Asian Press Review



Narana Coissoró


Contents and publication

Matheus de Paula Costa 



For an oriental perspective of the international press - This consists of gathering daily news items exclusively from Asian newspapers. Every week the main items are selected and a synthetic review is drafted.

This project was born from a need to concentrate Asian news in one readable, synthetic document on the one hand and give an overview of Asian peoples' perspectives on their environment and the world in general, from a local, regional and international viewpoint, on the other.

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Asian Press Review Headlines

  • Friday, 21 February 2020 China

    Peking University academic He Weifang says ‘people live in distress and the government in mendacity’ because of the lack of press freedom. Legal specialist’s plea – handwritten to bypass censors – questioned why it had taken more than a month for Xi Jinping’s apparent call for disease control efforts to be reported


  • Friday, 07 February 2020 Camboja

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday reiterated that the Kingdom’s projected economic growth of 6.5 per cent will be hit hard by the Coronavirus outbreak, and not because of the EU’s partial withdrawal of the ‘Everything But Arms’ (EBA) scheme.


  • Friday, 07 February 2020 Israel

    Although there was initially greater potential for the trial to open before the March 2 elections, it eventually became clear that the court wanted the trial opening postponed until after elections.


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