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Monocle 24: The Globalist

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Monocle 24’s unrivalled coverage of news and current affairs kicks off on weekdays with ‘The Globalist’ at 07.00 GMT/08.00 CET. Anchored from London and Zürich, join our editors for insight and opinion on the big current affairs and business stories of the day and a review of the European front pages. Nominated for Best Daily Podcast in the 2020 British Podcast Awards.

Monocle 24’s unrivalled coverage of news and current affairs kicks off on weekdays with ‘The Globalist’ at 07.00 GMT/08.00 CET. Anchored from London and Zürich, join our editors for insight and opinion on the big current affairs and business stories of the day and a review of the European front pages. Nominated for Best Daily Podcast in the 2020 British Podcast Awards.

Location:

London, United Kingdom

Networks:

Monocle

Description:

Monocle 24’s unrivalled coverage of news and current affairs kicks off on weekdays with ‘The Globalist’ at 07.00 GMT/08.00 CET. Anchored from London and Zürich, join our editors for insight and opinion on the big current affairs and business stories of the day and a review of the European front pages. Nominated for Best Daily Podcast in the 2020 British Podcast Awards.

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

Wednesday 8 December

12/8/2021
We discuss what happens now for the US, Russia and Ukraine after talks between Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin. Plus: unrest in the Solomon Islands, Rohingya refugees take on Facebook and the UAE adapts its working week.

Duration:00:58:55

Tuesday 7 December

12/7/2021
We discuss the spat between the US and China after Washington announced a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics. Plus: we dissect a meeting between Putin and Modi and learn more about the £4bn sale of Selfridges to a Thai conglomerate.

Duration:00:56:31

Monday 6 December

12/6/2021
We discuss the unfolding crisis at the Ukrainian border and Pope Francis’s visit to Cyprus and Greece. Plus: the latest in technology news and Laos’s new high-speed rail.

Duration:00:58:06

Friday 3 December

12/3/2021
We discuss whether Omicron will exacerbate global vaccine inequality and the controversy surrounding a presidential contender in the Philippines. Plus: why are Japanese workers dreading the office Christmas party?

Duration:00:58:58

Thursday 2 December

12/2/2021
We assess former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe’s warning to China over its threats to Taiwan and hear more about this year’s Turner prize winner. Plus: we’re live at Slush in Helsinki.

Duration:00:58:53

Wednesday 1 December

12/1/2021
We discuss the Nato meeting in Riga as Latvia calls for help to deter the Russian threat and Éric Zemmour’s declaration of his candidacy for next year’s French presidential election. Plus: The 'ArtReview' Power 100 list is announced.

Duration:00:58:52

Tuesday 30 November

11/30/2021
We get the latest on the global reaction to the Omicron variant and discuss the growing unrest over the economic situation in Lebanon. Plus: the latest aviation news and a record-breaking week in the entertainment industry.

Duration:00:57:27

Monday 29 November

11/29/2021
We explore the threat posed by the new coronavirus variant, and the tense border situation between Ukraine and Russia. Plus: the latest in art news, including a look at this year’s Turner prize shortlist.

Duration:00:58:00

Friday 26 November

11/26/2021
We explore Russia and China’s strengthening alliance, and look into France and Italy’s new Quirinale Treaty. Plus: on Black Friday, we ask what the future holds for the annual shopping bonanza.

Duration:00:59:03

Thursday 25 November

11/25/2021
We explore Germany’s coalition deal and discuss the challenges ahead for the country’s next chancellor, Olaf Scholz. Plus: the significance of an election in Honduras for relations between China and Taiwan, and this year’s Grammy awards.

Duration:00:56:10

Wednesday 24 November

11/24/2021
We discuss the vote that will decide whether Magdalena Andersson will become Sweden’s first female prime minister and look at Éric Zemmour’s problematic promotional tour. Plus: the modernisation of Finland’s postal service.

Duration:00:58:58

Tuesday 23 November

11/23/2021
We discuss US intelligence reports suggesting that Russia could be preparing to invade Ukraine. Plus, why the UK is extending a G7 invite to Asean members, and the modernisation of Finnish postal service Posti.

Duration:00:59:01

Monday 22 November

11/22/2021
We discuss the relationship between sport and China’s soft power. Plus: Narendra Modi’s repeal of last year’s farming laws in India and the reaction to the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Duration:00:58:06

Friday 19 November

11/19/2021
We discuss the implications of the verdict in the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse and preview this weekend’s election in Chile. Plus: the latest climate and environment news and a reflection on what we learned this week.

Duration:00:57:20

Thursday 18 November

11/18/2021
Can UK prime minister Boris Johnson survive accusations of corruption and sleaze? Also in the programme: India’s fight against deadly pollution in Delhi and the week’s film-industry news.

Duration:00:58:52

Wednesday 17 November

11/17/2021
We preview the Libyan election as general Khalifa Haftar declares his candidacy and explore the possibility of an EU-wide defence force. Plus, the debate about the restitution of the Parthenon marbles rages on.

Duration:00:58:58

Tuesday 16 November

11/16/2021
Poland calls on Nato for help with the migrant crisis on its border with Belarus, and Austria locks down for the unvaccinated. Plus: the latest fashion and retail news, and the American Song Contest.

Duration:00:57:57

Monday 15 November

11/15/2021
We examine Moscow’s close ties with Minsk and get updates from the Philippines as the deadline for presidential candidates passes. Plus: the latest aviation news from the Dubai Airshow.

Duration:00:57:13

Friday 12 November

11/12/2021
We head to Glasgow to wrap the Cop26 summit and ask whether any progress has been made on tackling climate change. Plus: we discuss Xi Jinping’s bid to remake the Chinese Communist Party, and review the morning papers.

Duration:01:00:04

Thursday 11 November

11/11/2021
We hear the latest on the migrant crisis along Poland’s border with Belarus, and the response from Brussels. Plus: Libya’s political instability and a Rome-based news service delivering the best in Italian journalism.

Duration:00:57:15