Articles by JMSC authors

2017

11 August – Quartz: China is investigating its internet giants over failures to police content—and sending a warning, by Echo Huang (MJ, 2016)

4 August – Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication: The Relationship Between Cyberbalkanization and Opinion Polarization: Time-Series Analysis on Facebook Pages and Opinion Polls During the Hong Kong Occupy Movement and the Associated Debate on Political Reform, co-written by Chung-hon Chan (JMSC Ph.D. candidate) and King-wa Fu

3 August – TIME.com: Lawyer Accuses China of ‘Enforced Disappearance’ of Deceased Nobel Laureate’s Widow, by Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

2 August – Quartz: In China, a pioneering transgender movie made by teens is trying to skirt censorship, co-written by Zheping Huang (MJ, 2014)

31 July – Quartz: Chinese fishermen are destroying the ocean floor catching “trash fish” no one even eats, by Echo Huang (MJ, 2016)

28 July  – South China Morning Post: Is the new financial information swapping scheme a ticking bomb for China’s richest?, by Jane Li (MJ, 2014)

28 July – Quartz: China’s smash-hit mobile game is coming to the US without many of its Chinese elements, by Zheping Huang (MJ, 2014)

26 July – Policy & Internet: How Social Media Construct “Truth” Around Crisis Events: Weibo’s Rumor Management Strategies After the 2015 Tianjin Blasts, co-written by Chung-hon Chan (JMSC Ph.D. candidate) and King-wa Fu

26 July – The News Lens: From Hong Kong to Italy and Back: Heidi Li Sings Her Multicultural Journey, by Marta Colombo (MJ, 2017)

24 July – Quartz: China’s female soldiers fly fighter jets, but its state media would rather focus on their dancing skills, by Zheping Huang (MJ, 2014)

20 July – The News Lens: Zunzi’s Hong Kong: Leading Political Cartoonist Looks Back, by Chun Robert Qiao (MJ, 2017)

20 July – Quartz: Chinese researchers are figuring out how to make dumplings, noodles and stir-fries in space, by Echo Huang (MJ, 2016)

15 July – Medium: The Biodiversity of Asia’s ‘World City, by Jonas Thomas Kelsch (MJ, 2017)

14 July – TIME.com: Four More Hong Kong Lawmakers Ousted In a Blow to Democratic Hopes, by Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

12 July – The Wall Street Journal: Race for Self-Driving Cars Gears Up in China, by Eva Tam (MJ, 2012)

12 July – Croucher Foundation News: Mixing science with consultancy: promoting innovation and technology, by Sonia Awale (MJ, 2016)

7-13 July – Nepali Times: Taking the lead on lead, by Sonia Awale (MJ, 2016)

6 July – South China Morning Post: Hong Kong needs a world-class concert hall, not more museums, by Vivienne Chow

5 July – Variety: Russia’s Riki Group, Hong Kong’s Fun Union to Co-Produce ‘Krash and Hehe’ for Chinese TV, by Vivienne Chow

5 July – Variety: Chinese Court Seizes Millions in Assets of LeEco Founder as Company’s Troubles Grow, by Vivienne Chow

4 July – The Interpreter: China and Hong Kong: ‘One country above all’, by Vivienne Chow

3 July – Quartz: Once an Asian aviation pioneer, Cathay Pacific is now struggling to leave behind its past, by Echo Huang (MJ, 2016)

2 July – South China Morning Post: Why Hong Kong was glad to se the back of ‘white coolies’, by Keith B. Richburg

1 July – TIME.com: Xi Jinping Warns Hong Kong on Separatism as Marchers Call for Greater Autonomy, by Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

1 July – South China Morning Post: How Hong Kong handover blinded media to story of the decade, Keith B. Richburg

1 July – South China Morning Post: Annual July 1 pro-democracy march in Hong Kong draws record low turnout: police, co-written by Jane Li (MJ, 2014)

1 July – Eco-Business: Can Carrie Lam make Hong Kong a green hub?, by Marianne Bray

30 June – TIME.com: Xi Jinping Inspects Hong Kong Garrison as Police Warn Separatists Not to Stage Rally, by Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

30 June – South China Morning Post: Will Hong Kong be a speculator’s paradise with soaring property prices or blessed location? Five feng shui masters reveal future, co-written by Jane Li (MJ, 2014)

30 June – The Wall Street Journal: U.A.E.’s Ambassador to U.S. Linked to 1MDB Scandal, co-written by Tom Wright

29 June – South China Morning Post: Class of ’97: As HKU student union president, Wong Ching-tak has to be careful tackling political issues, by Jane Li (MJ, 2014)

