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· May, 2007

Stories about East Asia from May, 2007

Estonia: The Emperor's Menu

China: Xiamen Demonstration Against Chemical Project

China: Lost in “preservation”

Hong Kong: Take it to the UN!

China: Pork barrel politics

China: Entropia Universe

Japan: “Thought Check” Screening for Citizen Judges

While news in Japan this week has been understandably fixated on the sensational suicide of Agriculture Minister Matsuoka Toshikatsu, another story revealed in a blog entry by Diet member Hosaka...

China: Internet Bookstore

China: The importance of media dissent to “old Beijing”

Hong Kong: Migration of Websites

South Korea: Gender Gap

Hong Kong: Censorship Bureaucrats

Thailand: Stereotyping Foreigners

Singapore: Pretty Fly

Thailand: Blocking Pro-Thaksin Sites

A special-made signboard for wife of government officials


Competition between ‘allblet’ and ‘adclix’ in Korea.

Japan: Miss Universe

Hong Kong: How Did The Obscene Articles Tribunal Get Hijacked?

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