World Business Previous Broadcasts

Mumbai Property Boom - Karan Singh (Episode #1131)

KQED World: Sun, Sep 25, 2011 -- 8:00 AM

Mumbai's property market has staged a dramatic recovery from the global financial crisis in line with the country's economy. The difference between this and previous real estate booms is the size and increasingly elite nature of the new buildings.

Korean Development - Karim Gohary (Episode #1129)

KQED World: Sun, Sep 11, 2011 -- 8:00 AM

Since its formation just after the end of the Second World War, South Korea has risen meteorically to become the 14th biggest economy in the world. It's pushed an export-driven economy; is now one of the most wired nations on the planet, and a centre for high-tech that rivals neighbour Japan.

Egyptian Water Crisis - Simon Mars (Episode #1128)

KQED World: Sun, Sep 4, 2011 -- 8:00 AM

The revolution in Egypt has made the future for the country much more unclear, with luck democracy and freedom will take hold, but that remains far from certain. What is certain is that despite being home to the world's longest river, Egypt will struggle to manage its water resources in the coming years, as the population swells, but the flow from the Nile remains constant.

China Population Growth - Nick Mackie (Episode #1130)

KQED World: Sun, Sep 18, 2011 -- 8:00 AM

By 2050 the global population will have risen from just under 7 billion today to over 9 billion, putting greater pressure on the planet's already stressed resources. It's a challenge China has been dealing with for decades, with a one child policy that managed to curb its rate of population growth. But has this radical measure brought with it a new set of challenges?

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      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Wednesday 11/10, 11am The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels late Wednesday morning for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna mid-afternoon when work is completed. The change should be for a […]

    • Tues 9/29: Planned outage for KQET DT25 Over the Air signal

      (DT25.1, 25.2 & 25.3) The Fremont Peak transmission tower will be undergoing one of its routine maintenance inspections Tuesday. We expect to shut down the KQET DT25 signal at approximately 2pm (along with other stations on the tower), and expect to return around 3pm. Most TVs will automatically recover the signals after an outage of […]

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      UPDATE: KQED’s Sutro Tower signal was restored to full power shortly after 3pm on Monday. If your TV set has still not re-acquired the signal automatically, a rescan is probably in order. – – – – – – – – – UPDATE: Our over the air signal was restored at 50% power apx 4pm Sunday. […]

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