Mar 22, 2010

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, March 22, 2010

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Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, March 22, 2010

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Shanghai hotel makes glorious return

Mar 22, 2010
The Peninsula Hotel had its grand opening in Shanghai after its parent company was forced to take a 60-year hiatus. Scott Tong tells the story of the hotel's hey days in the 20s and 30s and how it's making its comeback now.

Keeping watch of tainted water globally

Mar 22, 2010
Today is World Water Day, and United Nations officials are drawing attention to issues of unsafe drinking water across the globe. The U.N. says unsanitary water results in a substantial number of deaths every year. Sarah Gardner reports.

How will health care reform impact us?

Mar 22, 2010
Steve Chiotakis talks to Marketplace's Gregory Warner about the effect reform will have on medical professionals, insurers and drug companies, and to Marketplace's Brett Neely about the Republicans' wish to repeal the reform.

Necessity can make a new career

Mar 22, 2010
With unemployment near 10 percent, a lot of people are going out on their own to make ends meet. And sometimes they come out with something better than they had before. Mitchell Hartman explores the potential in necessity entrepreneurship.

BA cabin crews stay grounded

Mar 22, 2010
British Airways flight attendants are on strike over pay and staffing levels, and there are disparaging opinions on the effect the strike is having on flights. Passengers can definitely expect delays. Stephen Beard reports.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC