Current Affairs Shows

World News

World News

The latest news stories from around the world, including business, sports and cultural events.
41 Episodes
Euronews
Raw Politics

Raw Politics

Provocative and unapologetically impartial. Raw Politics is the new must-see daily politics show that takes on the issues that matter. Join the debate.
9 Episodes
Euronews
Backlight

Backlight

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

Police officers visit PC Harper's murder scene

Police officers visit PC Harper's murder scene

Police officers visit PC Harper's murder scene
2mins
ITN
Watch: Kabul museum restores art shattered by Taliban

Watch: Kabul museum restores art shattered by Taliban

In 2001, Taliban fighters smashed more than 2,500 figurines they judged to be "un-Islamic". Museum staff are now creating a digital record of the collection in case of further threat.
20secs
Euronews
Muddy Waters' Carson Block Calls Burford's Accounting 'Misleading'

Muddy Waters' Carson Block Calls Burford's Accounting 'Misleading'

Carson Block, chief investment officer and co-founder at Muddy Waters, explains the firm's short of Burford Capital Ltd. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets.
9mins
Bloomberg
What next for Italy as resignation of PM Conte looms?
2mins
Euronews
Eskom Failure 'Would Be Disaster for South Africa': Mantashe

Eskom Failure 'Would Be Disaster for South Africa': Mantashe

South Africa Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe discusses the nation's energy challenges and support for a plan to rescue Eskom Holdings.
5mins
Bloomberg
From rebels to saviours of the Amazon rainforest

From rebels to saviours of the Amazon rainforest

Ex-Farc rebels in Colombia, who spent decades fighting the government over land and power, have reinvented themselves as eco-warriors protecting the Amazon from illegal logging.
3mins
BBC News
'They shot me and I fell to the ground'

'They shot me and I fell to the ground'

The BBC meets some protesters who were injured allegedly at the hands of security forces in Kashmir.
3mins
BBC News
Pimco Sees a Tug of War Between Search for Yield and Safe Assets

Pimco Sees a Tug of War Between Search for Yield and Safe Assets

Yacov Arnopolin, emerging markets portfolio manager at Pimco, examines the impact of U.S. currency policy and trade war uncertainty on emerging markets.
1min
Bloomberg
Fed Doesn't Want to Do What Market Implies, RBC's Schaffrik Says

Fed Doesn't Want to Do What Market Implies, RBC's Schaffrik Says

Peter Schaffrik, global macro strategist at RBC Capital Markets, and Yacov Arnopolin, emerging markets portfolio manager at Pimco, discuss the Federal Reserve's dual mandate and market policy expectations.
2mins
Bloomberg
We Can 'Unsmoke' the World Faster Than People Think, Says Philip Morris International's COO

We Can 'Unsmoke' the World Faster Than People Think, Says Philip Morris International's COO

Jacek Olczak, chief operating officer at Philip Morris International, discusses e-cigarettes, the risks for the products, regulations and their "unsmoked" campaign.
5mins
Bloomberg
Cleverly: ‘Flexibility’ from the EU could lead to a deal

Cleverly: ‘Flexibility’ from the EU could lead to a deal

Clerely: “a bit of flexibility from the EU” could ensure a deal
1min
ITN
Trade War May 'Tweak' Global Safe Havens at the Edges, UBS Says

Trade War May 'Tweak' Global Safe Havens at the Edges, UBS Says

Caroline Simmons, deputy head of U.K. investment office at UBS Global Wealth Management, discusses the evolution of the U.S.-China trade war and how it could impact global safe havens.
2mins
Bloomberg
Coutts's Wong Is Overweight Sterling Assets

Coutts's Wong Is Overweight Sterling Assets

Monique Wong, senior portfolio manager at Coutts, discusses CK Asset buying Greene King for 2.7-Billion pounds, her outlook for sterling assets and where she's finding opportunity.
3mins
Bloomberg
Boris Johnson Presses EU on Irish Border in Bid to Renegotiate Brexit

Boris Johnson Presses EU on Irish Border in Bid to Renegotiate Brexit

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has told the European Union in a letter that he wants to explore different ways to prevent a hard border on the island of Ireland. Bloomberg Opinion columnist Therese Raphael has the details on "Bloomberg Surveill...
2mins
Bloomberg
1989 Marchioness disaster remembered on the river Thames

1989 Marchioness disaster remembered on the river Thames

Marchioness disaster remembered on the river Thames
1min
ITN
Climate Change top of the agenda as Nordic ministers meet Germany's Merkel in Iceland

Climate Change top of the agenda as Nordic ministers meet Germany's Merkel in Iceland

The meeting comes after environmentalists in Iceland laid a commemorative plaque on the site of a Glacier on Sunday that had been declared dead. The Okjökull glacier had existed for 700 years and was Iceland's first glacier to disappear.
1min
Euronews
Eight migrants urgently evacuated from Open Arms rescue boat

