101 episodes

Monocle 24’s unrivalled coverage of news and current affairs kicks off on weekdays with ‘The Globalist’ at 07.00 GMT/08.00 CET. Anchored from London and Zürich, join our editors for insight and opinion on the big current affairs and business stories of the day and a review of the European front pages. Nominated for Best Daily Podcast in the 2020 British Podcast Awards.

Monocle 24: The Globalist Monocle

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Monocle 24’s unrivalled coverage of news and current affairs kicks off on weekdays with ‘The Globalist’ at 07.00 GMT/08.00 CET. Anchored from London and Zürich, join our editors for insight and opinion on the big current affairs and business stories of the day and a review of the European front pages. Nominated for Best Daily Podcast in the 2020 British Podcast Awards.

    Tuesday 30 November

    Tuesday 30 November

    We get the latest on the global reaction to the Omicron variant and discuss the growing unrest over the economic situation in Lebanon. Plus: the latest aviation news and a record-breaking week in the entertainment industry.

    • 1 hr
    Monday 29 November

    Monday 29 November

    We explore the threat posed by the new coronavirus variant, and the tense border situation between Ukraine and Russia. Plus: the latest in art news, including a look at this year’s Turner prize shortlist.

    • 1 hr
    Friday 26 November

    Friday 26 November

    We explore Russia and China’s strengthening alliance, and look into France and Italy’s new Quirinale Treaty. Plus: on Black Friday, we ask what the future holds for the annual shopping bonanza.

    • 1 hr
    Thursday 25 November

    Thursday 25 November

    We explore Germany’s coalition deal and discuss the challenges ahead for the country’s next chancellor, Olaf Scholz. Plus: the significance of an election in Honduras for relations between China and Taiwan, and this year’s Grammy awards.

    • 1 hr
    Wednesday 24 November

    Wednesday 24 November

    We discuss the vote that will decide whether Magdalena Andersson will become Sweden’s first female prime minister and look at Éric Zemmour’s problematic promotional tour. Plus: the modernisation of Finland’s postal service.

    • 1 hr
    Tuesday 23 November

    Tuesday 23 November

    We discuss US intelligence reports suggesting that Russia could be preparing to invade Ukraine. Plus, why the UK is extending a G7 invite to Asean members, and the modernisation of Finnish postal service Posti.

    • 1 hr

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