In a special edition of the programme Paul Donovan, UBS global economist and author of new book ‘The Truth About Inflation’, explains how investors can make better decisions to achieve the real returns they need.

Asia’s farmers grapple with change, teaching young Cambodians about the Khmer Rouge and Shanghai motor show ditches glitz for greenery – in this week’s edition of the Nikkei Asian Review

THE MAGAZINE

We can make it together: a design guide to building it better in 2015. Monocle's industry of perfect plumbing, sharp architecture and elegant joinery for anyone wanting a finer home – Special Survey.

Issue 83 cover

The Monocle Bulletin

Magazine, radio, film, and retail updates

The Monocle Bulletin: Magazine, Film, Radio and Shop

Subscribe to the Bulletin for weekly updates. From Monocle's latest magazine, film and radio content to exclusive offers, you'll be the first to know.

THE NEW M24 RADIO APP

Monocle 24 on the move

Monocle’s free app for iPhone gives you full access to our round-the-clock radio service Monocle 24: a pacy mix of current affairs, business, culture, design stories and music.

Monocle on iPhone

Latest content

Affairs

Asia Pac Unwrapped, 1

Sunday 26 April

Coming soon: Anchored by Monocle’s unrivalled team of editors and correspondents, and produced out of our bureaux in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Singapore, Asia Pac Unwrapped is an unmissable weekly briefing from the world’s most…

Global

Business

The Bulletin with UBS, 29

Sunday 26 April

We look back at the IMF/World Bank spring meeting and investigate the so-called “super taper tantrum”. We’ll hear what the impact of this is likely to be and how it might have reshaped the emerging market landscape.

Global

Affairs

The Monocle Weekly, 303

Sunday 26 April

Robert Bound and Tom Edwards meet photographer Jessica Fulford-Dobson to discuss the young skateboarding girls of Kabul, hear about the history of swimming in the River Thames with writer Caitlin Davies and learn why the…

Global

Affairs

The Big Interview, 1

Sunday 26 April

‘The Big Interview’ is Monocle’s bold new series of in-depth interviews with inspirational names from global politics, business, culture and design. In this inaugural episode, Tom Edwards meets typographer, designer and…

Global

Affairs

The Recap, 8

Saturday 25 April

What should the EU do to prevent more migrant deaths? We also hear how Politico Europe is going to succeed in Brussels and what the backdrop is for South Africa’s violence against foreigners.

Global

Affairs

The Foreign Desk, 68

Saturday 25 April

No election is complete without arguments over opinion polls. Who’s up, who’s down, what we care about, what we don’t. It’s time to brush up on our sample sizes, our margins of errors and, of course, our confidence inter…

Global

Culture

The Stack, 139

Saturday 25 April

Tyler Brûlé discusses the cream of the printed crop with ‘Printed Pages’ editor in chief Rob Alderson, we discuss a change of frequency for ‘Women's Wear Daily’ and speak to Mele-Ane Havea from ‘Dumbo Feather’.

Global

Affairs

The Curator, 184

Saturday 25 April

A highly musical edition of ‘The Curator’ as Ben Rylan guides us through Monocle’s choice output from the past week, including Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth, Turkish instrumentalist Gorkem Sen and American sister act Larkin…

Global

Culture

The Sessions at Midori House, 8

Saturday 25 April

Portland's rising jazz star Jarrod Lawson plays tracks from his eponymous debut record and chats to Paul Noble about his musical upbringing and virtuoso piano-playing.

Global

Affairs

The Monocle Daily, 900

Friday 24 April

David Whitehouse shares his news book “Journey to the Centre of the Earth”, Somnath Batabyal reviews the Asian newspapers and Tomos Lewis takes us on a Friday night out in the Arctic Circle.

Global

Edits

The Menu, 184

Friday 24 April

We are in Mexico to learn the original ways to drink Mezcal, hear how you pick wines that taste good at 30,000ft and get the week’s headlines from Latin America.

Global

Affairs

Midori House, 888

Friday 24 April

After a US drone strike on an al-Qaeda compound kills two innocent hostages, questions are being raised over the safety and effectiveness of drones; Roger Boyes and Samira Shackle join Emma Nelson for a full analysis. Plus…

Global

Affairs

The Briefing, 902

Friday 24 April

We analyse the drone strike that killed US and Italian civilians, learn what threat volcanic ash really poses to airlines and celebrate 50 years of Brazilian broadcaster Globo.

Global

Culture / Music

Coming into focus

Friday 24 April

Britpop stalwarts Blur are back with a new album and our Culture editor couldn’t be happier. But his enthusiasm is less about 1990s nostalgia and more about the creative harmony derived from friendship and new horizons.

I’m gearing up for Monday when the new Blur record, The Magic Whip, will be released. In fact, it’s the first time the toothsome foursome have released anything long-form together for 12 years. I’m 37 and was at school in…

Show more
Loading

0:00:00 0:01:00

Drag me