We track four people on their journey.
What's the cost of South Korea's drinking culture?
We explore the demise of oil, from production companies in the North Sea to a former Caspian tiger fallen on hard times.
07 Feb 2016 07:45 GMT
Business & Economy, Oil, Politics, Kazakhstan
What does the end of economic sanctions mean for Iran and the global economy?
31 Jan 2016 15:54 GMT
As world leaders meet at the World Economic Forum, we discuss the low oil price, inequality and the threat of recession.
23 Jan 2016 14:15 GMT
Will auctioning off a slice of state-owned oil giant Aramco give Saudi Arabia more time to weather the oil price storm?
18 Jan 2016 13:42 GMT
We examine the global panic surrounding China's economy and what can be done to keep it going.
09 Jan 2016 19:21 GMT
In this special edition of Counting the Cost, we look at the biggest business stories to watch in 2016.
02 Jan 2016 13:32 GMT
In this special edition of Counting the Cost, we look back at the most important business stories of the year.
27 Dec 2015 16:17 GMT
Conservationists are in a desperate and uphill battle to save India's tigers from extinction.
Former classmates separated during Iraq's invasion of Kuwait in 1990 reunite decades later.
We follow a Sesame Street composer as he learns how his music has been used to torture detainees at Guantanamo Bay.
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea
How improving relations between communist Cuba and the capitalist US will change the lives of people on both sides.
Politics, United States, Cuba
Mayotte is a magnet for Comoros islanders who risk their lives crossing hazardous seas in search of a better life.
Poverty & Development, France, Refugees
A three-part series looking at the history of France's black community and their long struggle for recognition.
Politics, US & Canada, France