World Business News on KTTZ-HD2

The latest business and finance news from around the world, from the BBC.

Podcasts

  • Thursday, August 27, 2015 7:00pm
    Chris Low of FTN Financial in New York sums up the recent market movements.
  • Thursday, August 27, 2015 7:00pm
    Brazil in now officially in recession. The economy shrank by 1.9% between April and June, on top of the the slight fall in the first three months of this year. We talk to Daniel Gallas, our South America business correspondent, about the series of setbacks that have hit this former star economy. It's ten years tomorrow when Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans. We'll talk the owner of a restaurant business there who's optimistic about the future. And one of the most unusual properties in the UK is up for sale - some say it's the country's only desert. (Picture Credit: AP Photo/John Maier Jr)
  • Wednesday, August 26, 2015 7:00pm
    Our regular look at the US markets, in what's been a volatile week around the world.
  • Wednesday, August 26, 2015 7:00pm
    Europe is on the move. 330,000 more people came to live in the UK than left in the year to March. That's an all time high and means 13% of the UK population were born abroad. We talk to Fraser Nelson, editor of the Spectator Magazine in the UK, and ask Kent Ekeroth from the Sweden Democrats party what effect immigration has had on his country. India's economy is growing faster than China -- but are its people seeing the benefits? Our business editor Kamal Ahmed reports from Delhi. (Picture: A passport being stamped Credit: BBC)
  • Tuesday, August 25, 2015 7:00pm
    Despite falling markets in China and Europe, the Dow Jones closed up 4% up. We ask Doug McIntyre from financial website 24/7 Wall Street why investors’ confidence has returned.