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Monocle 24: The Briefing

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This one-hour show airs at 12 noon London time and includes analysis of the day’s news in Europe. This is also our drivetime show for the US East Coast.

This one-hour show airs at 12 noon London time and includes analysis of the day’s news in Europe. This is also our drivetime show for the US East Coast.
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London, United Kingdom

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Monocle

Description:

This one-hour show airs at 12 noon London time and includes analysis of the day’s news in Europe. This is also our drivetime show for the US East Coast.

Language:

English

Contact:

Midori House, 1 Dorset Street, London, W1U 4EG, UK +44 20 7725 4388


Episodes

Friday 16 November

11/16/2018
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We have the latest as two senior members of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge are found guilty of committing genocide in the 1970s. We also discuss alleged plans to unseat Theresa May and Japan's use of sport as soft power. Plus: why is Switzerland updating its payment forms?

Duration:00:29:49

Thursday 15 November

11/15/2018
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In this special edition we examine a day of political chaos in the UK. Our panel of experts ask whether resignations by key ministers will force prime minister Theresa May from her job. Plus: the latest stories in business and technology.

Duration:00:30:43

Wednesday 14 November

11/14/2018
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‘Financial Times’ political editor George Parker on "one of the most dramatic days in recent British politics". We also discuss Italy’s budget constraints, Calgary’s Winter Olympic bid withdrawal and the definition of a kilogram.

Duration:00:29:51

Tuesday 13 November

11/13/2018
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Will the UN intervene in the conflict between Israel and Palestine? We also ask whether Italy will fall in line with the EU’s budgetary rules and look at Calgary’s bid to host the Winter Olympics. Plus: how much does Monocle’s Balkans correspondent know about the Baltics?

Duration:00:30:51

Monday 12 November

11/12/2018
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Monocle's editor in chief, Tyler Brûlé, tells us about the masters of persuasion in our Soft Power Survey. We also discuss multilateralism in Europe and China's shrewd propaganda push.

Duration:00:30:50

Friday 9 November

11/9/2018
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As top diplomats from the US and China meet in Washington, we discuss the growing unease between the two superpowers. Plus: the latest on the future of the Mueller investigation into the 2016 US election, Paris’s e-bike scheme and why two of Germany’s top department stores are announcing a merger.

Duration:00:29:49

Thursday 8 November

11/8/2018
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Could Angela Merkel’s fragile political coalition be on the verge of collapse? We also examine Japan's energy strategy, ask whether Armistice Day has become a political football and examine what’s behind the variance in the global wine harvest.

Duration:00:29:51

Wednesday 7 November

11/7/2018
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What could Democrat gains in the US midterms mean for the 2020 presidential race? We also discuss plans for a European army, hear from an entrepreneur who is shaking up hotel offerings in Paris and ask whether China could become the world’s most visited country.

Duration:00:33:16

Tuesday 6 November

11/6/2018
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Monocle’s Tomos Lewis has the latest from Vermont as polls open for the US midterms. We also explore Japan's military strategy and ask why football in the Balkans can't escape the region’s turbulent political past.

Duration:00:28:32

Monday 5 November

11/5/2018
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We ask whether a diplomatic push by the king of Saudi Arabia is anything more than a PR exercise. Plus: China's attempts to promote free trade, the impact of Iranian oil sanctions and attempts by Nasa to send astronauts back to the moon.

Duration:00:29:50

Friday 2 November

11/2/2018
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What impact will the US’s new sanctions have on Iran, who is Brazil’s new justice minister and why is New Caledonia holding a referendum on whether to get independence from France? Plus: Amsterdam’s mayor is planning to change the face of the city’s infamous red-light district.

Duration:00:30:52

Thursday 1 November

11/1/2018
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Why Stockholm turned down the opportunity for an Apple-funded overhaul of one of its parks and the mayor of Taipei’s new strategy for attracting young voters: the release of a hip-hop video. Plus: a highlight from last night’s special edition of ‘The Urbanist’, live from Midori House.

Duration:00:29:48

Wednesday 31 October

10/31/2018
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We ask whether the man investigating Russian interference in the US election is being deliberately smeared by right-wing critics. Plus: we consider Croatia’s attempts to join the euro, explore dramatic military drills off the coast of Norway and find out why London’s police service wants to launch a clothing range.

Duration:00:30:48

Tuesday 30 October

10/30/2018
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Will Donald Trump unequivocally denounce white nationalism before he visits Pittsburgh? We also find out what Australia’s spymaster thinks about Chinese meddling, get the latest business headlines from Bloomberg and take you on a tour of Sweden’s National Museum.

Duration:00:29:49

Monday 29 October

10/29/2018
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What should we know about the Lion Air plane crash in Indonesia? We also find out why Angela Merkel no longer wants to carry on as head of her CDU party, review the Brazilian newspapers and find out about a woman who became an accidental author.

Duration:00:29:42

Friday 26 October

10/26/2018
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We get the latest on Brazil's presidential election race being decided this weekend, look at why Austria and Germany are rethinking their relationships with Saudi Arabia and enjoy a highlight from Monocle’s Travel Top 50 event.

Duration:00:29:53

Thursday 25 October

10/25/2018
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Does Donald Trump’s rhetoric put US politicians and journalists in danger? We ask whether Japan is seeking to build an economic alliance with China and bring you the latest news from the world of technology. Plus: we give you a sneak peek of the impressive redevelopment of London’s Coal Drops Yard.

Duration:00:31:51

Wednesday 24 October

10/24/2018
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What should we expect from Nato’s military drills in Norway? We also ask whether Brazil's left-wing Workers' party is gaining momentum ahead of this weekend's crucial presidential election, discuss the importance of a beautiful workplace and find out why the Netherlands’ flower industry is in full bloom.

Duration:00:30:53

Tuesday 23 October

10/23/2018
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Are the US and Russia preparing to enter a new arms race? Plus: We discuss the rise of Germany’s Greens, Monocle’s Daniel Bach looks at the challenges facing Toronto’s re-elected mayor and we ask whether artificial intelligence will make the artist’s paint brush redundant.

Duration:00:30:51

Monday 22 October

10/22/2018
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How much does Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman know about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi? We also ask whether Australians have had enough of Punch and Judy politics, and discuss bilateral talks between South Korea and Japan. Plus: has tourism become a dirty word?

Duration:00:29:52