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Deutsche Welle
Deutsche Welle (DW) is Germany’s international broadcaster and a trusted source for reliable news and information with content in 30 languages. The flagship channel DW provides analysis and insights to viewers around the globe, reporting on important issues in English 24/7. With continuous news reports, special features and talk shows covering everything from business, science and politics to culture and sports, DW brings people closer to what matters most – made in Germany, made for minds.
How China’s Yuan Props up Putin’s Anemic Budget
Global Voices
Global Voices is a border-less, largely volunteer community of more than 1400 writers, analysts, online media experts, and translators.
Where Will Prague’s China Policy Go With the New President?
Michael Beltran
Michael Beltran is a journalist based in Metro Manila.
Rains and Floods Batter Philippines, Climate Activists Warn of More To Come
Jonah Walters
Jonah Walters is a postdoctoral fellow at the University of California–Los Angeles and a freelance reporter and critic.
‘Stay True’ Rethinks the Campus Story
Taiwan Panorama
Taiwan Panorama Magazine was founded in 1976. It is published monthly by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Chinese, English and Japanese. Our mission is to showcase Taiwan’s social, economic and political life, tourism, and ongoing cultural evolution with insightful writing and vibrant photographs. Today, Taiwan Panorama is available in over 100 countries worldwide in print, digitally and online.
Screenwriters up Their Game: Bringing Taiwanese Drama to the World
Bryan Chou
Bryan Chou is an editor for The News Lens International.
Taiwan: Same-sex Marriage for Transnational Couples Legalized
The Conversation
The Conversation US launched as a pilot project in October 2014. It is an independent source of news and views from the academic and research community, delivered direct to the public.
Why Does Nepal’s Aviation Industry Have Safety Issues? An Expert Explains
Voice of America
Voice of America (VOA) is the largest U.S. international broadcaster, providing news and information in more than 40 languages to an estimated weekly audience of more than 275 million people. 
Why South Korea’s President Is Talking About Nuclear Weapons
Nicholas Haggerty
Nicholas Haggerty is the editor of the News Lens International. He lives in Taipei.
Jeanne Ten’s Long Struggle for Accountability in Singapore
East Asia Forum
East Asia Forum is a platform for analysis and research on politics, economics, business, law, security, international relations and society relevant to public policy, centred on the Asia Pacific region. It consists of an online publication and a quarterly magazine, East Asia Forum Quarterly, which aim to provide clear and original analysis from the leading minds in the region and beyond.
No International-backed End in Sight to the Misery in Myanmar
The Interpreter
The Interpreter is published by the Lowy Institute, an independent, nonpartisan think tank based in Sydney. It publishes daily commentary and analysis on international events.
The Korean Peninsula: Why 2023 Will Not Be Like 2017
Chloé Salmon
Chloé Salmon is a researcher and multimedia writer based in Taipei, exploring the intersection between urbanism, equity and climate change adaptation.
How the Privatization of Urban Renewal in Taipei Has Led To Fake Parks
TNL Staff
The News Lens International is a Taiwan-based independent digital media, providing balanced reporting and thought-provoking opinions from Taiwan and all around Asia. 
Taiwan’s 2022 in Review
Hiro Fu
Hiro Fu is a freelance journalist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. He is also one of the founding editors of the Taiwan Weekender, a weekly political and financial newsletter. He is from Taipei, Taiwan.
What Tsai Ing-wen’s Resignation From DPP Leadership Means
New Mandala
Hosted by the Australian National University’s (ANU) Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs, New Mandala provides anecdote, analysis and new perspectives on Southeast Asia. The site was established in June 2006, with co-founder Dr Nicholas Farrelly editing and running the site until 2015. In May that year, James Giggacher was appointed as editor. Since April 2017, the editor of the site has been Liam Gammon, assisted by associate editor Mish Khan. Since its inception the site has devoted its attention to the politics and societies of Southeast Asia, and especially Thailand and Myanmar. Increasingly its focus stretches to Malaysia, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Indonesia and the Philippines. New Mandala also runs a successful book review series.
Indonesia’s New Criminal Code Turns Representatives Into Rulers
Ian Murphy
Ian Murphy is the CEO and founder of Indo-Pacific Strategy Consulting, a geopolitical consulting company that helps business leaders understand strategic challenges in Taiwan and the Indo-Pacific.
Overall Defense Concept Reshapes Taiwan’s Views on Defense Against China
CJ Sheu
CJ Sheu, an Assistant Professor of Applied English at Ming Chuan University, is a Rotten Tomatoes-approved, Taipei-based film critic for The News Lens.
‘The Thieves’ Is a Next-Level Heist Film
Roy Ngerng
Roy Ngerng (鄞義林) writes on social issues and equality. He was named a Human Rights Defender by the United Nations and believes that human rights and social justice will enable fairer, happier, and more compassionate societies.
The DPP Lost Because Taiwanese Livelihoods Have Not Improved