An investigation into the murky world of arms deals and illegal kickbacks which links a bombing in Karachi and the death of US journalist, Daniel Pearl, to arms contracts.
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For the wealthy and famous, nothing is out of reach. We delve into the private lives of the social elite to uncover a world of luxury and excess, a world ruled by its own codes and secrets. From luxury yachts, that (...) +
The poor bore the brunt of the sub-prime and credit crisis of 2008. Today, it is the turn of the middle class. The impoverishment of the American middle class is brutal. In a country which established liberalism as (...) +
For the world’s social elite, yachting is the highest mark of luxury. Celebrities and rich businessmen can savour refined personal pleasures while proving their status by spending their vacation time on private (...) +
In the world of billionaires, money is no object and owning a helicopter or a 7000 euro purse is not unusual. Why would you deny yourself anything when you can have it all? With this mentality, the buying never (...) +
Big brands and small retailers alike have one goal: to sell. And to do so, they are willing to put in place incredible strategies to trigger strong emotions in the consumer and turn desire into a need. Marketing (...) +
A look at the vibrant city of San Francisco through the eyes of 3 of its most entrepreneurial citizens. A kite surfer trying to break records and change energy production at the same time. A talented chef in his (...) +
"When Bubbles Burst" provides a fascinating glimpse into the inner workings of the global economy, examining the mechanics behind bubbles and crashes and suggesting trends for the future.
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