Stories about East Asia from May, 2023
Taiwan, which has diplomatic relations with 13 countries, multiplies other forms of public diplomacy to maintain engagement and support with many countries, particularly in Central Europe.
Advox research into digital authoritarianism in Myanmar is now in a report. Read an excerpt and download the full pdf.
In 20 years, Hong Kong has dropped from 18th to 148th in the World Press Freedom Ranking, which translates into less critical coverage, less investigative reporting, and a less appealing work environment for talented journalists.
Hong Kong Chief Executive John Lee said: "We must prevent those who opposed China and stirred up chaos in Hong Kong from hijacking, manipulating, paralysing the District Councils."
"If these prosecutions are not terminated, it would be difficult to solve this deep-rooted political problem in Thailand."
Advox research into digital authoritarianism in Hong Kong is now in a report. Read an excerpt and download the full pdf.