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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 28 November

11/28/2022
Is Beijing preparing to call an end to protests in major Chinese cities? Plus: Emmanuel Macron prepares to make just his second official visit to the US, the business news and Fernando Augusto Pacheco on the World Cup.

Duration:00:30:55

Friday 25 November

11/25/2022
Is Russia now intent on cutting Ukraine’s energy supply? Plus: who is in the running for the US Republican nomination, the European Central Bank’s attempts to curb inflation and Monocle’s Andrew Mueller on the highs and lows of Qatar’s World Cup.

Duration:00:27:00

Thursday 24 November

11/24/2022
Is Ukraine's Volodymyr Zelensky right to criticise the efficacy of the UN? Plus: journalist James Snell on the return of “the Blob”, the headlines from Buenos Aires and Monocle 24’s Fernando Augusto Pacheco’s World Cup countdown continues.

Duration:00:44:44

Wednesday 23 November

11/23/2022
Is Turkey preparing to invade Syria again? Plus: the US Supreme Court allows Congress to view Donald Trump’s tax returns, an interview with Iceland’s foreign minister and Monocle’s Natalie Theodosi brings us the week’s fashion news.

Duration:00:28:59

Tuesday 22 November

11/22/2022
Will the UK and the EU attempt to thrash out a new Brexit deal? Plus: why some left-wing guerilla groups in Colombia have refused to lay down arms, the business news, today’s papers from Zürich, and Nasa and the moon.

Duration:00:27:05

Monday 21 November

11/21/2022
The IAEA’s concerns over the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in Ukraine, Japan’s prime minister Fumio Kishida suffers another blow as another cabinet minister resigns, plus what we have learned so far from the US midterms.

Duration:00:28:49

Friday 18 November

11/18/2022
We ask: what is the impact of Russian airstrikes on Ukrainian energy infrastructure? Also in the programme: why the US has decided that Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman should be granted immunity over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, plus we check in on the biggest discussion topics at Helsinki’s Slush start-up gathering.

Duration:00:30:00

Thursday 17 November

11/17/2022
We look at why the Myanmar junta has decided to release some 6,000 prisoners, including many foreigners. Also in the programme: how the UK government is trying to restore the country’s economic credibility with a new autumn budget, the week’s biggest headlines from Latin America, plus Fernando Augusto Pacheco’s Global Countdown.

Duration:00:29:43

Wednesday 16 November

11/16/2022
Former Nato commander General Sir Richard Shirreff, and Ukrainian analyst Aliona Hlivco on the risks of a clash between Nato and Russia. Plus, we explore Donald Trump’s presidential bid, get the latest business headlines and Monocle’s editor Josh Fehnert takes us inside the pages of ‘The Forecast’.

Duration:00:35:29

Tuesday 15 November

11/15/2022
In today’s show, we ask: are Iran's protests coming to a head? Plus, we discuss whether Donald Trump will announce his intention to stand in the 2024 presidential race, the world's population surpassing 8 billion people and we hear from Darcy Paquet, who worked on the Oscar-winning Korean film ‘Parasite’.

Duration:00:30:53

Monday 14 November

11/14/2022
We report on Ukraine’s leadership, which is accusing Russia of hundreds of war crimes. Plus, we profile Slovenia’s new head of state, find out about a media scandal in Austria, Juliet Linley reviews the papers from Zürich and Monocle 24’s Fernando Augusto Pacheco previews the Fifa World Cup in Qatar.

Duration:00:35:38

Friday 11 November

11/11/2022
We ask: will Russia’s military retreat cause problems for Vladimir Putin? Plus, we discuss attempts to detoxify France’s far right, the headlines from Venezuela and Monocle’s Andrew Mueller offers his take on the news cycle.

Duration:00:33:39

Thursday 10 November

11/10/2022
We discuss the human cost of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Plus: concerns over China’s attempts to undermine Western democracies, Australia’s relationship with the British monarchy and Monocle’s Fernando Augusto Pacheco’s football-themed pop countdown.

Duration:00:41:28

Wednesday 9 November

11/9/2022
We give you the latest on the US midterms from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Plus: protests in Iran, the city leaders tackling climate change at Cop27 in Egypt and how Dubai Design Week is attempting to lure creatives to the region.

Duration:00:31:07

Tuesday 8 November

11/8/2022
Monocle’s Washington correspondent, Chris Cermak, and political scientist Marc Meredith on the significance of today’s US midterm elections. Plus, the latest from Cop27, the day’s business news and the importance of protecting and preserving minority languages.

Duration:00:31:54

Monday 7 November

11/7/2022
Should Ukraine’s government be prepared to countenance peace talks with Russia? Plus: the latest from Cop27 in Egypt, how Brazil’s media is covering the country’s political transition and Monocle’s Sophie Monaghan-Coombs joins us from World Travel Market London.

Duration:00:30:00

Friday 4 November

11/4/2022
What should we expect from Israel’s new government? Plus: the latest on the US midterms, the day’s business stories, a fashion round-up and the week’s sillier news stories with Andrew Mueller.

Duration:00:30:00

Thursday 3 November

11/3/2022
Will central banks be able to tame global inflation? Plus: Monocle 24’s Andrew Mueller on the dramatic return of Benjamin Netanyahu, the headlines from Chile and Fernando Augusto Pacheco explores Gabon’s pop charts.

Duration:00:30:00

Wednesday 2 November

11/2/2022
Has South Korea had enough of Pyongyang's belligerence? Plus: Monocle 24’s Fernando Augusto Pacheco has an update on Brazil’s election, Lydia Saad from Gallup on the US midterms, the latest business news and Monocle’s Tokyo bureau chief Fiona Wilson on Ghibli Park.

Duration:00:30:00

Tuesday 1 November

11/1/2022
Is Vladimir Putin ‘exacting vengeance’ on the Ukrainian people? Plus: Serbia and Kosovo are told to stop squabbling, Bloomberg’s Yuan Potts has the business news and film critic Karen Krizanovich joins us from Elstree Studios.

Duration:00:30:00