28 June – Quartz: On June 31, 1997, Hong Kong had a taste of independence for just one day, by Vivienne Chow

25 June – South China Morning Post: New Hong Kong water park poses threat to local egrets, birdwatchers warn, by Jane Li (MJ, 2014)

23 June – The Washington Post: Hong Kong was supposed to liberalize China. How did the opposite happen?, by Keith B. Richburg

23 June – South China Morning Post: ‘I prayed for the flags to unfurl properly,’ recalls event producer at Hong Kong’s handover ceremony, by Jane Li (MJ, 2014)

21 June – Poynter: A new fact-checking coalition is launching in Japan, by Masato Kajimoto

16 June – South China Morning Post: Angry Hong Kong green groups call for official action as more egrets die from tree pruning, by Jane Li (MJ, 2014)

14 June – South China Morning Post: Working hours plan cheats ordinary people, Hong Kong unionist says, but businesses warn of lay-offs, by Jane Li (MJ, 2014)

12 June – Asia Sentinel: Depression in China: Cries for Help Go Unanswered, by Jane Zhang (MJ, 2017)

12 June – The Wall Street Journal: U.S. Lawsuit Links $2.2 Billion Deal to Malaysian 1MDB Scandal, co-written by Tom Wright

12 June – South China Morning Post: Hong Kong fireworks display for 20th handover anniversary sparks controversy over use of simplified Chinese characters, by Jane Li (MJ, 2014)

10 June – Hong Kong Free Press: ‘Complementary distractions’: Hong Kong’s full-time athletes can also be full-time students, by Delia von Pflug (BJ, 2020)

9 June – Asia Sentinel: Reviving a Once-Raffish Shanghai Theme Park, by Ernest Chan (MJ, 2017)

8 June – Asia Sentinel: Sleeping With the Fishes (or the Lawn) in Hong Kong, by Deng Yang (MJ, 2017)

7 June – Medium: In brief: How Hong Kong will fare in an AI-powered economy, by Jonas Thomas Kelsch (MJ, 2017)

7 June – Medium: An evolving voice — P.K.14’s Yang Haisong talks literature, slogans and 1984, by Jonas Thomas Kelsch (MJ, 2017)

4 June – TIME.com: Tens of Thousands in Hong Kong Commemorate the 1989 Tiananmen Massacre, by Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

4 June – Variety: Vast New Wanda Studios in China Targets Big Hollywood, Domestic Productions, by Vivienne Chow

3 June – Hong Kong Free Press: Women on corporate boards: Rise to the occasion, Hong Kong!, by Petra Loho (MJ, 2015)

1 June –  Medium: Scientists ask finance boss for tips at HK climate meet, by Marianne Bray

1 June – TIME.com: Never Mind That Indonesian Village. See Photos from the Real ‘Rainbow Village’ in Taiwan, by Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

26 May-1 June – Nepali Times: In a puff of smoke, by Sonia Awale (MJ, 2016)

31 May – The Wall Street Journal: Can North Korea Survive Without China’s Support?, by Eva Tam (MJ, 2012)

26 May – The Wall Street Journal: Seven Years Without Google in China, by Eva Tam (MJ, 2012)

24 May – TIME.com: 21 People Arrested Over ‘Fake Test Data’ as Safety Scandal Hits Massive Chinese Bridge Project, by Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

19 May – CNN International: Mom donates womb to daughter in India’s first uterus transplant, by Medhavi Arora (BJ, 2016)

16 May – South China Morning Post: The Hong Kong artists on Ryuichi Sakamoto’s latest album and what it meant to them to work with the Japanese great, by Vivienne Chow

16 May – TIME.com: Plastic Trash Is Piling Up on One of the World’s Most Remote Islands, by Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

16 May – CNN International: India: Court grants 10-year-old girl right to abortion in rape case, co-written by Medhavi Arora (BJ, 2016)

15 May – TIME.com: The Refugees who Sheltered Edward Snowden in Hong Kong Have Had Their Asylum Applications Rejected, by Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

15 May – Quartz: Your guide to understanding OBOR, China’s new Silk Road plan, by Zheping Huang (MJ, 2015)

14 May – Hong Kong Free Press: Local charity brings kindness to the streets of Hong Kong, by Hillary Leung (BJ, 2017)

12-18 May – Nepali Times: It’s party time on the internet, by Sonia Awale (MJ, 2016)

11 May – TIME.com: According to Chinese Propaganda, Children Around the World Just Love Beijing’s Trade Policies, by Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

11 May – Quartz: The fight scenes behind the “authorized” biopic of Bruce Lee, by Vivienne Chow

8 May – The New York Times: Asian Stocks Greet Macron With a Rise, by Gerry Doyle

8 May – Quartz: All by myself: Chinese revolution in karaoke is making it much better for introverts, by Vivienne Chow

8 May – Asia Times Online: Fast friends: China’s media says Macron an ally for the ages, by Lin Wanxia (MJ, 2016)

8 May – Quartz: China publishes more science research with fabricated peer-review than everyone else put together, by Echo Huang (MJ, 2016)

