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Monocle: Asia Pac Unwrapped #3

May 2015

ANZ has partnered with Monocle for this 30 minutes podcast, anchored by Monocle’s unrivalled team of editors and correspondents, and produced out of their bureaux in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Singapore. Asia Pac Unwrapped is an unmissable weekly briefing from the world’s most dynamic region.

May 18:

Touching down in Singapore, we explore an emerging regional hub set to make waves in this constantly evolving island city. In Sydney, fashion designer Dion Lee details why his eyes are firmly set on the Asian market. We also hear about a new retail and transport hub gentrifying an area of Tokyo, and Melbourne Lord Mayor Robert Doyle explains why his city is seeing a boom in new hotel development.

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Beautiful Bangkok at dusk

Program Content

1) OPPORTUNITY OF THE WEEK

The week ahead in numbers (Ben Rylan chats to Gwen Robinson, Nikkei Asia Review in Bangkok)


2) IN RESIDENCE

Singapore’s Jurong Regional Hub project (package from Jeremy Toh)


3) REPORTAGE

Japan’s newest retail and transport hub gentrifying an area of Tokyo (Ben Rylan with Kenji Hall)


4) THE BENCHMARK

Interview with Dion Lee, Australian fashion designer (by Nolan Giles)


5) ONE DAY IN

How Melbourne is aiming to attract more visitors with a slurry of new hotel developments (Ben Rylan w/ Melbourne Lord Mayor Robert Doyle)

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