Cities all around the world are coming up with groundbreaking ways to combat issues plaguing their surroundings, such as crime, traffic and the excess of greenhouse gases. To highlight the innovation of these cities and offer a glimpse into futuristic solutions for others to adopt, CNN Digital launched a 30-minute CNN TV special.
In this episode, Udas will explore modern-day silk production in the Hangzhou province, speak to China’s largest e-commerce company Alibaba about the internet being the world’s newest “Silk Road”, and see how the city of Xi’an is renovating Silk Road sites to boost tourism along the ancient route.
In September 2013 the sporting world witnessed a comeback like no other In the 45th America’s Cup in San Francisco Jimmy Spithill and Ben Ainslie led Team Oracle to a last minute victory in front of a global audience.
The Caribbean is the winter playground for the sailing classes of Europe, the location where top sailors go to earn their winter crust and exotic superyachts and racing boats rub shoulders on the same race course with big names spinning their wheels around the Caribbean race tracks.