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Monocle 24: The Globalist

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Monocle 24’s unrivalled coverage of news and current affairs kicks off on weekdays with ‘The Globalist’ at 07.00 GMT/08.00 CET. Anchored from London and Zürich, join our editors for insight and opinion on the big current affairs and business stories of the day and a review of the European front pages. Nominated for Best Daily Podcast in the 2020 British Podcast Awards.

Monocle 24’s unrivalled coverage of news and current affairs kicks off on weekdays with ‘The Globalist’ at 07.00 GMT/08.00 CET. Anchored from London and Zürich, join our editors for insight and opinion on the big current affairs and business stories of the day and a review of the European front pages. Nominated for Best Daily Podcast in the 2020 British Podcast Awards.

Location:

London, United Kingdom

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Monocle 24’s unrivalled coverage of news and current affairs kicks off on weekdays with ‘The Globalist’ at 07.00 GMT/08.00 CET. Anchored from London and Zürich, join our editors for insight and opinion on the big current affairs and business stories of the day and a review of the European front pages. Nominated for Best Daily Podcast in the 2020 British Podcast Awards.

Language:

English

Contact:

Midori House, 1 Dorset Street, London, W1U 4EG, UK +44 20 7725 4388


Episodes

Monday 26 September

9/26/2022
The latest on the war in Ukraine following Russia’s mobilisation and votes held on annexation in Donetsk. Plus: Italy’s momentous election, joint air-force training between Japan and Germany and a look back at the work of the late Hilary Mantel.

Duration:00:58:09

Friday 23 September

9/23/2022
Italy heads to the polls – will the far-right come to power? Plus: the response in Ukraine to Russia’s mobilisation, the latest technology news and Lisbon’s celebration of artisanal craftsmanship.

Duration:00:57:45

Thursday 22 September

9/22/2022
Vladimir Putin mobilises more troops in the biggest escalation of the war in Ukraine since the invasion. Plus: protests in Iran continue after the death of a woman in police custody, the latest climate news, and the Zürich Film Festival kicks off.

Duration:00:58:59

Wednesday 21 September

9/21/2022
The UN General Assembly begins against the backdrop of Russia’s war in Ukraine. Will progress be achieved? Plus: Israel and Turkey’s rapprochement, the latest on the investigation of Donald Trump, Switzerland’s defence deal for F-35 fighter jets and a report from Pitti Fragranze in Florence.

Tuesday 20 September

9/20/2022
King Charles III: a new era for the UK? Plus: Russian missiles strike Ukraine’s second-largest nuclear plant, the European Commission moves to suspend funding to Hungary and a flick through the day’s papers.

Duration:00:58:50

Monday 19 September

9/19/2022
As world leaders and dignitaries arrive in London for the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II, we get the view from Japan and Europe and hear from King Letsie III of Lesotho. Plus: the latest on the newly liberated cities in Ukraine.

Friday 16 September

9/16/2022
We head to Uzbekistan for the latest on the meeting between Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin. Plus: the Aukus security pact, one year on; how the EU plans to manage big tech; and Andrew Mueller’s round-up of the week’s news.

Thursday 15 September

9/15/2022
Xi Jinping’s first overseas trip since the pandemic: what’s at stake? Plus: the EU’s energy crisis plan, a flick through today’s papers and a special interview with the CEO of the British Fashion Council.

Duration:00:56:28

Wednesday 14 September

9/14/2022
What do Vladimir Putin’s losses in Ukraine mean for his standing in Russia? Plus: clashes on the Armenia-Azerbaijan border, the EU’s plans for a European Media Freedom Act and the return of the annual Society of Women Artists exhibition.

Tuesday 13 September

9/13/2022
Ukraine claims major gains in the northeast of the country. Plus: Kenya’s new president is sworn in, Pakistan’s floods threaten a vital power station and the latest music news.

Monday 12 September

9/12/2022
A new week, a new monarch: Vincent McAviney on the latest from Buckingham Palace. Plus: Elisabeth Braw with the results of the Swedish elections, what Ukraine’s major military gains mean for Russia and a look at relations between North and South Korea during Chuseok festival.

Friday 9 September

9/9/2022
In this special episode, we explore the global legacy of Queen Elizabeth II, the UK’s longest-reigning monarch.

Duration:01:21:21

Thursday 8 September

9/8/2022
Ukraine pushes back: we get the latest on the counteroffensive in Kharkiv. Plus, the turbulent relationship between Albania and Iran, what we know about the Mar-a-Lago investigation and Germany’s Autobahn.

Duration:00:55:32

Wednesday 7 September

9/7/2022
We unpack why Russia is turning to North Korea for weapons. Plus: anger mounts in Indonesia over fuel price increase, Brazil celebrates its independence day and a look at the newly released Booker prize shortlist.

Duration:00:57:17

Tuesday 6 September

9/6/2022
We discuss Japan’s concerns over Russia’s Vostok war games taking place off its northern coast. Plus: a profile of the new UK prime minister, Liz Truss, the latest aviation news and we catch up with the showrunners of Amazon’s new ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power’ series.

Monday 5 September

9/5/2022
The UK gets a new leader as the Conservative Party leadership race draws to a close. Plus: Chile votes on a new constitution, Poland demands over reparations from Germany and a new ‘Postcards from Ukraine’ project.

Friday 2 September

9/2/2022
We discuss Europe’s energy crisis. Plus: an update from Taipei as tensions between Taiwan and China intensify, a special interview with historian Yuri Felshtinsky and a round-up of entertainment news.

Thursday 1 September

9/1/2022
UN inspectors head to Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant. Plus: Sri Lanka’s pact with the IMF, why China and Hong Kong’s elite are leaving for Singapore and the latest arts and culture news.

Duration:00:59:11

Wednesday 31 August

8/31/2022
Ukrainian troops escalate the counteroffensive in Kherson. Plus: political paralysis grips Iraq, a flick through today’s papers and a look at a new Ellsworth Kelly exhibition in Austin, Texas.

Duration:00:58:58

Tuesday 30 August

8/30/2022
The latest on Ukraine’s long-anticipated southern counteroffensive and Russia’s Vostok military exercises. Plus: catastrophic flooding in Pakistan, a flick through today’s papers and the latest fashion news.

Duration:00:58:58