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· May, 2006

Stories about East Asia from May, 2006

China: Don't learn Chinese for business opps, learn it for this book

For unavoidable reasons known to all, or at least presumed, Lifeweek editor Wang Xiaofeng, one of China's most entertaining bloggers—known to many for a hoax [#026] pulled in March this...

Hong Kong: Central harbourfront developmental plan

China: Down with reactionary blogger

South Korea: The current situation in Daechuri and Doduri villages

Hong Kong: June 4 and civic rights movement

Hong Kong: Bus Uncle and Chief Executive

Indonesia: IM Conference Room for Quake Relief

DSC01549 Originally uploaded by Yulianta Ramelan. The World Wide Help Group is maintaining a live IM conference at all times for Java quake relief efforts using Yahoo Messenger so that...

Malaysia: Visiting Sabah

Indonesia: Quake Proof Housing

Philippines: Tacky advertising

Singapore: All Talk, No Action

East Timor: Local Journalism

China: Where is Bart Simpson?

Tokyo: Creative rehearsal space

North Korea: Defectors granted asylum

Macau: Economy booming

Singapore: Kampong Life

Taiwan: History of Chinese

China: Pop psychology online

South Korea: Local elections end

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