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On History of the 90’s we’ll travel back in time through the stories that defined a decade. The last 10 years of the 20th century was a time like no other, from Columbine to Ruth Bader Ginsburg to Seinfeld, Air Jordan, and the Spice Girls …if it happened in the 90’s you’ll hear about it on this podcast. Join Kathy Kenzora as we journey through the History of the 90's every other Wednesday.
 
An improvised comedy about a referendum that brings back capital punishment with a 51% majority. Meet the team executing an execution. Starring Adam Drake, Charlotte Ritchie, Liam Williams and Matilda Wnek. Devised by the cast, David Isaacs, Ben Rowse and Freddy Syborn.
 
Steve - @guitarmoog - and Chris - @ottocrat - investigate cakeism: the philosophy of having your cake and eating it, as preached and practised by the British government in its approach to Brexit. Each week, we explore the latest developments as we head towards Brexit and spend time wading through the weeds from the perspective of two long-standing Brussels and UK government insiders. Our aim: to inform you, our listeners, about EU realities and so, hopefully, to equip you to spot lies and to ...
 
Together for Yurt is a podcast looking back at the 2018 Limerick Together for Yes campaign to repeal the 8th Amendment, one year on. We interview organisers, canvassers and volunteers who took part in this historic campaign. From the origins of RepealLK to our first canvass, our base in Ormston House, and final monster canvass, you’ll hear the stories of the wide range of people who helped to make Repeal happen in Limerick city and county. Their experiences reflect many of those of Yes campa ...
 
The Birkbeck Department of Politics and its research centre, the Centre for the Study of British Politics and Public Life, hosts a range of talks, lectures, seminars and workshops throughout the year. Our events feature leading academics, public figures and commentators from a range of fields. Listen to them here.
 
Get the latest news from Asia and around the World with Howie Lim on Prime Time from 4pm to 7pm. Together with JP Ong, stay up to date with the latest movements in the Singapore, European and US markets. Learn of the latest trends in property investment and the challenges that Small Medium Enterprises face in a changing economy.
 
A fortnightly podcast that goes beyond the headlines in Latin America, hosted by Australian journalist Molly McLaughlin and Mexican student and researcher Kevin Poll Garduño. Each episode explores the politics and history of a certain country or issue in Latin America, providing essential context for travellers, language learners and world news enthusiasts.
 
Open your mind to the world with New Zealand’s number one breakfast radio show. Without question, as New Zealand’s number one talk host, Mike Hosking sets the day’s agenda. The sharpest voice and mind in the business, Mike drives strong opinion, delivers the best talent, and always leaves you wanting more. The Mike Hosking Breakfast always cuts through and delivers the best daily on Newstalk ZB.
 
Alice In Brexitland by Leavis Carroll read by Julian-Rhind Tutt. Check out the new Alice In Brexitland podcast taken from the bestselling book. A perfect bedtime story or perhaps a nightmare you may never wake up from! Lying on a riverbank on a lazy summer’s afternoon – 23rd June 2016, to be precise – Alice spots a flustered-looking white rabbit called Dave calling for a referendum. Following him down a rabbit-hole, she emerges into a strange new land, where up is down, black is white, exper ...
 
A surprising and thought-provoking journey across the UK, recorded in the wake of Article 50. The shock, delight and polarisation of the EU referendum revealed the extent of the divisions within the UK. 9 months later we took the triggering of Article 50 as an opportunity. As the UK formally began the process of leaving the European Union, we set out on a listening journey through the four countries of the UK. We wanted to go beyond the stereotypes and headlines that seemed to be making dial ...
 
The Democracy Paradox explores the diverse range of perspectives and insights about democracy through an interview format. Every week new scholars are invited to share their breakthrough research or bold ideas about politics, economics, and society. Most interviews are stand alone episodes, but some are tied together like the three episode arc "Resistance, Revolution, Democracy" which explored the concept of civil resistance and revolution to produce democracies. These three interviews featu ...
 
Each week, Foreign Policy’s editor in chief, Jonathan Tepperman, will recommend one podcast from around the world, interview the host, and play an excerpt. This curated show is designed to help listeners interested in the things we are—great stories, compelling interviews, and cogent analysis on international affairs—sort through the overwhelming variety of podcasts out there and find the best ones. And occasionally you’ll hear audio from our own newsroom. FP Playlist replaces our flagship p ...
 
