Featured stories about East Asia
- “Lantern” Helps China's Web Users Dodge Censors Through Trusted Friends 2 December 2013
- Thailand Anti-Government Protesters Aim for ‘Day of Victory’ 1 December 2013
- Thailand Catching Fire as Anti-Government Protests Intensify 27 November 2013
- Chinese Local Media Silent on Deadly Qingdao Explosion 26 November 2013
Latest stories about East Asia
12 December 2013
Singapore's first riot in four decades also highlighted the growing tension between the local population and the rising number of foreign workers.
Lufsig became an Internet meme after a protester hurled the stuffed toy wolf from IKEA at the chief executive of Hong Kong during a speech.
11 December 2013
China's Internet powerhouses have successfully entered the online finance and investment business scene, challenging state-owned banks' monopoly.
10 December 2013
Nelson Mandela played an important role in the independence struggle of Timor Leste; and he is recognized as the most popular endorser of batik, a traditional Indonesian shirt.
9 December 2013
"Government should take the biggest responsibility for the environmental disaster caused by air pollution in China."
South Korean government agencies sent out more than 44 million tweets last year to manipulate public opinion during the presidential elections. An ordinary net user made this revelation possible.
8 December 2013
For nearly 10 years Katsuya Soda has worked to bring the refugees issue to the attention of the complacent Japanese public. These days he has some extra help.
Famous Chinese film director Zhang Yimou has become a new target of public attack against the privileges who breach the law to have extra kids.
7 December 2013
"How many Chinese have been hurt by the English education? It should have been abolished long ago."
6 December 2013
In this episode of GV Face we are joined by an all-star panel made up of #GVMeetup facilitators from Egypt, Pakistan, and Portugal.