My work: Chinese media expands Africa presence

Posted: January 28th, 2013 | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

China Daily at Shanghai news seller

This piece for Al Jazeera English, published on 24 January 2013, examines how the growth of China’s state media in Africa is changing journalism and perceptions of the continent. Available after the jump. Read the rest of this entry »

Chinese media’s global ambitions, on show in Libya

Posted: August 14th, 2011 | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »

As NATO continues to strike Gaddafi’s forces in Libya, behind the scenes lurks China with an altogether different show of strength. Pay attention to the microphone flags of news agencies attending this press briefing on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »