Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung - Media Programme Asia http://www.kas.de/medien-asien/en/ webfriend.de en Press freedom and media regulation in Cambodia http://www.media-update.org/blog/press-freedom-and-media-regulation-in-cambodia/ The KAS Office in Cambodia has conducted a study on analyses the current situation of the media in Cambodia. Wed, 06 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2015-05-06:meldung:47129 World Press Freedom Day To mark World Press Freedom Day (May 3), we've assessed Asia-Pacific's latest media situation. Sun, 03 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2015-05-03:meldung:47130 World Press Freedom Day http://www.media-update.org/blog/world-press-freedom-day-needed-a-safe-environment-for-journalists/ To mark World Press Freedom Day (May 3), we've assessed Asia-Pacific's latest media situation. Sun, 03 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2015-05-03:meldung:46601 Nepal's quake http://www.media-update.org/blog/how-does-the-media-respond-to-nepals-quake/ How did Asia's media respond to the recent earthquake in Nepal that affected nearly eight million people? Find out in the latest APMU feature. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2015-04-29:meldung:46524 Updated Country Reports Online http://www.media-update.org/blog/updated-reports/ Check out our latest country reports on China, Fiji, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia and Japan. In the coming weeks, we will be releasing additional updated reports for the rest of Asia-Pacific. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2015-04-17:meldung:46341 The Bangladesh battle http://www.media-update.org/blog/the-bangladesh-battle/ Over the span of just two months, two bloggers have been killed in Bangladesh. Where does that leave the country? Find answers in the latest article on the Asia-Pacific Media Update. Thu, 02 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 tag:kas.de,2015-04-02:meldung:46197 Bhutan’s crumbling media http://www.media-update.org/blog/bhutans-crumbling-media/ Once a pluralistic media landscape, only a few media outlets in Bhutan survived. Find out more in the latest APMU article. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2015-03-13:meldung:45876 50 Years of Singapore Today we hosted a luncheon event on 50 Years of Democratic Development in Singapore. Amongst others Dr. Beatrice Gorawantschy, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung's Asia-Pacific Head, and Charles Chong, Deputy Speaker and Member of Singapore's Parliament, were present. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2015-03-05:meldung:45786 Press freedom loses ground across Asia http://www.media-update.org/blog/press-freedom-loses-ground-across-asia/ The latest Reporters Without Borders (RSF) World Press Freedom Index noted a drastic decline in freedom of information in 2014. 21 out of 27 countries in Asia did not even make it among the first hundred, 22 saw their evaluation drop from the year before. Read all about it here. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2015-02-26:meldung:45674 China’s new real-name registration campaign http://www.media-update.org/blog/chinas-new-real-name-registration-campaign/ The Chinese government recently decided to tighten its already draconian internet regulations. From March 1 onwards, internet users are required to register with their real names. Read our new article on the Asia-Pacific Media Update. Fri, 13 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0100 tag:kas.de,2015-02-13:meldung:45547