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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

Thursday 6 October

10/6/2022
Can the UN do anything to curb North Korean aggression? Plus: Monocle’s Chris Cermak on the US Supreme Court, the latest headlines from Latin America and we voyage to Taiwan for this week’s pop extravaganza.

Wednesday 5 October

10/5/2022
What’s driving rare protests in Afghanistan? And is the damage to the UK’s Conservative Party brand irreparable? Plus: the business headlines and Monocle’s Guy De Launey rounds up the news in the Western Balkan

Tuesday 4 October

10/4/2022
The latest from Tokyo as North Korea fires a missile over Japan for the first time since 2017. Plus: why Russian jews are leaving the country, an update on SpaceX’s plans to send four people to the International Space Station and Monocle’s Natalie Theodosi brings us the week’s fashion news.

Duration:00:34:13

Monday 3 October

10/3/2022
Have high-level talks paved the way for the expansion of Nato? Plus: Monocle 24’s Fernando Augusto Pacheco looks ahead to the Brazilian presidential run-off, Juliet Linley reviews the day’s papers from Zürich and Paul Brannagan on the 2022 Fifa World Cup in Qatar.

Duration:00:33:59

Friday 30 September

9/30/2022
Mark Galeotti, author of ‘Putin’s Wars’, has the latest as Russia annexes four Ukrainian regions. Plus, Lebanon attempts to find its next president, the day’s business headlines and Monocle’s Andrew Mueller brings us his mirthful take on the past seven days.

Duration:00:29:51

Thursday 29 September

9/29/2022
We have the latest as Myanmar’s ousted leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, and her former adviser are handed jail terms. Plus: Cuba, an update from the World News Media Congress in Zaragoza and pop and politics in Brazil.

Duration:00:34:55

Wednesday 28 September

9/28/2022
How do Western intelligence agencies know so much about Russia’s war aims? Plus: members of the Oath Keepers go on trial over the 6 January riots, what the Italian press is saying about the country’s new government and Monocle’s Nic Monisse brings us the week’s design news.

Duration:00:32:08

Tuesday 27 September

9/27/2022
How will Ukraine respond to Russia’s bid to annex swaths of its territory? Plus: we explore false reports of a coup in China and run through the day’s main business news, while Brazilian investigative journalist Chico Felitti tells us why his nation has finally fallen in love with podcasts.

Duration:00:32:23

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