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The Monocle Daily, 925

Friday 29 May

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, 913

Friday 29 May

Andrew Mueller and guests discuss David Cameron’s charm offensive on Europe after he holds talks with German chancellor Angela Merkel. They also reflect on the scandal at Fifa and take a look at the candidates hoping to…

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The Briefing, 927

Friday 29 May

As crowds gather in Abuja for the inauguration ceremony of Muhammadu Buhari, we assess if the new Nigerian president will be able to unite the divided nation. Plus, we examine security summit Shangri-La Dialogue and look…

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The Globalist, 935

Friday 29 May

We delve into the recent words of Nusra Front leader Abu Mohammed al-Golani who says that Syria’s powerful anti-government group won’t attack the West unless provoked. Plus, Serbia backs a proposed gas pipeline that will…

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The Monocle Daily, 924

Thursday 28 May

We discuss how Fifa’s Sepp Blatter has turned world football into a personality cult, why Nebraska decided to abolish the death penalty and why the US military accidentally sent anthrax to its comrades; plus a round-up of…

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The Urbanist, 189

Thursday 28 May

We take the lead from Monocle’s pages as we look at how transport is changing our cities. Tune in as we hitch a ride in a water taxi in Toronto, go to Bolivia’s capital by ‘teleférico’, explore Vienna’s aviation links and…

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Midori House, 912

Thursday 28 May

As David Cameron sets off on a charm offensive to argue for EU reform, Andrew Mueller and guests discuss his chances of success. They also reflect on the scandal plaguing Fifa as its president defies calls to step down. We…

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The Briefing, 926

Thursday 28 May

As David Cameron prepares to meet his European counterparts to lobby for EU reform, we assess his prospects for success. Then we’re live in Paris as the country hosts a conference to debate the future of its military; and…

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The Globalist, 934

Thursday 28 May

As the European Commission’s migrant quota proposal faces heavy opposition, we discuss the possibility of the proposal becoming a reality. Plus, could renaming Nicolas Sarkozy’s party help him become president of France…

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The Monocle Daily, 923

Wednesday 27 May

On today’s show, we hear that Fifa president Sepp Blatter is still planning to stand for re-election. We also cover a Qatar royal warning against negative media coverage of Islam, a high-profile Mafia arrest and how the NBC…

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Midori House, 911

Wednesday 27 May

As the European Commission presents measures to address the vast loss of life in the Mediterranean, Steve Bloomfield and guests ask whether critics’ frustrations will be furthered or calmed. We also reflect on the latest…

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The Briefing, 925

Wednesday 27 May

We take a look at the latest scandal in the football world after several senior Fifa officials were arrested under corruption charges. We also examine why France’s most powerful man Bernard Arnault wants to acquire the…

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The Globalist, 933

Wednesday 27 May

As France and Germany make plans to deepen European ties without the need to rewrite a treaty, we ask what this means for Britain’s renegotiation strategy. We also discuss Iraq’s chances of banishing IS forces from Ramadi…

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The Monocle Daily, 922

Tuesday 26 May

We take a look at the implications of China putting its defence forces on the offence, discuss the public issue Turkey’s president is taking with ‘The New York Times’ and remember the setting of Superman’s workplace, ‘New…

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