6 May – South China Morning Post: Opinion: If only Nixon could go to China, can only Trump go to North Korea?, by Keith B. Richburg

5 May – TIME.com: Expatriate Voters Like Those in Hong Kong Could Be Decisive In the French Election, Kevin Lui (MJ, 2015)

5 May – CNN International: India launches satellite for South Asian countries, Pakistan says no thanks, by  Medhavi Arora (BJ, 2016)

3 May – The Wall Street Journal: China-Backed Plan to Prop Up Scandal-Plagued Malaysian Fund 1MDB Collapses, co-written by Tom Wright

1 May – South China Morning Post: A-mei’s 20th anniversary tour is coming to Macau – here are the five songs you need to know, by Vivienne Chow

1 May – CNN International: Arsenic-polluted water linked to cancer in India, by Medhavi Arora (BJ, 2016)

29 April – South China Morning Post: First 100 days of President Trump: like a drunk stumbling down a highway, by Keith B. Richburg

23 April – The Wall Street Journal: Malaysia’s 1MDB, Abu Dhabi State Investment Fund Reach Repayment Agreement, co-written by Tom Wright

20 April – Variety: Chinese Corruption Series ‘In the Name of the People’ Rules on TV and Online, by Vivienne Chow

14 April – The Wall Street Journal: A Wife’s Search for Her Missing Husband, by Eva Tam (MJ, 2012)

11 April – The Guardian: ‘I’m a walking corpse’ – India to help its acid attack victims, by Medhavi Arora (BJ, 2016)

11 April – Variety: Racism Allegations in United Airlines Scandal Fire Up Chinese Social Media, by Vivienne Chow

11 April  Quartz: “Ghost in the Shell” is a poem to Hong Kong as it faces the 20th anniversary of its handover to China, by Vivienne Chow

6 April – Variety: Do Young Generation Awards Contenders Hail a Hong Kong New Wave?, by Vivienne Chow

5 April  Nikkei Asian Review: North Korea looms over Xi-Trump summitby Keith B. Richburg

4 April – The Interpreter: Lam’s election a jolt back to reality for Hong Kong, by Vivienne Chow

4 April – Vice: Foreign Domestic Worker Abuse Is Rampant in Hong Kong, by Justin Heifetz (MJ, 2011)

3 April  Artsy: Hong Kong’s New Chief Executive Could Reshape the City’s Arts Scene, by Vivienne Chow

28 March – The Wall Street Journal: The Killing of Kim Jong Nam: Malaysia Probes Firm for North Korea Sanctions Violations, co-written by Tom Wright

26 March  Nikkei Asian Review: Hong Kong’s new chief executive starts on a tightrope, by Keith B. Richburg

22 March  Nikkei Asian Review: Trump’s North Korea credibility crisis, by Keith B. Richburg

21 March  Quartz: As the 20th anniversary of the handover to China nears, Hong Kong artists meditate on space, memory, by Vivienne Chow

21 March  Artsy: The 10 Best Booths at Art Central Hong Kong, by Vivienne Chow

21 March – The Wall Street Journal: The U.S. Is Preparing to Charge Financier Jho Low in Malaysian 1MDB Scandal, co-written by Tom Wright

21 March – Hong Kong Free Press: Will this phrase represent the legacy of Chinese leader Xi Jinping?, by David Bandurski

16 March – Variety: Hong Kong’s TVB Targeting New Revenues With OTT Platform, Productions, by Vivienne Chow

16 March – South China Morning Post: Hong Kong Canto-pop duo Tat Ming Pair making headlines ahead of 30th anniversary shows, by Vivienne Chow

14 March – Variety: FilMart: Hong Kong to Build More Cinemas, by Vivienne Chow

13 March – South China Morning Post: Hong Kong shopping malls hope more arts events will boost business, by Vivienne Chow

13 March – Variety: China Should Persist With Co-Productions, Say Experts, by Vivienne Chow

13 March – Variety: FilMart: SIL-Metropole Sets Hong Kong Slate as China’s Cinema Savior, by Vivienne Chow

12 March – Hong Kong Free Press: Better transparency needed to protect privacy and free speech in cyberspace, by Benjamin Zhou

11 March – Hong Kong Free Press: A quick (QR) scan of China’s annual National People’s Congress, by David Bandurski

4 March – South China Morning Post: Trump’s media war: straight from the playbook of communist China, by Keith B. Richburg

1 March – The Wall Street Journal: Hong Kong Remakes Beer Pong: Is That So Wrong?, by Eva Tam (MJ, 2012)