BBC World News
As US President Barack Obama lands in Kenya, BBC World News and its local teams will bring the latest updates and stories from Africa to the world.
The BBC has launched a new international BBC News app for iOS and Android devices.
BBC News is opening a new state-of-the-art digital newsroom and studio in Singapore.
A new edition of the BBC Global Questions programme is to be recorded in Kiev on 1 July, to examine what next for Ukraine. Ukraine: At A Crossroads is staged in English by the BBC’s international news channel, BBC World News (presented by Zeinab Badawi), and in Ukrainian by BBC Ukrainian (presented by Andriy Kravets).
BBC World News today announced the findings of a new global survey* into changing attitudes towards international affairs. Sixty-nine per cent of people surveyed said they are more concerned about world events now than they have ever been before and nearly two thirds (64 per cent) say that news stories from other parts of the world feel more relevant to them than they have in the past.
As the FIFA Women’s World Cup kicks off in Canada this weekend, BBC World News TV and bbc.com/sport are gearing up to bring audiences a truly global perspective on a season of sport.
Kofi Annan and former US President Jimmy Carter will be taking part in a special live TV debate for BBC World News, tackling issues that matter to young people around the globe, the broadcaster has announced today.
BBC World News and bbc.com will over the course of the next two weeks focus on South Korea, as the 24-hour news channel and website broadcasts a special series of documentaries and features as part of its first-ever South Korea Direct.
Coverage on BBC World News, World Service and bbc.com make BBC the ‘go-to place’ for up-to-the-minute news and analysis of the election.
The BBC’s World Affairs Correspondent Paul Wood has been given this year’s David Bloom Award in recognition of his on the ground reporting from Iraq in 2014.
BBC Click will travel to the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week to create a special programme using only the latest mobile and tablet technology.
New figures* show that BBC.com, the BBC’s international website, has started 2015 on an all-time high. More than 101 million unique browsers used the website and news app globally during the month of January, generating a record 1.35 billion page views.
London, January 19 2015. BBC World News’s The World Debate is coming live from the World Economic Forum in Davos this week, as a high level panel including Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the IMF and Mark Carney Governor of the Bank of England debate whether the global economic cake can continue to grow indefinitely.
BBC World News has commissioned a major new six-part series, presented by technologist Ben Hammersley, exploring a global threat that could impact us all.
A brand new survey* of pay TV subscribers shows that international news is still in huge demand and remains an integral part of the European pay TV market. BBC World News has conducted a study of 1,500 pay TV subscribers with access to the channel from five countries across the continent. The standout finding is how important news is to subscribers.
The BBC has been honored with two awards at this year’s 35th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards in the categories of 'Feature Story Newscast' for BBC World News America’s Suffering In The Central African Republic and 'Continuing Coverage Newscast' for World News America’s Inside Syria's Deadly Conflict.
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