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· September, 2010

Stories about East Asia from September, 2010

30 September 2010

Vietnam: Blogger Pham Minh Hoang Charged with Attempt at Overthrowing the Government

Brunei's “national twitter account”

Meet @BruneiTweet, probably Brunei's most famous twitter user who blogs about the lives of ordinary young Bruneians. GV interviewed him about his online projects and other advocacies.

China: 7 Departments on censorship

China and the U.S.A: Yuan's value and stock market's move

Japan: Pachinko, a legal gambling game

28 September 2010

Singapore: Minimum Wage Debate

Should the Singapore government impose a minimum wage policy? Hong Kong’s recent decision to adopt a minimum wage policy has sparked a debate in Singapore as to whether the prosperous...

South Korea: Broadcasting Power Struggle Bruises Korean Viewers

When two giants fight, it is usually an innocent bystander who gets most hurt. That is exactly what’s happening in South Korea’s broadcasting field, with Korean viewers being the bystanders. Some of...

North Korea:Kim Jong-il Renominated As the North’s Leader

China: Uncensored District Government Website

China’s bizarre phenomena: buildings die unnaturally

27 September 2010

North Korea:Kim Jong-il Appointed Jong-un As the North's General

China and Australia: Reactions to Chinese Asylum Seekers’ Rooftop Protest

China: Glory to the Stability Maintenance Contractors

Yesterday, September 26, the Chinese Government released its white paper on human rights. The Xinhua news report highlighted the positive aspect of the role of Internet freedom for the government...

South Korea:Korea Won the U-17 Women’s World Cup

Southeast Asia: Blogging about Football

There are many football blogs in Southeast Asia that provide relevant news stories and updates about football matches and programs in the region. Here is a list of football blogs...

China: Tibetan writer awaiting trial

Thailand: Photo of Thai keyboard

Myanmar: BarCamp Mandalay 2011

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