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The Globalist, 983

Wednesday 5 August

The perfect way to start the day in Europe is with Monocle’s morning news programme. Join Monocle 24’s editors, presenters and guests as they set the agenda in international news and business.

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The Monocle Daily, 972

Tuesday 4 August

Sets the agenda in Asia and considers what’s been dominating the day in Europe and North America. The programme is sometimes co-hosted out of our Toronto and New York bureaux and features regular interviews with special…

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Midori House, 960

Tuesday 4 August

Join Monocle’s editors and guests drawn from our unrivalled pool of international commentators, analysts and experts to unpack the issues dominating the day’s agenda. From diplomatic wrangles and border disputes to big…

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The Briefing, 974

Tuesday 4 August

Barack Obama hopes his clean energy plan will be a legacy-making achievement but with some states already flagging legal action, we ask whether the legal battle could outlast his presidency. We also hear the chief of Qantas…

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The Globalist, 982

Tuesday 4 August

We look at the US secretary of state’s agenda in Singapore as the city-state marks 50 years of independence. We’re also in Israel where the government has extended detention without trial to Israelis as well as Palestinians…

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The Monocle Daily, 971

Monday 3 August

As nearly 1,700 migrants try to make their way to the Eurotunnel overnight, we hear from both sides of the channel on the escalating crisis in Calais. We also turn our focus to Canada’s general election as the starting gun…

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Midori House, 959

Monday 3 August

Join Monocle’s editors and guests drawn from our unrivalled pool of international commentators, analysts and experts to unpack the issues dominating the day’s agenda. From diplomatic wrangles and border disputes to big…

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The Briefing, 973

Monday 3 August

As the US secretary of state resumes security talks in Egypt, we look at the challenging relationship between the nations. We also discuss the $5,000 helicopter ride that has finally cost Australia’s house speaker her job…

Opinion

Little red dot

Monday 3 August

Singapore, a small Southeast Asian city-state, is surprisingly big on creative talent and ideas. Now, says Nolan Giles, it just needs to shout about them.

This weekend in Singapore is going to be a big one. Maybe the biggest in its history. Singapore’s National Parade Day celebrations will span across a four-day-long weekend, taking on extra significance this year as crowds…

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The Globalist, 981

Monday 3 August

As France bows to international pressure and cancels an order of warships bound for Russia, we ask what will happen to the ships – aside from the €1.2bn compensation bill. We also look at the taste for US brands in South…

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The Monocle Weekly, 317

Sunday 2 August

Andrew Tuck and Robert Bound talk to Tellart’s Matt Cottam about how to integrate technology into places of learning such as London’s Science Museum. We also meet Japanese photographer Tomoko Yoneda to chat about her serene…

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The Recap, 22

Saturday 1 August

Highlights from the week’s news and discussion programmes on Monocle 24, featuring reflections on President Obama’s speech to the African Union, thoughts on Ukraine’s prospects for EU membership and discussions of Turkey’s…

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The Foreign Desk, 82

Saturday 1 August

Steve Bloomfield hosts the first in a series of programmes looking at politics and the arts. Today we turn to politics and theatre. What is the relationship between the two? What exactly is ‘political theatre’? And how can…

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The Curator, 198

Saturday 1 August

We spin the globe in search of the very best from last week’s M24 output. We tour Rio’s Olympic village as it nears completion, go to the Selvedge makers’ fair in Berlin and meet some brave vegetable-loving women in meat…

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The Monocle Daily, 970

Friday 31 July

We explore ways to realistically tackle Europe’s mounting migration challenge, enjoy Ben Rylan’s weekly look at obscure cinema and flick through the latest stories from the Asian newspapers.

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