Eight migrants urgently evacuated from Open Arms rescue boat

Migrants have been jumping from Open Arms and attempting to swim ashore and scuffles have broken out as the vessel remains barred from Italy.
1min
Euronews
Still a lot of Work Ahead for Pandora, Says CEO

Still a lot of Work Ahead for Pandora, Says CEO

Alexander Lacik, chief executive officer at Pandora, discusses revamping the product range, guidance to the market, the biggest changes he wants to make, his marketing spend, their China business and his partnerships with Warner and Disney.
5mins
Bloomberg
CEOs Reject Investor-Centric Model

CEOs Reject Investor-Centric Model

Some of the world's biggest corporate leaders say that creating shareholder value is no longer their main focus. The business roundtable led by JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon says it plans to leave behind the investor-centric model, instead CEOs like Amaz...
1min
Bloomberg
Mobius: Should Be Buying Gold on Any Level

Mobius: Should Be Buying Gold on Any Level

Mark Mobius, co-founder and partner at Mobius Capital Partners, discusses demand for commodities and his outlook for gold.
4mins
Bloomberg
Saudi Aramco Bond Sale Success Puts Lazard in Pole Position for IPO

Saudi Aramco Bond Sale Success Puts Lazard in Pole Position for IPO

Lazard Ltd.'s success working on the blockbuster Saudi Aramco bond sale this year has put it in pole position to secure a coveted spot on the oil giant's second attempt at the world's largest initial public offering.
4mins
Bloomberg
What's the Big Idea? Yield Is Now a Made-In-America Phenomenon

What's the Big Idea? Yield Is Now a Made-In-America Phenomenon

If you want to find positive yield in the global bond market, then you're going to have to look for it in the U.S. Hans Mikkelsen, Bank of America Merrill Lynch strategist, says that a "wall of new money" is fleeing negative rates in Europe and Ja...
2mins
Bloomberg
U.S. Renews Huawei Licensee to Protect U.S. Rural Networks

U.S. Renews Huawei Licensee to Protect U.S. Rural Networks

The U.S. will extend for another 90 days a limited set of exemptions that had protected rural networks and other U.S. customers from a ban on doing business with China's Huawei Technologies Co., Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday. Bloomber...
3mins
Bloomberg
BHP Can Profit in Any Downturn, Says CEO

BHP Can Profit in Any Downturn, Says CEO

Andrew Mackenzie, chief executive officer at BHP, discusses earnings, his outlook for the company, the dividend, the impact of the trade war on his business, his outlook for iron ore and what the company could look like in 5 years.
12mins
Bloomberg
Mark Mobius Sees Many Opportunities in China to Buy Good Stocks

Mark Mobius Sees Many Opportunities in China to Buy Good Stocks

Mark Mobius, co-founder and partner at Mobius Capital Partners, discusses China's credit market, stocks, the bond market and where he's finding opportunity.
4mins
Bloomberg
Hong Kong's Lam: 'We Will Start Immediately a Platform for Dialogue'

Hong Kong's Lam: 'We Will Start Immediately a Platform for Dialogue'

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam talks about the anti-government protests in the city. She speaks at a press briefing.
3mins
Bloomberg
Gran Canaria wildfire rages out of control as 9,000 are evacuated

Gran Canaria wildfire rages out of control as 9,000 are evacuated

Firefighters continue to battle an uncontained wildfire on the Spanish island of Gran Canaria as 9,000 people are evacuated.
1min
Euronews
Hong Kong Legislative Council Member Tien Discusses Protests

Hong Kong Legislative Council Member Tien Discusses Protests

Michael Tien, a pro-Beijing member of the Hong Kong Legislative Council and founder of fashion chain G2000 Group, talks about the anti-government protests in the city.
25mins
Bloomberg
China M&A Fell 18% in First Half, PwC Says

China M&A Fell 18% in First Half, PwC Says

David Brown, deals leader for Asia Pacific at PwC, talks about the prospects for Chinese mergers and acquisitions.
4mins
Bloomberg
PBOC's New LPR Provides Mechanism for More Efficient Rate Move: Fidelity

PBOC's New LPR Provides Mechanism for More Efficient Rate Move: Fidelity

Bryan Collins, fixed income portfolio manager at Fidelity International, talks about China's decision to make borrowing costs slightly cheaper, and the bond market. Chinese officials introduced a revamped market benchmark rate for the first time. ...
4mins
Bloomberg
Noah Holdings's CIO Remains Constructive on China's A-Share Market

Noah Holdings's CIO Remains Constructive on China's A-Share Market

William Ma, chief investment officer at Noah Holdings, discusses the revamp of China's interest rate framework, what it means for equity markets and where he's finding opportunity.
3mins
Bloomberg
Small, Medium-Sized Banks Will Have to Learn How to Price Risk, Says CICC's Liang

Small, Medium-Sized Banks Will Have to Learn How to Price Risk, Says CICC's Liang

Liang Hong, head of research and chief economist at CICC, discusses China's new 1-year and 5-year loan prime rate and what they mean for credit markets.
2mins
Bloomberg
China's Rate Reform Set to Lower Borrowing Costs as Economy Slows

