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The Monocle Daily, 1352

17 January 2017

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, 1321

17 January 2017

We unpick Theresa May’s speech about the meaning of Brexit and ask why some Democrat politicians are boycotting Donald Trump’s inauguration. Plus: why Chinese president Xi Jinping is talking up the benefits of globalisation…

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The Briefing, 1354

17 January 2017

How is the UK prime minister's posturing over Brexit being perceived by her European counterparts? We also discuss the UN’s calls for an immediate ceasefire in Yemen and bring you the latest from Monocle's team at Milan…

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The Globalist, 1362

17 January 2017

Will Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin make a pact over Crimea? We also discuss what we know about the UK government’s plans for Brexit and speculate as to whether Emmanuel Macron could be an outside bet to become France's…

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The Monocle Daily, 1351

16 January 2017

Rex Tillerson, Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of state, sounds even less compromising on China than his boss; we take a closer look. Plus: Turkey’s parliament gives initial approval to president Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s…

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Midori House, 1320

16 January 2017

We ask what effect Donald Trump’s comments on Nato will have on world affairs and why France organised talks between Israel and Palestine. Plus: Turkey’s approach to combating terror attacks and why a train is derailing…

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The Briefing, 1353

16 January 2017

Have Donald Trump's interviews with the press given us a clearer idea of the way he views the world? We also discuss the refurbishment of the Centre Pompidou in Paris and debate whether politicians should ever feature in…

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The Globalist, 1361

16 January 2017

Is the two-state solution the only realistic route to peace in the Middle East? Plus: Monocle's Belgrade correspondent tells us why a Serbian train is causing tensions with Kosovo and we discover the process of writing an…

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The Monocle Weekly, 393

15 January 2017

Dale Pinnock, known as the ‘medicinal chef’, gives Robert Bound and Tom Edwards food for thought as we start the new year. We also find out where to find the world’s best teas with Ed Eisler, founder of Jing Tea, and Mon…

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The Foreign Desk, 158

14 January 2017

What will Donald Trump's presidency mean for China? He's tested the water with tough rhetoric – and that phone call to Taiwan – and Beijing has reacted accordingly, albeit with caution. But which of the two greatest powers…

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The Curator, 274

14 January 2017

Tom Edwards and Daniel Giacopelli bring you a selection of highlights from the past week on Monocle 24. This week: we hear from the founder of Artfinder, Jonas Almgren; learn how to organise a runway show; and step out with…

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The Monocle Daily, 1350

13 January 2017

We discuss China’s long-term foreign-policy ambitions and ask why the US is ending its policy to grant residency to Cubans who arrive in the country without a visa. Plus: what makes for a great political collaboration?

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Midori House, 1319

13 January 2017

We discuss the day’s top news stories, from the legacy of Joe Biden to Xi Jinping’s trip to Davos.

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The Briefing, 1352

13 January 2017

As Lithuania’s foreign minister prepares for a possible Russian strike before Donald Trump’s inauguration, we ask whether the spread of Nato troops across Eastern Europe could play into Vladimir Putin’s ultimate goal. Plus…

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The Globalist, 1360

13 January 2017

We discuss the first of France’s candidate debates, which will decide the left-wing challenger in this year’s presidential race. Plus: could Ban-Ki-Moon soon be the leader of South Korea?

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