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 […]

Job opening: Digital journalist for BBC in Singapore

Posted by on Jun 4, 2015 in Jobs, Singapore | No Comments

The BBC News bureau in Singapore, home to our Asia online news desk, is also a broadcast hub for BBC World News television producing the live daily news programmes Newsday and Asia Business Report. The newsroom has an opportunity for a Digital Journalist to work from the Singapore bureau on a fixed term contract for 12 […]

AAJA-Singapore learns the value of using Google’s tools for reporting

Posted by on Apr 4, 2015 in Events, News, Singapore | No Comments

For a journalist in the digital age, sifting through copious amount of online data is an unavoidable part of the job. But it doesn’t always have to be the most tedious part of filing your story. Google can help! One of the world’s most popular search engines provides extra tools streamlined for the media. The […]

Seminar: How to harness Google effectively for your reporting

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in Events, Singapore | No Comments

March 21, 2015 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Google, 8 Marina View, Asia Square Tower 1, Singapore 018960 Need sources for a breaking news story? Looking for a trend story? Wondering how to build an online profile? Join us for a workshop conducted by Google, in collaboration with AAJA-Asia (Singapore), on how you can effectively […]

AAJA-Asia Uplink: Lessons from the field

Posted by on Nov 4, 2014 in Elsewhere, Events, Hong Kong, Seoul, Singapore, Tokyo | 3 Comments

AAJA-Asia will be hosting its first ever multi-city online journalism event on Nov. 29. Two panels with several top speakers and experienced journalists from across Asia will meet, in person and online, to talk shop. Find out where people are meeting in your city and come join the discussion! LOCATIONS Tokyo — Waseda University (1-104 Totsukamachi, Shinjuku. […]

AAJA members speaking at Digital Journalism World Conference in Singapore

Posted by on Oct 4, 2013 in Events | No Comments

AAJA National President Paul Cheung and AAJA-Asia President Ramy Inocencio are among the speakers at this year’s first annual Digital Journalism World Conference in Singapore. Paul is the global interactive editor for the Associated Press, and Ramy is a senior producer at Wall Street Journal Digital. AAJA member in Thailand Asha Philips, Asia Pacific bureau chief at Storyful, is […]

Apply for the Asia Journalism Fellowship in Singapore

Posted by on Sep 26, 2013 in Fellowship | No Comments

The Asia Journalism Fellowship is open for applications now until October 25. The fellowship brings around 15 journalists from across Asia to Singapore for three months, March 17 to June 6 in 2014. Supported by Temasek Foundation and Nanyang Technological University, AJF fully sponsors fellow’s participation. Fellows are based at NTU’s Wee Kim Wee School […]

Career workshop in Singapore hosted by Jane Horan

Posted by on May 28, 2013 in Events | No Comments

Jane Horan, who spoke at a leadership seminar at the New.Now.Next Media Conference at the University of Hong Kong on May 25, is holding a workshop in Singapore on June 6. The workshop is based on her research with women combined with creative thinking and practical tips.   The working world has changed, its accelerated and […]

Job opening: Asia editor for Reuter's FX Buzz in Singapore

Posted by on Jun 2, 2012 in Jobs | No Comments

Reuters is looking for a market editor to oversee FX Buzz, a new market intelligence and analysis service. FX is at the heart of the Thomson Reuters financial desktop franchise. FX Buzz focuses on giving real-time market flows, chart technicals, rumors and commentary along with original graphics. More details here

Job opening: Energy reporter for ICIS in Singapore

Posted by on May 14, 2012 in Jobs | No Comments

The global publication ICIS is looking for a Japanese-speaking reporter to cover LNG based in Singapore. A reporter based in Tokyo may also be considered.