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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

ERG say they 'overwhelmingly' back PM's Brexit deal

ERG say they 'overwhelmingly' back PM's Brexit deal

ERG say they 'overwhelmingly' back PM's Brexit deal
1min
ITN
Caroline Flint: Letwin amendment is 'panic measure'

Caroline Flint: Letwin amendment is 'panic measure'

Caroline Flint: Letwin amendment is 'panic measure'
1min
ITN
MPs say how they'll vote as they arrive at Parliament

MPs say how they'll vote as they arrive at Parliament

MPs say how they'll vote on the Brexit deal as they arrive at Parliament.
1min
ITN
Barclay: Public will be 'appalled' by another Brexit delay

Barclay: Public will be 'appalled' by another Brexit delay

Barclay: Public will be 'appalled' by another Brexit delay
1min
ITN
Labour Leader Corbyn Responds to Johnson

Labour Leader Corbyn Responds to Johnson

U.K. Leader of the Opposition Jeremy Corbyn comments on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal. The Labour leader was responding to the prime minister in an emergency debate in the House of Commons in London before lawmakers vote on Johnson's Brexit deal.
1min
Bloomberg
DUP urges Boris Johnson to 'reconsider' Brexit deal

DUP urges Boris Johnson to 'reconsider' Brexit deal

DUP urges Boris Johnson to 'reconsider' Brexit deal
4mins
ITN
Boris Johnson arrives at Parliament for crunch Brexit vote

Boris Johnson arrives at Parliament for crunch Brexit vote

Boris Johnson has arrived at Parliament for a crucial Brexit vote.
17secs
ITN
Corbyn: Labour 'will not back this sell-out deal'

Corbyn: Labour 'will not back this sell-out deal'

Corbyn: Labour 'will not back this sell-out deal'
1min
ITN
Johnson Opens Emergency Brexit Debate in Day of High Tension

Johnson Opens Emergency Brexit Debate in Day of High Tension

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson makes opening remarks at the start of an emergency debate in the House of Commons in London before a knife-edge vote on his Brexit deal. It is only the fourth Saturday sitting of Parliament since World War II.
4mins
Bloomberg
PM urges MPs to back new deal to 'resolve Brexit'

PM urges MPs to back new deal to 'resolve Brexit'

PM urges MPs to back new deal to 'resolve Brexit'
1min
ITN
Johnson departs Downing Street ahead of crucial Brexit vote

Johnson departs Downing Street ahead of crucial Brexit vote

Johnson departs Downing Street ahead of crucial Brexit vote
1min
ITN
As plans for the UK's first spaceport take shape, opposition grows

As plans for the UK's first spaceport take shape, opposition grows

Trekking through the muddy peat bog on the A'Mhoine peninsula on the remote north coast of Scotland, it seems hard to imagine that within a couple of years, that this remote, beautiful, wetland landscape could be the UK's first spaceport, launchin...
2mins
Euronews
MUFG's Randy Chafetz says negative rates 'challenging'

MUFG's Randy Chafetz says negative rates 'challenging'

MUFG's Randy Chafetz sits down with Bloomberg's Sonali Basak to discuss the outlook for Japan's largest bank amid negative interest rates.
5mins
Bloomberg
Reflecting on Oracle CEO Mark Hurd's Legacy

Reflecting on Oracle CEO Mark Hurd's Legacy

Mark Hurd, who was chief executive officer of three major technology companies including Oracle Corp., has died. He was 62. Bloomberg's Brad Stone reflects on Hurd's legacy.
3mins
Bloomberg
Bloomberg Market Wrap 10/18: Dollar Rally Stalls, Market Indecision, Nickel Prices

Bloomberg Market Wrap 10/18: Dollar Rally Stalls, Market Indecision, Nickel Prices

Bloomberg market reporters take a deep dive into all of today's action.
3mins
Bloomberg
Brexit Deal Is a Defeat for Populism, Moscovici Says

Brexit Deal Is a Defeat for Populism, Moscovici Says

European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici discusses the Brexit agreement reached between U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the European Union.
2mins
Bloomberg
T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Lawsuits Will Fail, Ex-FCC Commissioner Says

T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Lawsuits Will Fail, Ex-FCC Commissioner Says

Former FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell, a partner at Cooley LLP, discusses the multistate lawsuit to block T-Mobile US's proposed purchase of Sprint Corp., China's investment in 5G technology, and the pricing of the transaction.
6mins
Bloomberg
Can Boris Johnson get his Brexit deal through parliament?