The world can be an absolute shit show. But, maybe it would be less of a shit show if we all understood wtf was actually going on. Join us - Luce, Liv and Rubes, the humans behind Shit You Should Care About - as we try to help you navigate through the thunderous news, politics and pop culture moments (and all the shit in between) that saturate your feed. If you're after some current events and a bit of a laugh (two things that don't often go hand in hand) then come along for the ride... it c ...
 
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The current crop of politicians is demanding for a constitutional change barely 10 years into the 2010 constitutional era. These calls for constitutional change are being made in the middle of spiralling debt, worst pandemic in modern history, and a wobbly economy which makes certain quarters to question the urgency of a referendum amidst these oth…
 
Māori wards on local councils are continuing to be a contentious issue in Northland. Three local councils have voted in favour of the wards, prompting John Bain to resign as a regional councillor in protest. Now he's launching petitions to get the councils to do a poll of ratepayers. He told Mike Hosking that he resigned after there was a vote agai…
 
Michelle Martin speaks to Adrian Chui, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the ESR-REIT manager and Donald Han, Chief Executive Officer of the Sabana REIT manager to discuss the intricacies of the proposed tie up between ESR REIT and Sabana REIT. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
The reason, at least in part, we are back into this time consuming, tedious and ultimately fruitless scrap between business and the government over jobs and how we can’t find any locals to fill them, is because up until the government decided to change the rules, we buy and large had it sorted - and we have the numbers to prove it. In other words, …
 
SingapoRediscovers vouchers can be redeemed from December 1 onwards. And, while many have welcomed the move, consumers who spoke to The Straits Times also expressed worries over the "complicated redemption process". So how difficult is it for Singaporeans to redeem these vouchers, and how will this initiative help Singapore’s tourism industry? Sara…
 
Tributes to Argentina football great Diego Maradona, who died Wednesday at age 60: ___ “A very sad day for all Argentinians and for football. He leaves us, but he is not gone because Diego is eternal. I stay with all the beautiful moments I lived with him and I wanted to send my condolences to his family and friends." — Argentina and Barcelona forw…
 
So it seems if you can't buy happiness, you can subscribe to it. Gone of the days of insurance and WOF's. The Giltrap Group is today launching 'Sixt', a fresh alternative to car ownership, allowing punters to subscribe to luxury cars for six , nine or even twelve months at a time. Dan Fisher is the general manager of the Giltrap Group, he joined Mi…
 
The Wiggles have announced extra dates for their New Zealand tour in March and April next year. The We're All Fruit Salad Tour will begin in Invercargill on March 19 and finish in Wellington on April 1 – traveling to Dunedin, Christchurch, Queenstown, Tauranga, Hamilton, Auckland, Napier and Palmerston North in between. The beloved children's act w…
 
On Market View, Michelle Martin speaks to Ryan Huang about the rotation out of tech shares into cyclicals, the NASDAQs new record, the FEDs meeting minutes, Salesforces interest in buying Slack, a merger between Penguin and Simon and Schuster and early trading for Asian markets. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
There's good news for the Ministry of Health as it prepares to integrate Apple and Google's automated contact tracing solution to its NZ Covid Tracer App. A new survey has found that more than two-third of Kiwis now believe their phone's location data - which keeps a record of all your movements, if enabled - can be used positively by government ag…
 
According to the first American Express Business Recovery Research for Singapore, almost half of Singapore businesses reported improved sales in September and October 2020 compared to the same period a year ago. While this might sound like good news, survivability concerns still remain. So what can be done by businesses here to sustain themselves i…
 
Over the weekend, the Singapore-Hong Kong travel bubble was abruptly postponed less than 24 hours before takeoff, due to the rising number of Covid-19 cases in Hong Kong. Yet, this hasn’t stopped Singapore Airlines stock soaring over 10 percent this week! Brendan Sobie, Analyst & Founder, Sobie Aviation gives his analysis on what has led to this ri…
 
The British government faced fury Wednesday after ditching its long-standing target for overseas aid in the wake of what it described as the deepest recession in over three centuries. In a statement to lawmakers, Treasury chief Rishi Sunak said the target to allocate 0.7% of national income to overseas aid will be cut to 0.5%. The move is expected …
 
The Black Caps are set to have discussions with the West Indies as to whether they will take a knee prior to their opening international Twenty20 at Eden Park. The New Zealand international cricket summer gets underway with the Caps' first match in over eight months on Friday. The huge gap in between matches has been dominated by the Covid-19 pande…
 
