Emma Richards

Emma Richards is a full-time writer for Asian Correspondent. Originally from the UK, she has spent much of her life living in Southeast Asia contributing to news and travel publications. Her background is in urban development and homelessness in developing nations.

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Could the Huawei arrest threaten Trump’s trade truce?

THE arrest of one of the world’s biggest tech top executives is certainly newsworthy in itself and has understandably grabbed headlines across the globe. But the extradition request for Huawei’s...

Wage transparency works: Tackling the gender pay gap

THE gender pay gap has rightly been in the spotlight over the last couple of years as governments and business attempt to tackle the injustice that is still rife throughout...

Can free public transport ever work?

CLIMATE change has rightly been in the news a lot recently. Warnings from the world’s leading scientists are becoming more alarming and the time left to save ourselves is rapidly...

Bali’s architectural dilemma: Tradition vs progress

THE Indonesian island of Bali is a tourist island. Yes, there are of course local people living there but their livelihoods are predominantly powered by the huge inflow of visitors...