Can Boris Johnson get his Brexit deal through parliament?

Boris Johnson and the European Union finally found a middle ground for a new deal. But can it survive the high waters of the British parliament?
2mins
Euronews
Angsty Leveraged Loan Buyers May Be Harbinger of More Pain to Come in Credit Markets

Angsty Leveraged Loan Buyers May Be Harbinger of More Pain to Come in Credit Markets

Leveraged loan investors are getting increasingly angsty and their fear may be a precursor for more pain to come in the credit markets.
2mins
Bloomberg
JPMorgan's Dimon Says He'd Love to Take the Bank Private

JPMorgan's Dimon Says He'd Love to Take the Bank Private

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon talks the scrutiny that comes with being a publicly traded company.
2mins
Bloomberg
Morgan Stanley's Gorman Says He's Pricing In One More Rate Cut This Year

Morgan Stanley's Gorman Says He's Pricing In One More Rate Cut This Year

James Gorman, Morgan Stanley chief executive officer, discusses the outlook for Federal Reserve monetary policy.
1min
Bloomberg
Mulvaney Admits Quid Pro Quo, Later Denies It

Mulvaney Admits Quid Pro Quo, Later Denies It

Jen Kerns, Women for a Great America founder and former spokeswoman for the California Republican Party, and Jason Green, SkillSmart co-founder and former associate White House Counsel to President Barack Obama, discuss White House Chief of Staff ...
5mins
Bloomberg
Dutch Finance Minister Hoekstra on Global Concerns

Dutch Finance Minister Hoekstra on Global Concerns

Dutch Finance Minister Hopke Hoekstra says Brexit and trade tensions are still top of policy makers' minds. He spoke to Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on the sidelines of the IMF World Bank meetings in Washington.
7mins
Bloomberg
Australia Treasurer Frydenberg on IMF Downgrade, Budget, China

Australia Treasurer Frydenberg on IMF Downgrade, Budget, China

Australia Treasurer Josh Frydenberg discusses efforts to address the IMF's downgrade of his country's growth forecast, fiscal budget, and the protests in Hong Kong.
9mins
Bloomberg
JPMorgan's Dimon Says Libra Will Never Happen

JPMorgan's Dimon Says Libra Will Never Happen

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon says Libra was a "neat idea" that will never happen. Dimon participates in a panel at an IFF conference in Washington.
1min
Bloomberg
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Comments on Negative Rates

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Comments on Negative Rates

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon comments on the possibility of negative interest rates in the U.S. Dimon participates in a panel at an IFF conference in Washington.
2mins
Bloomberg
PM defends deal ahead of crunch vote

PM defends deal ahead of crunch vote

PM defends deal ahead of crunch vote
2mins
ITN
BOE's Carney on Monetary Policy and U.K. Economy After Brexit

BOE's Carney on Monetary Policy and U.K. Economy After Brexit

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney discusses the outlook for monetary policy after Brexit with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua at the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Washington.
13mins
Bloomberg
German Finance Minister Says a Lot Has Been Done to Spur Economy

German Finance Minister Says a Lot Has Been Done to Spur Economy

German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz discusses steps taken to boost the nation's economy, the new Brexit deal between the U.K. and European Union, and expectations for Christine Lagarde's term at the European Central Bank.
4mins
Bloomberg
Carney Says BOE Is 'Prepared for All Eventualities' Regarding Brexit

Carney Says BOE Is 'Prepared for All Eventualities' Regarding Brexit

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney discusses the outlook for monetary policy after Brexit with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua at the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Washington.
2mins
Bloomberg
Larry Summers Says Fed Tilt to Avoid Downturn 'Broadly Appropriate'

Larry Summers Says Fed Tilt to Avoid Downturn 'Broadly Appropriate'

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers discusses Federal Reserve policy with Bloomberg's Sonali Basak. They speak on the sidelines of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank annual meetings in Washington.
1min
Bloomberg
Economy in Good Place But Confronts Evident Risks: Fed's Richard Clarida

