AJ Impact

Signs of a global recession? Factory activity is slowing down

Analysts say the trade war is morphing into a tech and broad-based business war that could lead to a global recession.

Signs of a global recession? Factory activity is slowing down

Witness

Barbershop Detroit: Life in 'Motown' after Bankruptcy

Robert and Larry keep the spirit of 'Motown' alive in their barbershop despite the city's decline.

Counting the Cost

The hospitality business: Adapting to survive

Greg Dogan, the CEO and president of Shangri-La Hotels, discusses the future of the hotel industry.

Counting the Cost

Would you pay $1.9m for the Lamborghini Centenario?

Stephan Winkelmann, the CEO of Lamborghini, discusses where the company and the luxury car market is heading.

Counting the Cost

US 2016: How much does the economy matter?

A look at present economic woes and the future direction the country will take under whoever wins the White House.

AJEats

Reykjavik: Iceland's recipe for survival

How the financial crisis turned into an opportunity to revive culinary traditions and revolutionise Icelandic cuisine.

HardEarned

New Beginnings

A group of low-income Americans embark on new chapters of their lives in the final episode of Hard Earned.

HardEarned

Fight for fifteen

For a group of struggling Americans, financial hardship begins to give way to some new opportunities.

HardEarned

Dreams deferred

We meet low-income families from across the US who struggle to keep up with their finances in the post-recession era.

HardEarned

Minimum wage

We explore the lives of low-income families in post-recession America who struggle to keep up with their finances.

AJ IMPACT

Getting By

Some 50 million Americans live below the official poverty line, and millions more are barely making ends meet. This series explores how people try to survive.

Getting By

HardEarned

Rock Bottom

An intimate look at the lives of low-income American families who work hard to find new homes for their families.

HardEarned

The American Dream

We follow three American families as they fight to keep up with their financial demands while pursuing their dreams.

AJ IMPACT

HSBC to shed 25,000 jobs globally

Besides layoffs, bank announces withdrawal from Brazil and Turkey as it mulls leaving London hub and expanding in Asia.

HSBC to shed 25,000 jobs globally

Counting the Cost

South Africa: An economy under threat?

As the nation struggles with slowing growth and ongoing power cuts, we examine the state of the South African economy.