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This Is America & The World

Website: http://www.thisisamerica.net/
Next Airing: Tue, Sep 17th, 2019 at 3:00 AM on UEN-TV

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THIS IS AMERICA is entirely devoted to international content with personal conversations, roundtable discussions, and on-location mini documentaries with world leaders, newsmakers, and extraordinary individuals in the United States and around the world. The 1600 season is entirely devoted to international content. Interviews will include foreign ambassadors and world leaders as well as authors and journalists writing about foreign affairs. Episodes will include travel programs focused on South America, Africa and Europe.

Episodes:

  • Amb. Domingos Fezas Vital (Portugal)

    On this program Dennis Wholey speaks with H.E. Domingos Fezas Vital, who currently serves as the Portuguese Republic's Ambassador to the United States. The Ambassador discusses many facets of his home country and its unique history, population and culture. Additionally the Ambassador discusses Portugal's relationship with the United States and his personal goals while stationed as Ambassador in Washington, DC.

    Next Airing: Tue, Sep 17th, 2019 at 3:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/27/2018 to 9/26/2019
  • Haiti Today - Business & Investment

    On this episode of THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD, Dennis Wholey is in the Republic of Haiti to learn about its potential for growth and opportunity. While in Port-au-Prince and in the northern region of the country, Dennis visits with a variety of businessmen, government officials and expatriates that speak to both the country's current need for jobs but also Haiti's potential for investment. Interviews include American businesses employing Haitians, Haitian companies that have been in operation for decades and foreign companies that have turned to Haiti as a target for major investment.

    Next Airing: Wed, Sep 18th, 2019 at 10:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/27/2018 to 9/26/2019
  • Haiti Today - History & Culture

    While on location in the Republic of Haiti, THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD explores the country's wonderfully vibrant and rich culture. Dennis hears about the exciting and evolving art scene in Haiti and the crucial role Voodoo plays in the culture of Haiti. Dennis also travels to northern Haiti to see a variety of stunning tourism locations available to visitors and gets a personal history lesson about Haiti when he visits the historic sites of the Sans-Souci Palace and the massive Citadelle Laferriere. These dramatic locations tell the powerful story of Haiti's independence and reveal that Haiti is far more than negative news stories but a country of immense depth and rare beauty.

    Next Airing: Wed, Sep 25th, 2019 at 10:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/27/2018 to 9/26/2019
  • Foreign Students In America

    On this program Dennis Wholey speaks with three foreign students that are currently studying in the United States. Having travelled to the United States from Nigeria, China and Ukraine these students offer their insights into why they came to America, what they hope to learn while here, what they have experienced during their time thus far and what knowledge and memories they plan to take home with them and share with their peers, friends and family.

    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/27/2018 to 9/26/2019
  • Oman: A Culture of Friendship

    On this program Dennis discovers that the heart of Omani national identity lies in its traditional family-focused values and the religious beliefs of Islam. In addition to visits to the National Museum and the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Dennis talks with Dr. Abdulla Al-Harrasi, Chairman of the Public Authority for Radio and TV.

    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/27/2018 to 9/26/2019
  • Oman: Economy (Development & Opportunity)

    On this program Dennis travels to Duqm in Oman to take a look at Oman's Economic Special Zone at the Port of Duqm and learns about Oman's diversification goals and the current investment opportunities Duqm offers. Interviews include executives with Oman's Investment & Development Agency and its Global Logistic Group.

    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/27/2018 to 9/26/2019
  • Oman: Tourism (History & Modernity)

    On this program Dennis goes tourist shopping in the Muttrah Souq, does an overnight desert stay at the Arabian Oryx Camp, takes a look at the Royal Opera House, discovers Oman's award-winning airline and comes to agree with the General Manager of the Grand Hyatt, Paul Murphy, that Oman is the best kept tourism secret in the world.

    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/27/2018 to 9/26/2019
  • Oman: Tourism (Tradition & Natural Beauty)

    On this program in Oman Dennis travels to several areas of the country to experience first-hand some of Oman's tourist attractions including the historic cities of Nizwa (animal auction) and Sur (ship building) and the scenic views of Green Mountain. Additionally Dennis pays a visit to the Ministry of Tourism and speaks with Undersecretary of Tourism, H.E. Maitha Al Mahrouqi.

    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/27/2018 to 9/26/2019
  • The Sultanate of Oman: Foreign Policy & Diplomacy

    On this program Dennis visits the Sultanate of Oman in the Middle East to learn about the country's unique foreign policy of non-intervention and peace with its neighbors. Newsworthy interviews include Oman's Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah and US Ambassador Marc J. Sievers.

    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/27/2018 to 9/26/2019

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