Will the COVID-19 Epidemic Influence the Upcoming Elections in Singapore and New Zealand?

Singapore and New Zealand will be hosting General Elections in the next six months. New Zealand is due to go to polls in September 2020 and Singapore has confirmed elections…

Read more »

Effective Government Communication Will Beat COVID-19

An outbreak that started in January 2020 in Wuhan, capital of Hubei province in People’s Republic of China (“PRC”), has since spread across the world to become a global pandemic….

Read more »

Fake news, Fear Mongering and Panic buying: How Asia is dealing with COVID-19

Action to contain the coronavirus in Asia and the resulting social issues have drawn both praise and criticism worldwide. Asia Thinkers interview journalists and bloggers covering the impact on China,…

Read more »

The Negative Impact of Fake News in Asian Society

In Part two, Asia Thinkers looks at the negative impact of fake news in Asia, with interviews and comments from journalists in Hong Kong and Singapore on actions to control…

Read more »

The Influence of Fake News on Asian Society

Asia Thinkers interview journalists from Hong Kong and Singapore to get their opinion on the spread of fake news in Asia. According to Webwise, fake news is defined as ‘stories…

Read more »

The Urban Mobility Revolution

There has been staggering growth worldwide in the public use of Personal Mobility Devices (PMDs), especially electric bikes and electric scooters. It has been labelled ‘The Urban Mobility Revolution’. The…

Read more »

Is the International NGO Humanitarian Effort Failing?

An unprecedented level of demand from developing countries has seen INGOs become bigger alongside accusations that they are spending more and more on administration and salaries, and are also facing…

Read more »

An Interview With Colin Laltanpuia: Producer of the “Chin Up Project – Where do you see yourself in 2020?”

Colin himself is a Chin refugee who attended Limkokwing University of Creative Technology in Kuala Lumpur, graduating with a diploma in Event Production. On 13 June 2018, UNHCR Malaysia announced…

Read more »

An Interview with Billy Curryer, Operations Manager at Karen Hilltribes Trust Thailand

Asia Thinkers speaks to Operations Manager, Billy Curryer for an insight into how Karen Hilltribes Trust came to be, the unique work that they do and how readers can get…

Read more »

Do Hong Kong Youths Believe That They Have a Happy Future?

The recent United Nations’ World Happiness Report recorded ‘Hong Kong as  76th out of 156 countries and territories surveyed, down five spots from last year’s report’ – painting a rather depressing…

Read more »