Between September 2009 and November 2016, Kamahl Santamaria hosted Counting the Cost, a weekly business and economics show on Al Jazeera English.

For over seven years he presented financial news which matters to everyday people, with a stated aim of showing just how the global economy affects all of our lives - not only those working in the world's financial capitals.

Special editions of Counting the Cost also came from the following locations (click the dates to view the programmes):

  • World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland in 2013: a special debate on The Economic Malaise and its Perils

  • Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland in 2016

  • Dubai, following the emirate's economic crash in November 2009 and again in December 2010 for the one-year anniversary

  • Paris Air Show in 2015

  • Dubai Air Show in 2009, 2011, 2013, and 2015

  • The Philippines, following Typhoon Haiyan in 2013

  • Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Palo Alto, California in 2016

  • Special reports from Airbus HQ in Toulouse, France and from Kiel Sailing Week in Germany


SPECIAL EPISODES & PROMOS

PROMO: 'OIL IS IN EVERYTHING' (2016)

EPISODE: Women in Energy Summit, Doha (2015)

PROMO: 'END OF YEAR SPECIAL' (2015)

EPISODE: Global Entrepreneurship Summit, California (2016)

PROMO: 'THE FUN SIDE OF BUSINESS' (2016)

EPISODE: Dubai Air Show (2015)