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Monocle 24: The Briefing

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A pacy round-up of the day’s main news stories, anchored from London by a Monocle editor. The show features informed reporting, prescient business analysis and invaluable industry reports covering everything from technology to aviation and retail to media.

A pacy round-up of the day’s main news stories, anchored from London by a Monocle editor. The show features informed reporting, prescient business analysis and invaluable industry reports covering everything from technology to aviation and retail to media.

Location:

London, United Kingdom

Genres:

World News

Networks:

Monocle

Description:

A pacy round-up of the day’s main news stories, anchored from London by a Monocle editor. The show features informed reporting, prescient business analysis and invaluable industry reports covering everything from technology to aviation and retail to media.

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

Monday 27 June

6/27/2022
What impact will the Roe vs Wade decision have on US politics? Plus: former Nato commander Richard Shirreff previews the alliance’s summit in Madrid, an update from Tokyo as the city bids to save energy and Monocle’s Guy De Launey brings us the news from the Balkans.

Duration:00:30:43

Friday 24 June

6/24/2022
We chart the progress of Ukraine and Moldova’s EU accession bids and discuss turmoil in Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party. Plus: the latest from Myanmar as Aung San Suu Kyi is moved to prison.

Duration:00:34:30

Thursday 23 June

6/23/2022
Will the international community assist the Taliban after the earthquake in Afghanistan? Plus: Belgium returns a tooth to the Congolese, fashion with Natalie Theodosi and Fernando Augusto Pacheco’s top summer tunes.

Duration:00:35:45

Wednesday 22 June

6/22/2022
What’s driving Turkey’s diplomatic flurry? Plus: the delivery of heavy weapons to Ukraine, Bloomberg’s Yuan Potts with the business news and Nic Monisse tells us about the design industry’s busy summer schedule.

Duration:00:31:53

Tuesday 21 June

6/21/2022
Why is Israel heading for a fifth general election in four years? Plus: the UK’s biggest strike in decades paralyses its rail network, an update on Macron’s political negotiations and South Korea’s space ambitions.

Duration:00:31:10

Monday 20 June

6/20/2022
Why is Nato anticipating a ‘long war’ in Ukraine? Plus: Colombia ushers in its first left-wing president, the relationship between Turkey and Saudi Arabia, and Fernando Augusto Pacheco on next year’s Eurovision.

Duration:00:30:10

Friday 17 June

6/17/2022
Monocle’s US editor, Christopher Lord, has the latest on the 6 January attack hearings. Plus: an update on Colombia’s presidential run-off, an interview with one of Design Miami’s co-founders and Andrew Mueller’s take on what the past seven days have taught us.

Duration:00:29:58

Thursday 16 June

6/16/2022
Why is China continuing to offer Russia security guarantees? Plus: 8 million Australians are told to turn their lights off, an interview with Finland’s ambassador in London and Monocle 24’s Fernando Augusto Pacheco plays us the best summer pop music.

Duration:00:35:29

Wednesday 15 June

6/15/2022
Why has the UK government been forced to halt deportation flights to Rwanda? Plus: Russia’s military objectives in eastern Ukraine and we get the reaction as Copenhagen tops Monocle’s Quality of Life Survey.

Duration:00:31:07

Tuesday 14 June

6/14/2022
Is Moscow attempting to “Russify” swathes of eastern and southern Ukraine? We also consider whether Emmanuel Macron will do a deal with France’s conservatives, round up the Bolivian headlines and get the latest from Art Basel.

Duration:00:29:01

Monday 13 June

6/13/2022
US gun control: are the country’s politicians finally moving to tighten legislation? We also examine the UK’s tussle with the realities of Brexit and find out why Austria’s health minister wants to ban horse-drawn carriages. Plus: Monocle 24’s Fernando Augusto Pacheco reviews the day’s papers.

Duration:00:30:44

Friday 10 June

6/10/2022
We look at Moscow’s intentions as two Britons and one Moroccan are sentenced to death in Russia-occupied Ukraine. Plus: what we learned from the first day of Congressional hearings on the storming of the Capitol.

Duration:00:29:57

Thursday 9 June

6/9/2022
Why is the US facing criticism over its response to the war in Yemen? Plus: Australia’s government embarks on its reformist agenda, the day’s business news and Monocle 24’s Fernando Augusto Pacheco explores Zimbabwe’s pop charts.

Duration:00:32:39

Wednesday 8 June

6/8/2022
How is Ukraine’s government preparing for the country’s most ‘difficult winter’ since independence? Plus: the European Parliament votes on key climate plans, France’s legislative elections and Salone del Mobile in Milan.

Duration:00:29:55

Tuesday 7 June

6/7/2022
Moscow confirms the death of a top Russian general in Ukraine. Plus: the UK’s leading pollster, John Curtice, on whether we can learn anything from confidence votes; Monocle's Lucinda Elliott brings us the news from Latin America; and an update live from this year’s Salone del Mobile.

Duration:00:29:55

Monday 6 June

6/6/2022
Could the UK’s Conservative Party be about to oust Prime Minister Boris Johnson? Plus, the latest on the war in Ukraine, Fernando Augusto Pacheco reviews the papers and Monocle’s editorial director, Tyler Brûlé, joins us from Salone del Mobile in Milan.

Duration:00:29:56

Friday 3 June

6/3/2022
How has the war in Ukraine evolved over the past 100 days? Plus: the latest on a mine-rescue attempt in Colombia, France’s legislative elections and Monocle 24’s Andrew Mueller explores the week’s stranger stories.

Duration:00:35:56

Thursday 2 June

6/2/2022
Can Joe Biden calm fears over US inflation? We also find out why Denmark has voted to take part in EU security policy and profile the co-founder of the Japanese Red Army. Plus: France’s pop charts.

Duration:00:33:50

Wednesday 1 June

6/1/2022
Will advanced rocket systems turn the tide of the war in Ukraine? Plus: the US Supreme Court’s decision to block a Texas law forbidding social media firms from regulating online speech, the latest business headlines and a design round-up by Monocle’s Nic Monisse.

Duration:00:30:25

Tuesday 31 May

5/31/2022
Why is Canada’s government moving to ban handguns? We also find out why Belarus’s Alexander Lukashenko is reluctant to be dragged into the war in Ukraine, get the day’s business headlines and look ahead to the Summit of the Americas 2022.

Duration:00:29:57