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.
Friday 9 April
We get the latest from Belfast, following a wave of post-Brexit violence. Plus: we hear about China’s census and look ahead to the reopening of the UK’s hospitality sector.
Thursday 8 April
We get the latest on the violent crackdown in Myanmar after the junta publishes a most-wanted list. Plus: we look to the future of financing for major airlines and dissect Libya’s progress, as the Greek and Italian leaders visit Tripoli.
Wednesday 7 April
We get the latest from Northern Ireland as post-Brexit tensions turn violent. Plus: we discuss whether talks in Vienna will yield a replacement for the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and hear why Norway may boycott the 2022 World Cup.
Tuesday 6 April
UK prime minister Boris Johnson unveils plans to reopen the country for foreign travellers; the latest wave of jihadist violence in Mozambique; and a word from former UK prime minister Tony Blair. Plus: Greenland heads to the polls and the Dutch government announces that a live audience will be allowed at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest.
Monday 5 April
The Biden administration's headache with North Korea, a look at the elections in Peru and Ecuador, and the week’s top tech news.
Friday 2 April
We unpack the UK’s report on race and get the latest from Myanmar as Aung San Suu Kyi appears in court while the deadly crackdown continues. Plus: why did CCTV invent a French journalist?
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