Announcing AAJA-Asia’s New President

We are excited to announce our new president, K. Oanh Ha! We received 45 votes from current members under our chapter. This was the most number of votes we saw in recent elections, and we would like to thank everyone for participating in this important process. We would like to also thank Elaine Ramirez and […]

Re-cap of “Verify your news in a digital Age” weekend chatter

Posted by on Nov 6, 2017 in Bangkok, Elsewhere, Events, Singapore | No Comments
Re-cap of “Verify your news in a digital Age” weekend chatter

The following post is written by our AAJA Asia member, Yunita Ong.  Even as new-age digital tools emerge, the media industry mustn’t forget the value of good old-fashioned breaking news reporting in combating the threat of fake news. That was a key takeaway at “Verify Your News in a Digital Age,” a panel organized by AAJA-Asia […]

Get involved: Join N3Con’s 2018 team now!

Posted by on Jun 29, 2017 in Beijing, Elsewhere, Hong Kong, N3Con, Seoul, Singapore, Tokyo | No Comments
Get involved: Join N3Con’s 2018 team now!

If you went to N3Con 2017 in Hong Kong last month, you probably left feeling educated, energized and with a lot of new friends in the media industry. It takes a lot of work to pull off a conference like that, and we want next year’s to be even better.     The N3Con planning […]

we want YOU for AAJA-Asia Election 2016!

Dear members,   ONE MORE WEEK TO GO BEFORE SUBMISSION OF CANDIDACY LETTERS CLOSES.  It’s election season again! Now is the time for you to step up and help lead our 200-strong chapter into an amazing 2017. We have these positions coming open, which will begin January 1, 2017 and last for a term of two years:   President, AAJA-Asia […]

Happy Hour at #AAJA16 in Las Vegas

Posted by on Aug 7, 2016 in Elsewhere, Events | No Comments
Happy Hour at #AAJA16 in Las Vegas

Calling all Asia chapter members and friends attending the 26th AAJA national convention, we are hosting a meetup and here are the details: WHEN: Thursday Aug. 11 6:00pm – 8:00pm WHERE: FIZZ at Caesars Palace Please indicate your interest to attend by clicking “Going” on this Facebook event.

Submit YOUR job postings

AAJA’s Asia chapter is one of the largest within the international association and also has one of the largest networks of English-speaking journalists globally. Chapter members are based around the Asia Pacific region, from Japan to Nepal and range from university students to industry veterans. To submit your job posting to AAJA’s Asia chapter, email […]

Bloomberg BNA seeks correspondents in Asia

Posted by on Jul 21, 2015 in Beijing, Elsewhere, Jobs, Singapore, Tokyo | No Comments

Bloomberg BNA, a subsidiary of Bloomberg producing legal and business information, seeks multiple correspondents to cover regulatory, legal and business news of interest to multinational firms. Desired locations include Beijing, The Netherlands or Benelux region, New Delhi, Singapore or Kuala Lumpur, and Tokyo. Applicants must have several years reporting experience working on daily deadlines for […]

Apply for a Financial Reporting Award

Posted by on Jul 12, 2015 in Awards, Elsewhere | No Comments

The National Endowment for Financial Education, a nonprofit organization based in Denver, is teaming up with RTDNA to honor journalists who have done great personal finance reporting. The application is now open. Winners will receive a $1,000 prize, a trip to Orlando, Florida and present his or her work on the Excellence in Journalism Convention. We […]

Apply for an AAJA-Asia travel stipend to the national convention in SF!

Posted by on Jul 7, 2015 in Awards, Elsewhere | No Comments
Apply for an AAJA-Asia travel stipend to the national convention in SF!

We are pleased to announce the AAJA-Asia Professional Development Travel Stipend Program, which will award US$500 to one chapter member to be used toward attending the AAJA National Convention in San Francisco. The deadline to apply is Sunday, July 12, midnight Hong Kong time (GMT+8). All Asia chapter members including board members are welcome to apply. Hundreds […]

A note on the devastating Nepal earthquake

Posted by on Apr 28, 2015 in Elsewhere, News | No Comments

The devastation in Nepal is unbelievable.  And we have some in our AAJA-Asia Chapter family in the midst of the tragedy.  We are able to account for the safety on some, but with the death toll climbing, and conditions worsening, we fear for those +9,000 injured and thousands still missing. For those who want to […]