Jack Ma: China's eccentric billionaire
Online retailer Alibaba's IPO will make founder Jack Ma one of the world's richest people. He's a celebrity in China, known for starting the firm in his living room - and for his impersonation of pop star Lady Gaga. After a portrait of him we talk to market man Lars Halter in New York about the Alibaba IPO - including the potential risks.
Scots say "No" to independence
Scotland will stay part of the United Kingdom - Europe's third biggest economy. And money matters were one big reason Scots voted no. Still, this vote has big implications for the future of Great Britain.
Bavaria's lederhosen tradition
With Bavaria's legendary Oktoberfest about to get underway, DW pays a visit to a family-owned business that's been making the pants for over a century.