Asian Correspondent Staff

News and views from Asian Correspondent's in-house reporters and editors.

Follow Asian Correspondent Staff

Cambodian charity wins UK education award on world disability day

The Cambodian charity Krousar Thmey (New Family) has won the 2013 Impact Award for Education in the Asia-Pacific region on International Day of People with Disabilities. Krousar Thmey works with underprivileged...

Eyewitness typhoon footage shows house being swept away [VIDEO]

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rS0gv4Xbw7wVideo can’t be loaded: Eyewitness footage of Typhoon Haiyan washing house away (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rS0gv4Xbw7w) This video uploaded to Plan International’s YouTube channel shows the shocking destruction of the storm surges that...

Asia plays waiting game for PlayStation 4 release

As gamers in the US and Canada wait with bated breath for Friday’s release of the long awaited PlayStation 4 console, their Asian counterparts must wait another month before it...

VIDEO: Cambodia’s brutal protest crackdown

The below video montage uploaded to YouTube exposes the vicious brutality of Tuesday’s crackdown on protesting garment factory workers outside Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Police fired live ammunition during the clashes ,...

China: Beluga whale bullies toddler (VIDEO)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qV-YjzYcPTwVideo can’t be loaded: 与海豚亲密接触 (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qV-YjzYcPTw) This super cute clip from China has been going a bit viral this week. It’s difficult to tell if the beluga whale is being...