Economy in Good Place But Confronts Evident Risks: Fed's Richard Clarida

Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida speaks at a CFA Institute conference about the state of the U.S. economy and the outlook for monetary policy.
3mins
Bloomberg
Stocks to Rally Short Term But Will Fall Before End of Year, CCLA's Bevan Says

Stocks to Rally Short Term But Will Fall Before End of Year, CCLA's Bevan Says

James Bevan, CCLA Investment Management chief investment officer, discusses the outlook for stocks through year-end with Bloomberg's Guy Johnson on "Bloomberg Markets: European Close."
2mins
Bloomberg
Financials Remain Cheap, Says CIBC's Donabedian

Financials Remain Cheap, Says CIBC's Donabedian

Dave Donabedian, chief investment officer at CIBC Private Wealth Management looks at earnings with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
6mins
Bloomberg
Larry Summers on the Risks of Recession, the Trade War With China, Trump's Leadership

Larry Summers on the Risks of Recession, the Trade War With China, Trump's Leadership

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers talks about the risks of a recession in the U.S., economic inequality, the trade war with China and President Donald Trump's leadership style. He speaks to Bloomberg's Sonali Basak in Washington.
13mins
Bloomberg
BOE's Carney Says Brexit Deal Doesn't Necessarily Mean Rate Hikes

BOE's Carney Says Brexit Deal Doesn't Necessarily Mean Rate Hikes

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney discusses the outlook for monetary policy after Brexit with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua at the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Washington.
3mins
Bloomberg
Oaktree's Howard Marks on Negative Rates, Demanding Safety, U.S. Recession

Oaktree's Howard Marks on Negative Rates, Demanding Safety, U.S. Recession

Howard Marks, co-chairman at Oaktree Capital, discusses his latest note to clients on negative interest rates, the reasons why investors buy negative-yielding assets, relying on analysis over ratings, and the inevitability of a U.S. recession.
10mins
Bloomberg
Watch: Aleppo souk reopens, representing return to former way of life

Watch: Aleppo souk reopens, representing return to former way of life

The market, which was partially destroyed in the fighting that took place in the city, is part of an area listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO for its Arab culture.
20secs
Euronews
Climate protester remains on Big Ben scaffolding

Climate protester remains on Big Ben scaffolding

Climate protester scales Big Ben
1min
ITN
Summers Sees Greater Than 1-in-3 Chance of U.S. Recession by End of 2020

Summers Sees Greater Than 1-in-3 Chance of U.S. Recession by End of 2020

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers discusses the likelihood of a U.S. recession next year with Bloomberg's Sonali Basak.
1min
Bloomberg
Standard Chartered Already Operating Under Post-Brexit Structure: Vinals

Standard Chartered Already Operating Under Post-Brexit Structure: Vinals

Jose Vinals, chairman at Standard Chartered, discusses the business impact of Brexit, the ramifications of low interest rates, and the need for consolidation among smaller European banks.
6mins
Bloomberg
Climate protester scales Big Ben

Climate protester scales Big Ben

Climate protester scales Big Ben
2mins
ITN
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge meet puppies in Pakistan

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge meet puppies in Pakistan

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Meet Puppies in Pakistan
4mins
ITN
Howard Marks Says Oaktree Is Increasing Demand for Safety

Howard Marks Says Oaktree Is Increasing Demand for Safety

Howard Marks, co-chairman at Oaktree Capital, explains why his firm is focusing on analysis over ratings as it increases its demand for safety.
1min
Bloomberg
Brexit Deal Is Much Better Than a No-Deal, Moscovici Says

Brexit Deal Is Much Better Than a No-Deal, Moscovici Says

European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici discusses the Brexit agreement reached between U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the European Union.
3mins
Bloomberg
'A grave historic error': Juncker hits out as North Macedonia and Albania have EU bids blocked

'A grave historic error': Juncker hits out as North Macedonia and Albania have EU bids blocked

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama told Euronews on Friday that his country is "collateral damage" in an intra-EU power struggle.
1min
Euronews
Brexit Extension Likely if Deal Fails to Pass Says CIBC's Stretch

Brexit Extension Likely if Deal Fails to Pass Says CIBC's Stretch

Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC Capital Markets, discusses Brexit and the British pound on "Bloomberg The Open."
3mins
Bloomberg