat in way Dunn's case was handled

Thornberry: I smell a rat in way Dunn's case was handled

Emily Thornberry says she "smells a rat" in the way Dunn's death was handled
2mins
ITN
Biogen Will Take Alzheimer's Therapy to FDA, Reviving Hope

Biogen Will Take Alzheimer's Therapy to FDA, Reviving Hope

Biogen Inc. will ask U.S. drug regulators to approve the company's experimental Alzheimer's therapy, reviving the nearly abandoned treatment after a new analysis of data from two failed clinical trials showed promising results.
5mins
Bloomberg
Under Armour Will Be a Louder Brand in 2020, Incoming CEO Frisk Says

Under Armour Will Be a Louder Brand in 2020, Incoming CEO Frisk Says

Kevin Plank, Under Armour Inc. founder and outgoing chief executive officer, and Patrick Frisk, president, chief operating officer and incoming chief executive officer, discuss the changing of the guard at the company with Bloomberg's Caroline Hyd...
4mins
Bloomberg
Swinson: I will never give up trying to stop Brexit

Swinson: I will never give up trying to stop Brexit

Jo Swinson says she "will never give up" on trying to prevent Brexit.
2mins
ITN
Qatar Airways Not Going Low-Cost

Qatar Airways Not Going Low-Cost

Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker speaks about expansion plans and why he won't launch a low-cost carrier.
5mins
Bloomberg
UPS Beats on 3Q Adjusted EPS, COO Barber to Retire

UPS Beats on 3Q Adjusted EPS, COO Barber to Retire

United Parcel Service Inc. reported third-quarter results that saw adjusted EPS beat expectations, while the retirement of Chief Operating Officer Jim Barber raised questions about company leadership. Bloomberg Opinion columnist Brooke Sutherland ...
2mins
Bloomberg
PM threatens to pull Brexit deal if MPs don't back plans

PM threatens to pull Brexit deal if MPs don't back plans

Boris Johnson threatens to pull his Brexit deal if MPs don't support it.
1min
ITN
Corbyn: Labour will vote against second reading of Bill

Corbyn: Labour will vote against second reading of Bill

Jeremy Corbyn says his party will vote against the second Bill reading.
2mins
ITN
Private Equity Pay Shows Improvement, But Lacks Big Gains

Private Equity Pay Shows Improvement, But Lacks Big Gains

A new report on pay expectations in private equity show gains in base pay and bonuses, but not by as much as you might think.
2mins
Bloomberg
McDonald's 3Q U.S. Same-Store Sales Fall Short of Estimates

McDonald's 3Q U.S. Same-Store Sales Fall Short of Estimates

David Bahnsen, chief investment officer and managing partner at The Bahnsen Group, examines third-quarter results from McDonald's Corp.
3mins
Bloomberg
Brexit Extension, U.K. General Election 'Most Probable Scenario' Says Allianz' Subran

Brexit Extension, U.K. General Election 'Most Probable Scenario' Says Allianz' Subran

Allianz Chief Economist Ludovic Subran discusses Brexit on "Bloomberg The Open."
4mins
Bloomberg
Time to Fade U.S. Versus the Rest of the World?

Time to Fade U.S. Versus the Rest of the World?

George Rusnak of Wells Fargo Investment Institute, Barry Knapp of Ironsides Macroeconomics, and Scott Clemons of Brown Brothers Harriman, discuss the market outlook for the U.S. versus the rest of the world.
5mins
Bloomberg
Jonhson Threatens to Pull Brexit Deal and Call Election

Jonhson Threatens to Pull Brexit Deal and Call Election

Prime Minister Boris Johnson threatened to scrap his attempt to pass a Brexit deal and move straight to an election, if members of Parliament defeat him tonight and vote for another delay. Jonhson addressed the U.K. Parliament.
1min
Bloomberg
Earnings Sentiment Wanes as Analysts Slash 2020 Profit Estimates

Earnings Sentiment Wanes as Analysts Slash 2020 Profit Estimates

Analysts have cut their expected growth in earnings for S&P 500 companies by the most since January, moving below 10% for the 2020 fiscal year.
2mins
Bloomberg
PM urged not to 'take people of Northern Ireland for fools'

PM urged not to 'take people of Northern Ireland for fools'

Lady Hermon says the PM "must not take the people of N. Ireland for fools"
2mins
ITN
Johnson Says Brexit Deal Delivers Restoration of U.K. Sovereignty

