Outlets Archives: South China Morning Post

May 7, 2015

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About Our Networks – NHK report on U.S. international media. (2015 translation of May 2014 report) – BBG Interim CEO and Director Andre Mendes discusses press freedom in São Tomé and Príncipe (in Portugese: video 1, video 2). –DigitalGov interviews BBG’s Will Sullivan on mobile app development. Citations of Read more »

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May 4, 2015

Radio Martí host Lizandra Díaz-Blanco interviews TK.

About Our Networks – President Barack Obama honored VOA Russian Service reporter Fatima Tlisova on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day. (White House, Pulitzer Center, Poynter) – “I was listening to the Voice of America and listening to the moon landing. This turned out to be a pivotal moment Read more »

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January 20, 2015

Elizabeth Arrott, VOA

About Our Networks – Al Jazeera and Institute for War and Peace Reporting on Azerbaijan authorities targeting of RFE/RL’s station in Azerbaijan. – Dot Masr (Egyptian news site) published an article on Alhurra’s series Our Neighborhood that delves into the stories of the people it profiles and shows how they interact Read more »

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January 12, 2015

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About Our Networks – A. Ross Johnson and S. Enders Wimbush write in the Washington Post on the need for Radio and TV Marti as Cuba enters a new era. – New York Times editorial on Azerbaijan’s crackdown calls for tougher Western response, mentions aggressive actions toward RFE/RL. Read more »

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December 24, 2014

Man takes photo of health workers cleaning up in a grassy area by a home.

About Our Networks – Index on Censorship calls for a expression of solidarity with prisoners in Azerbaijan, including RFE/RL’s Khadija Ismayilova. – ABC News reports on Rep. Brad Sherman’s call give North Korea a “double dose of free speech” by doubling funding for Radio Free Asia Read more »

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October 31, 2014

People use mobile devices to record as riot police use a water cannon to disperse protesters during a rally against a bill which would, among other things, allow Turkey's authorities to block web pages for privacy violations without a prior court decision, in Istanbul, Turkey, late Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Police in Istanbul have clashed with hundreds of protesters denouncing a new law that increases government controls over the Internet. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)

About Our Networks – Government Executive reports on “short-lived proposal to recruit [VOA] correspondents and writers to take an experimental Ebola vaccine.” Citations of BBG Networks – BBC uses video reporting by VOA’s Adam Bailes about Ebola in Sierra Leone. – Forbes quotes VOA report on solar plant Read more »

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October 15, 2014

Pakistani man sitting listening to radio that he is holding in his lap

Citations of BBG Networks – Washington Post uses VOA video footage of Pablo Escobar’s estate. – The Guardian cites quotes Radio Farda’s Moraad Veisi regarding Iran’s involvement in fighting ISIL. – South China Morning Post cites VOA reporting on detention of artists who planned a pro-Hong Kong poetry reading Read more »

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October 14, 2014

A Pakistani viewer looks at a television screen flashing suspension notice of GEO News channel in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, June 6, 2014. Pakistan's media regulatory agency on Friday suspended the operating license of the country's leading news channel for two weeks after a spat between the broadcaster and the country's powerful military. (AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)

About Our Networks – CPJ on the charges against RFE/RL’s Khadija Ismayilova. AFP also writes about Ismayilova travel ban. – VOA and Radio Free Asia able to reach audiences in China behind the firewall using the Telstar 18 satellite and online media, with listener feedback surging over 60%. – “You’ll stumble Read more »

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September 22, 2014

Zhaohui Rui (left) and Huaguang Zhao join VOA Mandarin reporter Xin Chen on the set of "Pro and Con" on May 30, 2014.

About Our Networks – “I like to share information from the Facebook pages of Radio Free Asia and Voice of America and also criticise the government for failing to solve this or that.” Citations of BBG Networks – Washington Post uses Radio Free Asia’s reporting on harassment of Read more »

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September 15, 2014

Elizabeth Arrott, VOA

About Our Networks – The Channel reports on Radio Sawa’s new app (page 8). – Carnegie Europe urges the West to spend more on RFE/RL and VOA broadcasting in order to promote an alternative to Russian television. – American Journalism Review writes that Kerry’s request for Arab nation states Read more »

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