The finger's being pointed firmly at politicians of the past for the country's housing crisis. Finance Minister Grant Robertson has called on an important ally in the Government's attempts to tame New Zealand's wild housing market. Robertson has publicly lobbied Reserve Bank Governor Adrian Orr to do more to cool New Zealand's red-hot housing marke…
 
Six60 have called for former Prime Minister and Arts Minister Helen Clark to support their bid to play Eden Park. The band, who made history as the first local band to sell out Western Springs are eyeing being able to play a show at Eden Park, but are subject to staunch opposition from local residents - including Clark. Clark has been vocal about n…
 
Frustration from David Seymour, with talk of extending the bright line test. Finance Minister Grant Robertson has asked Treasury for advice on extending the test. It means people need to pay income tax if they sell a second property, that's owned for less than five years. The test was introduced by National in 2015, and in 2018, Labour extended the…
 
It seems, to me anyway, a remarkable thing the government doesn’t have more heat on it than it does over our lack of Covid vaccine. You could conclude it's part of the malaise that’s swept the country this year. You could conclude that the media, or at least too much of it, has either fallen asleep along with the rest of the population, or as is mo…
 
Diego Maradona, the Argentine football great who was among the best players ever and who led his country to the 1986 World Cup title, has died. He was 60. The office of Argentina's president will decree three days of national mourning because of Maradona's death today, and the Argentine football association expressed its sorrow on Twitter. Maradona…
 
Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, Green Bond Financing in the ASEAN region was growing by leaps and bounds, with SIngapore taking a solid lead in the space. But how have the tumultuous events of 2020 impacted Green Bond Markets across the ASEAN? Tony Cripps - -CEO of HSBC Singapore- - spoke to us on Across the ASEAN about the state of green bond mark…
 
Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, Green Bond Financing in the ASEAN region was growing by leaps and bounds, with SIngapore taking a solid lead in the space. But how have the tumultuous events of 2020 impacted Green Bond Markets across the ASEAN? Tony Cripps - -CEO of HSBC Singapore- - spoke to us on Across the ASEAN about the state of green bond mark…
 
In The Straits Times The Big Story, ST’s multimedia correspondent Hairianto Diman and assistant video editor Olivia Quay spoke to infectious diseases specialist at Mount Elizabeth Novena, Dr Leong Hoe Nam on the significance of Singapore’s Covid-19 milestone, and the potential pitfalls that could trigger a resurgence in our local cases. See omnystu…
 
In The Straits Times The Big Story, ST’s multimedia correspondent Hairianto Diman and assistant video editor Olivia Quay spoke to infectious diseases specialist at Mount Elizabeth Novena, Dr Leong Hoe Nam on the significance of Singapore’s Covid-19 milestone, and the potential pitfalls that could trigger a resurgence in our local cases. See omnystu…
 
What might a post-pandemic workplace strategy look like and is it time to do away with the conventional wisdom behind the centralized office? SHAREit, an app with over 1.8 billion users across 200 countries and regions, has decided to locate its new commercial headquarters at Arcc Spaces’ newly launched 19,000 sq.ft flagship flexible workplace at O…
 
What might a post-pandemic workplace strategy look like and is it time to do away with the conventional wisdom behind the centralized office? SHAREit, an app with over 1.8 billion users across 200 countries and regions, has decided to locate its new commercial headquarters at Arcc Spaces’ newly launched 19,000 sq.ft flagship flexible workplace at O…
 
On Health Suites, Claressa Monteiro spoke to Dr. Lim Siew Hoon, Assistant Nurse Clinician, PhD Nursing, Singapore General Hospital about how psychosocial elements such as resilience and self-efficacy can improve the outcomes of frailty in older individuals. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
In Mind Your Business, Howie Lim spoke to Professor Xavier Pavie, philosopher, professor at Essec Biz School APAC, and Director of iMagination Center about rethinking innovation in a post pandemic world - it can’t always be about profits. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.By MONEY FM 89.3
 
When you think of furniture and carpentry, sustainability doesn't necessarily spring to mind, but that is what local player Roger&Sons is aiming to do. They use wood which they salvage from Singapore’s sawmills, and use every part of the log, from the bark and branches to the sawdust. Morgan Yeo, Director of Roger&Sons shares the damage fast-furnit…
 
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