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Hong Kong Drinks With Bloomberg News

We’ve got an awesome Bloomberg trifecta in Hong Kong this Thursday, Oct. 23. Members and nonmembers are welcome! You need to join us for drinks and meet these key editors and reporters in Asia-Pacific: Dave Merritt, Asia-Pacific Executive Editor. Follow: @davidmmerritt Oanh Ha, Vietnam Bureau Chief, AAJA member. Follow: @oanhha Angie Lau, Lead Asia-Pacific Anchor …

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Occupy Hong Kong Deconstructed: A live discussion

Umbrellas defending from tear gas. Songs of freedom echoing in rainstorms. Tent cities springing up.  Smartphone lights dancing in the air. These are the sights and sounds of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests that have gripped this city for more than half a month. Media coverage has come fast and furious but how fair and how …

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AAJA visitor in Hong Kong, for TEDx and film screening

Theresa Loong, an AAJA member from the U.S., will be in Hong Kong with her documentary, “Every Day Is a Holiday.” It’s showing at the Asia Society Hong Kong Center on Aug. 21, and Theresa will be speaking at TEDxWanChai on Aug. 23. “Every Day Is a Holiday”: Growing up in suburban New Jersey, filmmaker Theresa …

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Table for 12 in Hong Kong: HKJA’s Sham Yee-lan and Shirley Yam

For our next Table for 12 dinner this Friday, April 4, we’ve lined up an exclusive, AAJA members-only event with veteran journalists Sham Yee-lan and Shirley Yam. As chair and vice-chair of the Hong Kong Journalists’ Association, they are prominent leaders of a growing movement in support of freedom of the press and an end to violent attacks on members of …

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Table for 12 in Hong Kong: Francis Moriarty of RTHK and FCC press freedom chair

For the next Table for 12 dinner for AAJA members only in Hong Kong, we’ve lined up an exclusive talk with Francis Moriarty, RTHK’s lead political reporter and the FCC’s press freedom chair. Responsible for reporting, analysis and commentary on all branches of government, he was RTHK’s lead reporter covering the 1997 transfer of sovereignty, …

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