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Hundreds of pro-independence protesters took to the streets of Barcelona for a seventh successive night on Sunday, with anger over the jailing of Catalan separatist leaders showing little sign of abating.

EPISODES

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PRESENTERS

Jamie Owen

Jamie Owen anchors CGTN Europe. He is a television news journalist with 30 years' experience.

He joined CGTN from TRT World, where he anchored international television news.

Before that, he worked at the BBC reading the news on the main radio bulletins before moving to television to anchor the flagship BBC Wales Today show.

He has worked internationally for BBC World Service Trust and BBC Media Action and has advised television companies in Libya, Egypt, Jordan, India and Germany.

Juliet Mann

Juliet Mann is part of CGTN's on-air team in London. An experienced TV anchor specializing in business news, she covers stories from entrepreneurship to sustainability, from digital innovation to global economics.

For more than two decades, Juliet has worked in fast-paced newsrooms across the world – in London, Paris, New York and Frankfurt for companies including CNBC, TRT World, CNN, Sky News and Reuters.

On the road and in the studio, she has interviewed political heavyweights and those who influence the news agenda including EU policymakers and CEOs of global brands.

Hannah Hoexter

Hannah Hoexter is co-anchor of CGTN Europe's flagship weekday Global Business show.

Before moving to Europe, she presented CGTN's The World Today from Beijing.

Hannah has nearly 20 years’ experience as an anchor, reporter and producer at major international news networks including NBC News, France 24 and Al Jazeera English.

She has reported across the world on wars, terrorist attacks, natural disasters, elections and royalty and has lived in the Middle East, Russia and France.

Paul Barber

Paul presents CGTN Europe's 'The World Today' and 'Global Business'. He previously anchored business news at the network’s American broadcast center and covered the 2016 election, the Brexit vote, and hosted 'Africa Focus'.

Paul started out with the BBC in Liverpool and was an award-winning news presenter in Manchester before joining France 24 where he anchored coverage of the 2008 financial crisis, Benazir Bhutto’s assassination, and presented ‘The Week in Asia’. Paul then worked for the BBC World Service, AFP and FSN in London, Hong Kong, and Washington.

SHOWS

18:26, 21-Oct-2019
The World Today is the core rolling news service of CGTN. Each weekend a one-hour European-focused edition will be produced from CGTN's London production center. The show will keep viewers up-to-date with all the top stories across Europe and the world as they happen, providing different perspectives in a fast-paced and informative format. The shows will also look back at the stories that dominated the headlines over the past week, and look ahead to the next seven days. With a wide remit – from art, social affairs, fashion, sports and lifestyle – the show will reflect the diversity and energy of Europe.
18:26, 21-Oct-2019
RAZOR is CGTN's brand new science and technology show, covering cutting edge from all over the world. RAZOR will show you the world's most powerful laser and the world's smallest anti-cancer treatment. It will take you from the weird world of quantum computing to the boundaries of the cosmos. An international team of reporters will follow the guidance of Occam's Razor - the principle that the simplest explanation is the best one. RAZOR will show that we are already "living in the future"!
18:25, 21-Oct-2019
The Agenda is a weekly talk show looking beyond the headlines and "accepted wisdom" to find the real story. Hosted by award-winning journalist and presenter Stephen Cole, the show quite simply sets the agenda. You won't find the same old talking heads recycling platitudes, instead, thought-provoking guests will debate and explore key issues of today's world. Using virtual reality graphics to bring subjects to life, Stephen will navigate discussions ranging from "prove that climate change exists" to "who will win the race to space?" Each week, a variety of views will be given the opportunity to flourish and develop into meaningful and powerful conversations.