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There goes the neighbourhood

Friday 17 October

As Monocle’s Tokyo office ups sticks and moves to a larger space, Fiona Wilson anticipates exploring pastures new.

After seven happy years at our home on Omotesando, one of the most glamorous streets in Tokyo, we finally had to admit that we had outgrown our Monocle office. What started out as a two-person operation has grown into…

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The Globalist, 775

Friday 17 October

As protests continue, we hear the latest news from Hong Kong. Also on the programme we explore how the spread of Ebola in the US is detracting from efforts to curb the disease in West Africa.

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The Monocle Daily, 769

Thursday 16 October

We ask whether the fragile Euro zone can be fixed and reflect on this week’s elections in Mozambique. Also on the programme we hear about the latest Apple launch and review the Asian newspapers.

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The Urbanist, 157

Thursday 16 October

From ridding ourselves of cars and making sure every last takeaway cup is recycled to simply avoiding chaos, we explore the ideas of those addressing the future of our cities.

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Midori House, 762

Thursday 16 October

Should the UK stop Russian pop stars from coming to London? Andrew Mueller discusses with guests. Plus we visit an exhibition on Germany and review the latest in literature.

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The Briefing, 766

Thursday 16 October

With Turkey vying for a seat on the UN Security Council as Isis looms at the border, we get the latest from the region. We also hear about the fine line the Serbian government is walking with Vladimir Putin in town and…

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Culture / Entertainment

Down with the kids

Thursday 16 October

Becoming a father has reawoken the child in Monocle’s Dan Poole. He ponders whether his new-found love of toys is healthy for a man in his early 30s.

Yesterday, knowing I needed something to talk about and having no idea what that might be, I visited the Guardian website for inspiration. Perhaps I’d find the results of an intriguing bike-riding survey, news of an insp…

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The Globalist, 774

Thursday 16 October

As the first military talks between North and South Korea in three years conclude, we consider what they might mean for the future of the peninsula. We also look at the Australian government’s new anti-immigration campaign…

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The Monocle Daily, 768

Wednesday 15 October

What is the extent of the Islamic State threat within Bahrain – and should the US end its embargo on Cuba? We also celebrate political figures in musicals and go dumpster diving in Vancouver.

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The Entrepreneurs, 157

Wednesday 15 October

Visit Final Frontier Design in Brooklyn and The South Summit in Madrid, then meet Matthias Metternich of Believe.in and Bret Taylor of Quip. We also go networking for creatives with Pip Jamieson of The Dots, test reusable…

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Midori House, 761

Wednesday 15 October

A special edition of Midori House live from Frieze Masters in London. Robert Bound speaks to director Victoria Siddall and art writer Sarah Thornton, as well as taking a tour with James Brett from the Museum of Everything…

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