China's Rate Reform Set to Lower Borrowing Costs as Economy Slows

Liang Hong, head of research and chief economist at CICC, discusses China's new loan prime rate and what it means for lending going forward.
3mins
Bloomberg
Equity Markets Should Move Higher Over Next 6 Months, Says Tribeca Investment's Liu

Equity Markets Should Move Higher Over Next 6 Months, Says Tribeca Investment's Liu

Jun Bei Liu, portfolio manager at Tribeca Investment Partners, discusses the rally in equities and where she sees markets heading.
3mins
Bloomberg
2019 Is an Investment Year for Baidu, Says Moody's Investors Service's Choi

2019 Is an Investment Year for Baidu, Says Moody's Investors Service's Choi

Lina Choi, corporate finance group senior credit officer at Moody's Investors Service, discusses Baidu's 3Q earnings and her outlook for Chinese tech stocks.
4mins
Bloomberg
Why Cleo Capital Is Betting Big on Female Entrepreneurs

Why Cleo Capital Is Betting Big on Female Entrepreneurs

Sarah Kunst, Cleo Capital managing director, explains why the firm is betting big on female entrepreneurs.
6mins
Bloomberg
BHP Earnings Jump as Iron Ore Prices Surge

BHP Earnings Jump as Iron Ore Prices Surge

David Lennox, resource analyst at Fat Prophets, talks about BHP Group's results and outlook. The world's biggest miner lifted annual investor returns to almost $21 billion with a record final dividend after earnings jumped to a five-year high on i...
4mins
Bloomberg
Why China's Rate Reform Is Important for Its Economy

Why China's Rate Reform Is Important for Its Economy

China took a major step toward reforming its system of interest rates, in a move aimed at pushing down the cost of borrowing by households and companies as the economy slows. From August 20, new loans must be priced "mainly" with reference to a re...
2mins
Bloomberg
China's Fake Social Media Accounts Could Be Devastating for U.S., Brett Bruen Says

China's Fake Social Media Accounts Could Be Devastating for U.S., Brett Bruen Says

Brett Bruen, Global Situation Room Inc. president, and Samm Sacks, New America China Digital Economy fellow, discuss Twitter Inc. disclosing that it found and deleted hundreds of accounts it said China used to undermine the Hong Kong protest movem...
4mins
Bloomberg
Food, Beverage, Tobacco Stocks Favored: Wells Fargo Securities

Food, Beverage, Tobacco Stocks Favored: Wells Fargo Securities

Anna Han, equity strategist at Wells Fargo Securities, talks about U.S. stocks, uncertainties in the markets, and Federal Reserve policy.
3mins
Bloomberg
ZipRecruiter CEO on AI in the Workplace and 2019 Hiring Trends

ZipRecruiter CEO on AI in the Workplace and 2019 Hiring Trends

ZipRecruiter Inc. Chief Executive Officer and co-founder Ian Siegel discusses the use of artificial intelligence in the workplace and 2019 hiring trends with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology"
6mins
Bloomberg
Technology Is About Creating 'Frictionless' Opportunities for Diners, Says Cil

Technology Is About Creating 'Frictionless' Opportunities for Diners, Says Cil

Jose Cil, Restaurant Brands International CEO, discusses consumer dining trends on 'Bloomberg Markets: The Close.'
1min
Bloomberg
Bloomberg Market Wrap 8/19: Energy Stocks, Brazil's Real, Gold

Bloomberg Market Wrap 8/19: Energy Stocks, Brazil's Real, Gold

Bloomberg market reporters take a deep dive into all of today's action.
2mins
Bloomberg
Johnson to EU: Let's replace Irish backstop with alternative Brexit pledge

Johnson to EU: Let's replace Irish backstop with alternative Brexit pledge

Boris Johnson launched his attempt to reopen Brexit negotiations, writing to Donald Tusk seeking the removal of the Irish backstop.
24secs
Euronews
Eric Rosengren on Fed Policy, Consumption, Trade, Markets

Eric Rosengren on Fed Policy, Consumption, Trade, Markets

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren comments on U.S.
20mins
Bloomberg
Why Avaya Might Be Considering a Bid From Rival Mitel

Why Avaya Might Be Considering a Bid From Rival Mitel

Avaya Holdings Corp. is considering a bid from rival Mitel Networks that could create a telecommunications equipment vendor worth more than $5 billion including debt, people with knowledge of the matter said.
3mins
Bloomberg
Restaurant Brands CEO Sees China as a Long-Term Opportunity

Restaurant Brands CEO Sees China as a Long-Term Opportunity

Jose Cil, Restaurant Brands International Inc. chief executive officer, discusses the changes in the food industry and the company's international business and expansion strategy with Bloomberg's Romaine Bostick and Caroline Hyde on "Bloomberg Mar...
6mins
Bloomberg
Cops and robbers in a dead-end gun fight

Cops and robbers in a dead-end gun fight

Horrified householders in South Carolina find their quiet cul-de-sac turned into the O.K. Corral.
1min
BBC News