Johnson Says Brexit Deal Delivers Restoration of U.K. Sovereignty

Boris Johnson, U.K. Prime Minister, defends his Brexit deal in the House of Commons before a vote. October 22, 2019.
19secs
Bloomberg
PM urges MPs to back his deal to avoid no-deal Brexit

PM urges MPs to back his deal to avoid no-deal Brexit

Boris Johnson has urged MPs to back his Brexit deal to avoid a no-deal exit.
2mins
ITN
Rugby World Cup pressure on All Blacks, says Eddie Jones

Rugby World Cup pressure on All Blacks, says Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones says the pressure in the upcoming semi-final is on New Zealand
1min
ITN
Dunn: British police to inteview suspect under caution in US

Dunn: British police to inteview suspect under caution in US

The suspect who fled the UK after the death of Harry Dunn to be questioned
2mins
ITN
Canada's Trudeau Wins a Second Term, But Loses Majority in Parliament

Canada's Trudeau Wins a Second Term, But Loses Majority in Parliament

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau overcame scandal and controversy to win election to a second term, but lost his majority in Parliament.
5mins
Bloomberg
Jenrick: Government will not compromise on Brexit deal

Jenrick: Government will not compromise on Brexit deal

Robert Jenrick says the government is not going to compromise on its deal.
1min
ITN
Pound at $1.35 a Reasonable Target If Brexit Deal Is Locked Down: BNP

Pound at $1.35 a Reasonable Target If Brexit Deal Is Locked Down: BNP

Dan Katzive, head of FX strategy North America at BNP Paribas, examines the spread between bunds and treasuries and offers his outlook for the pound amid lingering Brexit uncertainty.
2mins
Bloomberg
Rayner: PM wants to protect reputation not country

Rayner: PM wants to protect reputation not country

Angela Rayner says Boris Johnson is protecting his reputation and not the UK
2mins
ITN
Addressing Italy's Gender Gap

Addressing Italy's Gender Gap

The city of Milan, Italy, runs a programme each year aimed at training school girls to be better prepared for the 21th century's workplace. Speaking to Bloomberg's Annmarie Hordern, the city's Deputy Mayor Roberta Cocco said that gender gap is sti...
10mins
Bloomberg
Cabinet ministers arrive at Downing St

Cabinet ministers arrive at Downing St

Members of the Cabinet arrive at 10 Downing Street.
2mins
ITN
A Look at Draghi's Past and Future

A Look at Draghi's Past and Future

Bloomberg's Alessandro Speciale and Jana Randow, authors of "L'Artefice", a book about Mario Draghi's tenure at the ECB and what he will confront when he returns to his homeland, discuss his greatest achievements as ECB President, the legacy he le...
4mins
Bloomberg
The Impact of Brexit on the City of London

The Impact of Brexit on the City of London

Jasmine Whitbread, chief executive officer at London First, discusses Boris Johnson's Withdrawal Agreement Bill, the next steps in the process, the possibility of remaining in the European Union and how much Brexit has hurt the city.
4mins
Bloomberg
UBS CEO on $16 Billion Net New Money Flows, Iqbal Khan

UBS CEO on $16 Billion Net New Money Flows, Iqbal Khan

UBS Group AG Chief Executive Officer Sergio Ermotti credits the lender's $15.7 billion in new money last quarter to inflows from rich Asian clients. It's a boost to star hire Iqbal Khan, who Ermotti says has "onboarded" very well, as he seeks to r...
1min
Bloomberg
Uganda Seeks Investors for 5 Oil Blocks: Energy Minister

Uganda Seeks Investors for 5 Oil Blocks: Energy Minister

Ugandan Energy Minister Irene Muloni talks about the government's efforts to attract foreign investments in its oil industry, and the country's strategy for renewable energy.
5mins
Bloomberg
Northern Ireland legalises abortion and same-sex marriage

Northern Ireland legalises abortion and same-sex marriage

Northern Ireland legalises abortion and same-sex marriage.
1min
Euronews
Randstad CEO Sees Less U.S. Demand

Randstad CEO Sees Less U.S. Demand

Jacques van den Broek, chief executive officer at Randstad, discusses 3Q earnings, guidance for 4Q, the slowdown in some industrial sectors in the U.S. and hiring trends in the U.K.
4mins
Bloomberg
UBS CEO Ermotti Says Investment Banking Job Losses Won't Be Significant

UBS CEO Ermotti Says Investment Banking Job Losses Won't Be Significant

UBS Group AG Chief Executive Officer Sergio Ermotti discusses the restructure of the lender's investment banking division during an interview with Bloomberg Television's Manus Cranny in Zurich.
6mins
Bloomberg
UBS CEO Ermotti on Market Conditions, Restructure, Wealth Management

UBS CEO Ermotti on Market Conditions, Restructure, Wealth Management

UBS Group AG Chief Executive Officer Sergio Ermotti discusses "challenging" market conditions, the restructure of the lender's investment banking division and opportunities in wealth management under star hire Iqbal Khan. Ermotti talks with Manus ...
10mins
Bloomberg
Van Eck Looks for Expansion Opportunities in China

Van Eck Looks for Expansion Opportunities in China

The world's second largest fixed income ETF provider after PIMCO -- VanEck -- is planning to expand in China even as the Trump administration considers curbing US fund flows to Chinese equities. CEO Jan Van Eck spoke exclusively with Bloomberg's ...
15mins
Bloomberg
BNP Paribas's Sneyd Sees a Bit More Room in U.K. Equities

BNP Paribas's Sneyd Sees a Bit More Room in U.K. Equities

Michael Sneyd, head of macro quant derivatives strategy at BNP Paribas, discusses his outlook for U.K. markets and where he's seeing opportunities.
4mins
Bloomberg
The Brexit Deal's Express Timetable

The Brexit Deal's Express Timetable

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson will find out tonight if he has any chance of getting his breakthrough Brexit deal through Parliament and whether he can do so ahead of the October 31st deadline. The main action happens at around 7pm in London wi...
4mins
Bloomberg
SoftBank Versus JPMorgan's WeWork Rescue Deals

SoftBank Versus JPMorgan's WeWork Rescue Deals

SoftBank Group Corp. offered to take a majority stake in WeWork, one of two rescue packages that the board of the troubled company is weighing, according to people familiar with the matter. Bloomberg's Selina Wang breaks down the pros and cons of ...
2mins
Bloomberg
Gold Is God's Money, Says Author Kiyosaki

Gold Is God's Money, Says Author Kiyosaki

Robert Kiyosaki, author of "Rich Dad Poor Dad," discusses his strategy for making money, where he's invested, why he says savers are losers, the messages in his next book, his thoughts on cryptocurrencies and his outlook for markets. He speaks on ...
7mins
Bloomberg
Canadian Networks Call Election for Liberals

Canadian Networks Call Election for Liberals

Canadian networks are saying that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberals look set to win the Federal election with polls now closed across the nation. Trudeau may lose his parliamentary majority, forcing him to rely on a left-leaning party to fo...
3mins
Bloomberg
Saxo Capital's Van-Petersen Sees More Bullish Sentiment in Parts of U.K. Markets

Saxo Capital's Van-Petersen Sees More Bullish Sentiment in Parts of U.K. Markets

Kay Van-Petersen, global macro strategist at Saxo Capital Markets, discusses the U.S.-China trade deal, U.S. markets and his outlook for the pound.
2mins
Bloomberg
Asia Is Behind in ESG Practices: State Street Global

Asia Is Behind in ESG Practices: State Street Global

Kevin Anderson, head of investments for Asia-Pacific at State Street Global Advisors, talks about environmental, social and governance investing.
9mins
Bloomberg
Chinese Telecoms to Report Much Better Results in 4Q: Jefferies

Chinese Telecoms to Report Much Better Results in 4Q: Jefferies

Edison Lee, head of telecom and telecom equipment research at Jefferies, talks about Chinese mobile phone operators. China Mobile Ltd.'s nine-month profit fell as government mandated tariff cuts and spending on its business transformation eroded e...
5mins
Bloomberg
SoftBank Seeks Majority Stake in WeWork

SoftBank Seeks Majority Stake in WeWork

SoftBank Group Corp. will offer to take a majority stake in WeWork, one of two rescue packages that the board of the troubled company are weighing, according to a person familiar with the matter who asked not to be identified discussing private de...
2mins
Bloomberg
USD-CNY Isn't Far From Fair Value at This Stage, Says StanChart's Liu

USD-CNY Isn't Far From Fair Value at This Stage, Says StanChart's Liu

Becky Liu, head of China macro strategy at Standard Chartered, discusses the yuan, real yields and her outlook for PBOC policy.
4mins
Bloomberg