13 Dec 2021
The Covid-19 crisis has exacerbated inequalities between the very wealthy and the rest of the population, according to the latest report from the World Inequality Lab. So what can be done to prevent a massive rise in poverty? Stephen Carroll speaks to Lucas Chancel, the lead author of the report. Also in the programme: Kate Moody looks at the right to disconnect and what it really means in practice for workers. Plus we bring you a report about a French entrepreneur who's making tracks with old bike tyres.
19 Sep 2021
The castle of the counts of Perche stands on a hill overlooking the French town of Nogent-le-Rotrou, in the central Eure-et-Loir department. This thousand-year-old fortress, testament to a wealth of local history, is now a museum. Through nearly 400 objects, it takes visitors on a journey through time, from the Middle Ages to the French Revolution. FRANCE 24 takes you on a tour.
11 Dec 2020
Rise is an investment company that provides people living in Nigeria with dollar-denominated investments in the US and other markets to enable them to earn returns that make investing worth it. Rise brings the best investments from around the world to everyone in Africa and beyond in order to create wealth for the continent.
6 Dec 2020
Waste To Wealth: Plastic often recycled into pillows, mattresses
25 Mar 2020
There is so much information out there on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), you can help someone by sharing facts about the virus and stop the spread of myths.
17 Dec 2019
On Monday, December 9, Toke Makinwa and Yomi Black had a go at each other after the latter reshared a post from Soji Ogunnaike questioning the source of the former source of wealth.
12 May 2019
The eight-member Arctic Council is looking at ways to deal with global warming and access to mineral wealth. The thawing of ice has some countries scrambling over the earth's untapped resources.
31 Mar 2019
Australia’s slumping property and stock markets have driven the biggest decline in household wealth in seven years. Household wealth decreased 2.1 percent in the final three months of last year.
2 Jan 2019
Patrick Armstrong, chief investment officer at London-based Plurimi Wealth, discusses his preference for emerging-market stocks in 2019.
26 Nov 2018
Martin Lakos, division director at Macquarie Group Wealth Management, discusses buying U.S. tech stocks at these levels and his outlook for Fed policy.