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The Briefing, 950

Wednesday 1 July

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…

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Silicon solutions?

Wednesday 1 July

Daniel Giacopelli, presenter of ‘The Entrepreneurs’, on how not to digitise your country’s economy.

You’re the newly hired fresh face in the cabinet of Country X. Your central concerns: economic growth, innovation, building the business portfolio. We’ll assume you’ve been plucked from a forward-thinking start-up and…

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The Globalist, 958

Wednesday 1 July

We explore the latest developments with our correspondent in Athens, analyse the decision of the UK’s Airports Commission to back a third Heathrow runway, discuss the business news from Istanbul, and Michael Goldfarb,…

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The Monocle Daily, 947

Tuesday 30 June

As Greece heads towards a deadline to repay €1.6bn to the IMF, we discuss the impact of a default. Plus our Brazil correspondent reports on Dilma Rousseff’s visit to the US and we take a look at protests against proposed…

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Midori House, 935

Tuesday 30 June

We look at whether Europe could have averted the current Greek situation, analyse Dilma Rousseff’s visit to Washington and discuss one year of IS’s self-proclaimed caliphate.

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The Briefing, 949

Tuesday 30 June

We get the latest from Tunisia, discuss a deadly incident on Japan's Shinkansen train service, review the Latin American front pages and head to Paris to hear from an astronomer about tonight's leap second.

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The Globalist, 957

Tuesday 30 June

We discuss the economic situation in Greece and Iranian nuclear negotiations, Rahul Bedi looks at the day’s business news from India and we explore the television-news industry in Ukraine.

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The Monocle Daily, 946

Monday 29 June

As pro-government protesters in Athens rally against austerity, we reflect on the impact a possible Eurozone exit could have on the country's stability and regional relations. We also discuss the EU-China Summit – and the…

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Midori House, 934

Monday 29 June

Is it crunch time for Greece in Europe? We also analyse Friday's massacre in Tunisia and ask why Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe isn't quite as popular as he once was.

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The Briefing, 948

Monday 29 June

We discuss the latest economic developments in Greece, analyse the new Danish government, review this week’s luxury industry news and find out why United Airlines is paying $100m for a stake in Brazil’s Azul.

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Line in the sand

Monday 29 June

Japan’s alliance with the US is longstanding but an argument over the latter’s management of its military bases on Japanese soil is creating a very public controversy.

There were extraordinary scenes in Okinawa last week, Japan’s southernmost prefecture. This subtropical chain of islands is famous for its sandy beaches and clear waters but also for the preponderance of US military bases…

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The Globalist, 956

Monday 29 June

Discussions about the economic situation in Greece, the UK’s relationship with the EU and Dilma Rousseff's trip to America. We also explore the global role of news anchors and Phil Clark reviews the morning newspapers.

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The Monocle Weekly, 312

Sunday 28 June

Robert Bound and Andrew Tuck meet Lisson Gallery owner Nicholas Logsdail and discover how art can enhance the quality of life in the spaces it inhabits. They also talk to the cast of War Horse about authentically horsing…

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The Big Interview, 10

Sunday 28 June

Award-winning British performer Will Young talks to Monocle’s Georgina Godwin about life on stage and screen, campaigning against discrimination and the experience of turning instant fame into long-term success after being…

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The Recap, 17

Saturday 27 June

We discuss the aftermath of South Carolina’s church shooting, the winning design for Helsinki’s Guggenheim museum, how to fix the Gare du Nord station in Paris and why bookshops increase cities’ quality of life.

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