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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 26 September

9/26/2022
How will Italy’s new leader Giorgia Meloni govern the nation? Plus: we take the temperature in Pennsylvania ahead of the US midterms, economist Vicky Pryce explains why the pound and euro have slumped against the dollar and Monocle’s David Phelan tells us about his meeting with Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Duration:00:32:18

Friday 23 September

9/23/2022
As protests in Iran continue, following the death in custody of Mahsa Amini, we analyze the situation - and where the country goes from here. Then, more bad news for Boeing and a check-in from Sao Paolo as Brazil enters the final week of election campaigning. Plus, Andrew Mueller reveals his musical prejudices on What We Learned.

Thursday 22 September

9/22/2022
As Russians take to the streets to protest and flights to leave the country sell out, we take a closer look at a population faced with the threat of mobilisation. Plus, we bring you reflections on this year’s Innotrans and round up the headlines from our Latin American affairs correspondent. Plus, we turn to Brazil to look at the art of the political jingle.

Duration:00:36:45

Wednesday 21 September

9/21/2022
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.

Duration:00:33:27

Tuesday 20 September

9/20/2022
As Russia struggles to spin its failures in Ukraine, we ask whether public opinion in the country is changing and what impact that will have on future war efforts. Plus, we look at mounting pressure on Iran’s controversial morality police and hear from Monocle’s team covering the InnoTrans railway trade fair in Berlin.

Duration:00:30:25

Monday 19 September

9/19/2022
As the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II draws to a close, we get the latest on the ground from Westminster and Windsor and reflect on 10 days of mourning across the globe.

Friday 16 September

9/16/2022
After a week of successes for Ukraine’s military, we explore what we know so far about a mass grave outside the city of Izium. Plus: we head to the ancient city of Samarkand to ask what Putin and Erdogan might be discussing, check in on Brazil’s upcoming presidential race and look at a country in mourning for this week’s What We Learned.

Thursday 15 September

9/15/2022
After Ukraine’s unprecedented recent military gains, we ask how the West can come together to offer the country better security guarantees in the future. Plus: we look at Sweden’s political future as the country leans further towards the far right and get a rundown of the Belgian music charts in this week’s Global Countdown.

Wednesday 14 September

9/14/2022
Ursula von der Leyen gives her State of the Union speech, we analyse the vision she sets out for fighting increasing energy prices and Russia's aggression. Also in the programme: how much has Russian money influenced politics around the world, and a look at the day's European papers.

Tuesday 13 September

9/13/2022
Ukraine’s forces continue to make gains into previously Russian-occupied territory and Uganda pays the first instalment of war reparations to the Democratic Republic of Congo. Plus: newspapers reviewed from our Zürich HQ and we remember the film director Jean-Luc Godard, who has died at the age of 91.

Duration:00:29:39

Monday 12 September

9/12/2022
Ukraine’s significant gains in its counteroffensive with Russia. Plus: the diplomatic significance of Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral, a flick through today’s papers in Brazil and a special interview with the editor in chief of British ‘Vogue’.

Friday 9 September

9/9/2022
Queen Elizabeth II and the world. Today’s special programme features contributions from Monocle 24’s Andrew Mueller, broadcaster Robin Lustig, Ukranian politician Lesia Vasylenko, former UN diplomat Mark Lyall Grant and Karen Middleton from ‘The Saturday Paper’.

Duration:00:41:27

Thursday 8 September

9/8/2022
We have the latest as the UK government announces a huge financial package to help businesses and households with energy costs. Plus: an update on the FBI raid in Florida, defence co-operation between Japan and India, and Monocle 24’s Fernando Augusto Pacheco joins us from Brazil for this week’s pop countdown.

Duration:00:34:17

Wednesday 7 September

9/7/2022
What is behind the increasing co-operation between Myanmar and Russia? Plus: economist Vicky Price on soaring energy costs in Europe, Iona Craig on Netflix in the Gulf and a design round-up by Monocle’s Nic Monisse.

Tuesday 6 September

9/6/2022
‘Financial Times’ political editor George Parker profiles the UK’s new prime minister, Liz Truss. Plus: political uncertainty in Libya, the business headlines from Bloomberg and a busy week at the Venice Film Festival.

Monday 5 September

9/5/2022
What challenges lie in wait for the UK’s next prime minister? Plus: Emmanuel Macron reportedly considers appointing a right-wing spin doctor, the latest from Monocle 24's Fernando Augusto Pacheco in Brazil and New Zealand’s space ambitions.

Duration:00:31:38

Friday 2 September

9/2/2022
Joe Biden warns that democratic values in the US are under threat. We discuss his speech. Plus: innovation at Berlin’s IFA technology show and author Fatima Bhutto on how she’s supporting Pakistan’s struggle with floods.

Duration:00:30:04

Thursday 1 September

9/1/2022
Can the Iraqi state survive the latest wave of political violence? Plus: Sarah Palin’s stalling political comeback, the fashion headlines and Monocle 24’s Fernando Augusto Pacheco on pop music in Vietnam.

Wednesday 31 August

8/31/2022
Russia analyst Stephen Dalziel on the legacy of the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, who has died at the age of 91. Plus: Taiwan shoots at a Chinese drone, the latest business headlines and Tomos Lewis takes us to the Blanton Museum of Art in Texas.

Duration:00:30:59

Tuesday 30 August

8/30/2022
Why is Ukraine’s government tight-lipped about a counteroffensive in the south of the country? Plus: Israel’s general election, a review of the papers from Zürich and the latest on Nasa’s decision to postpone its lunar rocket launch.

Duration:00:30:54