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Global Music

From Seoul to Stockholm, Monocle selects an international playlist to fill your day (or night).

Daily shows

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The Globalist: 

News and comment from Europe, the Middle East and beyond.

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Midori House: 

The agenda from Monocle's editors and correspondents.

Weekly shows

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Section D: 

A review of design, architecture and craft.

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The Voyager: 

Your guide to the world's most dynamic emerging cities

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The Urbanist: 

What makes cities tick, from city hall to the suburbs.

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The Menu: 

Monocle's guide to food, drink and entertaining.

Weekend shows

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The Curator: 

The best of the week on Monocle 24, compiled into one show.

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The Stack: 

The people and players shaping the future of print media.

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The Recap: 

Catch up with all of the week's big stories.

Latest podcasts

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5 Sep 2015

The Monocle Daily - Friday 4 September: 

A week before Singapore’s first election since the death of its founding prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew, we take a look at the issues dominating the electoral agenda. We also get the lowdown on Saudi King Salman’s visit to Washington. Plus: we check in with our correspondents from Maison&Objet home and design trade show in Paris.

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4 Sep 2015
00:30:00

The Menu - For saké’s sake: 

Saké and wine sommelier Vanessa Cinti contrasts the worlds of these two drinks, we meet a couple in Buenos Aires wanting to change the Argentinian ice-cream culture and we get the week’s headlines from Europe.

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4 Sep 2015
00:30:00

Midori House - Friday 4 September: 

Despite a scathing editorial from ‘The New York Times’, the Australian prime minister insists that the solution to Europe’s migrant and refugee crisis is stopping the boats crossing the Mediterranean. Isabel Hilton and Tim Marshall join Monocle’s Andrew Mueller to discuss this and other topics setting today’s agenda.

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4 Sep 2015
00:30:00

The Briefing: 

A pacy round-up of the day’s main news stories, anchored from London by a Monocle editor. The show features informed reporting, prescient business analysis and invaluable industry reports covering everything from technology to aviation and retail to media.

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4 Sep 2015
01:00:00

The Globalist - Friday 4 September: 

We discuss why the V4 group of nations are meeting in Prague today, ask whether Israel should be concerned about Egypt’s new gas discovery and learn how to make ice cream Buenos Aires-style.

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4 Sep 2015
00:15:00

The Monocle Arts Review - Film: David Jenkins : 

David Jenkins, editor of ‘Little White Lies’, review this week’s films: indie flick ‘Me and Earl and the Dying Girl’, psycho-sexual drama ‘Buttercup Bill’ and ‘American Ultra’.

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3 Sep 2015
01:00:00

The Monocle Daily - Thursday 3 September: 

As distressing images of refugees flood in, we look at the ethics of sharing photos of a drowned Syrian child on social media. China engages in a show of military might as it marks 70 years since the end of the Second World War, so we ask why it is reducing the size of its army. And we do a spot of tree-hugging...

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3 Sep 2015
00:27:03

The Urbanist - Walk the catwalk: 

We discover how fashion is weaved into the fabric of our cities, from the way New Delhi promotes ethics within the industry to how Paris is benefitting from its fashion capital status. Listen in as we head to Vancouver, home to the world’s only Eco Fashion Week. We also find out if you can identify a city by what people wear.

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3 Sep 2015
00:30:00

Midori House - Thursday 3 September: 

In today’s show we discuses whether perceptions on migrants and refugees are changing in Britain. And after another attack by the Al-Shabaab terrorist network in Somalia, we look at what capacity there is for African nations to tackle the threat. We also ask whether it’s fair for politicians to call newspapers out for being biased when they openly take a partisan stance.

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3 Sep 2015
00:30:00

The Briefing - Thursday 3 September: 

We learn what John Kerry’s lobbying for the Iran nuclear deal means in the US domestic political landscape, hear why Hungary’s prime minister has received a cool welcome in Brussels and find out why Russia and China want to build a Boeing-beating passenger jet.

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3 Sep 2015
01:00:00

The Globalist - Thursday 3 September: 

As China commemorates the Second World War, we discuses the political and diplomatic subtext. Plus we find out why Azerbaijan has jailed a top journalist and we get the business news from Russia.

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3 Sep 2015
00:14:14

The Monocle Arts Review - Books: Amanda Craig: 

Amanda Craig talks us through three recent books, from Tom Holland’s ‘Dynasty’ to Alice Hoffman’s ‘The Marriage of Opposites’. Plus we look back to 1920s London in the second of AC Koning’s Blind Detective Series, ‘Game of Chance’.

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