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David Reid · October, 2008

I was formerly based in Taiwan where I blogged at David on Formosa. Now based in Australia.

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Latest posts by David Reid from October, 2008

Thailand: Dispute over Preah Vihear Temple

Thai Girl has photos of Preah Vihear temple and a discussion of the dispute between Thailand and Cambodia.

Taiwan: Huge crowd at 1025 protest

Several media outlets reported that 600,000 people attended the 1025 Safeguard Taiwan protest on Saturday in Taipei. A-gu live blogged on the protest tracking the news reports of several TV...

Taiwan: Protests against ARATS Vice-Chairman

Zhang Mingqing, vice chairman of China's Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Strait (ARATS), encountered protests as he visited Tainan for an academic conference. Michael Turton analyses media coverage of...

Taiwan: Xinhua reporters and intelligence gathering

The Far-Eastern Sweet Potato writes about the resumption of the posting of Xinhua News Agency and People’s Daily correspondents in Taiwan. He argues that this will add to Beijing's intelligence...

Taiwan: Government Interferes with Media

Michael Turton looks at how the KMT government is attempting to control content at the public media institutions (PTS, RTI and CNA). He follows up with details of the response...

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