Jules Quartly
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Jules Quartly has worked for small town, big city and international media, written documentaries and been based in Asia for 17 years.
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2018/05/23 | Jules Quartly
Taiwan, Telecoms and Our Outlaws of the Marsh
The country’s infamous telecom scammers operate on the margins of international society, target rich Chinese merchants and hide their ill-gotten gains in the 'renegade province.'
2018/05/10 | Jules Quartly
The Ban that Never Was: Peppa Pig, AI and Porkie Pies
AI-inspired Peppa content pushed an online publishing platform into deep water in China, but the headlines missed a deeper argument over whether the state can or should rule on what media people consume.
2018/04/18 | Jules Quartly
OPINION: China Not to Blame for US Opioid Epidemic
Blaming China for America’s opioid crisis is a convenient but ultimately misguided attempt to avoid taking responsibility.
2018/02/12 | Jules Quartly
Behind the Scenes at the Taipei Game Show
From big industry players to indie developers and twitchy live streamers, TGS had everything a dedicated follower of gaming could desire.
2018/01/16 | Jules Quartly
Taiwan's Road Safety Reports Mask a Worsening Record
Taiwan is a famously safe place to live, work and travel. Yet crossing the road or driving a scooter is like dicing with death.
2017/11/06 | Jules Quartly
First Cut Is the Deepest: Organ Harvesting in Xinjiang
Surgeon Enver Bughda, a native of northwestern China's Xinjiang Uyghur autonomous region, helped harvest organs in 1990s China. Even if he hasn’t moved on, China has, and now claims to operate a purely voluntary donation program.
2017/08/14 | Jules Quartly
(Re)Naming Yourself in Asia and Beyond
The millennial obsession with multiple online identities is balanced by the fact that 'real' names still mean something.
2017/03/17 | Jules Quartly
Betrayal and Pain in Taiwan’s Indigenous Rights Battle
Taiwan’s indigenous people are on the cusp of winning hard-won land and rights, but not everyone is celebrating.
2017/03/16 | Jules Quartly
Fake News in China and Taiwan: Pot, Kettle, Black
China and Taiwan offer different models for tackling the worldwide problem of fake news, top-down or bottom-up. Take your pick...
2017/01/30 | Jules Quartly
Two Ends of the Celebrity Chef Spectrum in Taiwan
Famous foreign personalities like Jamie Oliver bring business expertise, but in the long run it is local master chefs like André Chiang who will carry the torch.
2017/01/22 | Jules Quartly
From Night Market Treats to Food Court Fine Dining
The evolution of Taiwan’s mass market eating establishments has speeded up over the past decade to meet developing tastes and higher expectations.
2016/07/27 | Jules Quartly
Your Home Away from Home – Camping in Taiwan
Camping is the ideal way to rest and relax in nature and has become an extremely popular leisure activity in Taiwan over the past decade. For good reason.  
2016/07/21 | Jules Quartly
The Way of the Gods – Folk Religion in Taiwan
Beneath Taiwan’s modern façade is a body of beliefs that stretch back for millennia. For an insight into how people really think, you need to know about folk religion.
2016/06/23 | Jules Quartly
Global Zika Threat Stimulates Dengue Prevention in Taiwan
Taiwan is redoubling efforts to halt the spread of dengue fever, which has hit the southern part of the island hard over the past two years.