Shuhei Omi

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Shuhei Omi is a staff writer for The News Lens International.

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2016/07/25 | Shuhei Omi

Cross-Strait Watch No. 4

An overview of the past week's developments in cross-Strait relations.

2016/07/25 | Shuhei Omi

South China Sea Watch No. 4

An overview of the past week's key developments in the South China Sea.

2016/07/29 | Shuhei Omi

Six High School Students Aim To Change U.S. Classrooms

'We believe the classroom should be an engaging experience that drives the students’ urge to learn.'

2016/06/16 | Shuhei Omi

Mickey Mouse with Chinese Characteristics

Shanghai Disneyland opened today amid enthusiasm from Disney and the Chinese government, but not everyone is smiling.

2016/06/23 | Shuhei Omi

Yulin Dog Festival: Western Criticism vs. Local Patriotism

The controversial Yulin Dog Festival kicked off on Monday amid an outpour of opposition from U.S. celebrities. But how is China reacting?

2016/07/27 | Shuhei Omi

UNIQLO Hijab: Giving Taiwan's Muslims Choices in Mainstream Apparel

Taiwan’s Islamic community has welcomed the move by UNIQLO to supply 'modest fashion' in Taiwan, including the hijab.

2016/06/20 | Shuhei Omi

Suicide Forces Taiwan's Military to Confront Mental Health Issues

Five members of the armed forces have committed suicide in the past two months, prompting calls for a thorough review of assistance programs in the military.

2016/06/27 | Shuhei Omi

Taipower Warns of Energy Crisis As Taiwan Melts

Taiwan’s state-run power company says it is experiencing an energy crisis due to extremely high temperatures. But some say it’s a sham.

2016/06/30 | Shuhei Omi

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge Adding to HK Frustrations

The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge is almost completed, but is that even a good thing?

2016/06/14 | Shuhei Omi

China-German Relations Warming Up for Better or Worse?

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in China seeking greater cooperation between the two countries, but many issues continue to haunt the relationship.

2016/07/25 | Shuhei Omi

Behind China's Global Propaganda Campaign

'The Party wants to fundamentally change the conversation at the global level so as to defend China’s interests abroad and reinforce the ideological consensus at home.'

2016/06/21 | Shuhei Omi

What Brexit Would Mean For Asia

The Brexit vote this week looms over Europe, but how will it affect Asia? A quick tour d'horizon.

2016/06/17 | Shuhei Omi

Cross-Strait Watch No. 1

Welcome to the first issue of our weekly overview of key events in cross-strait relations.

2016/07/28 | Shuhei Omi

Price Warfare Harming Taiwan's IT Sector, Academic Says

A National Taiwan University academic criticizes 'outdated' government subsidies and the direction of the Taiwanese IT sector.

2016/07/19 | Shuhei Omi

'Apologies to China' Contest Explodes on Social Media

A war of words has developed in the Taiwan Strait, with two contests allowing users to post fake apologies for hurting the feelings of people on the other side.