Manya Koetse

Interview – CCTV News World Weekly (CCTV)

Interview – CCTV News World Weekly (CCTV)

(CCTV News) – On October 1st, What’s on Weibo and myself were featured in the Chinese national weekly programme CCTV “World Weekly” (世界周刊) with a special interview about my website and interest in China.

Read More →

Read More →

Interview – China is not a Mystery (Xinhua)

Interview – China is not a Mystery (Xinhua)

(Xinhua) – Xinhua News, one of China’s biggest state newspapers, came to my home this week to talk about What’s on Weibo and views on China. Read here: http://bit.ly/2jv686w

Read More →

Read More →

Interview: Great Power Diplomacy (CCTV1 Documentary)

Interview: Great Power Diplomacy (CCTV1 Documentary)

(CCTV1) – What’s on Weibo was featured on China’s main TV channel this week in the first episode of “Great Power Diplomacy” (大国外交), a renowned state media documentary series on Chinese diplomacy and developments.

Read More →

Read More →

Challenges & Censorship on Chinese Social Media (VPRO)

Challenges & Censorship on Chinese Social Media (VPRO)

(VPRO, Dutch Radio) – Chinese counterparts to Twitter and Whatsapp are receiving more and more attention in foreign media. On Dutch Radio 1 programme ‘Bureau Buitenland,’ I discussed the challenges and censorship on Chinese social media together with Professor Globalisation Studies Jeroen de Kloet.

Read More →

Read More →

China Tells The World Bedtime Stories In Propaganda Drive (AFP)

China Tells The World Bedtime Stories In Propaganda Drive (AFP)

(Agence France-Presse) – Chinese state media are going to great lengths to tell the world about President Xi Jinping’s ambitious project to revive Silk Road trading routes with a massive multi-country infrastructure programme. AFP asked me to comment on China’s latest propaganda video. See: Daily Mail The Japan Times NDTV Hong Kong Free Press

Read More →

Read More →

Tegenwind Krijgt Chinese Vrouw Niet Klein (Volkskrant)

Tegenwind Krijgt Chinese Vrouw Niet Klein (Volkskrant)

(Volkskrant) – Brief interview for article in Dutch Volkskrant Newspaper about Chinese business women and women’s rights in China by Fokke Obbema (Jun, 2015).

Read More →

Read More →

China Online: Netspeak and Wordplay Used by Over 700 Million Chinese Internet Users

China Online: Netspeak and Wordplay Used by Over 700 Million Chinese Internet Users

China Online, a new book by translator and multilingual netizen Véronique Michel, offers an exploration into China’s rapidly changing society and its flourishing internet environment. Review of CHINA ONLINE: NETSPEAK AND WORDPLAY USED BY OVER 700 MILLION CHINESE INTERNET USERS by Veronique Michel Tuttle Publishing, 2014, 159 pages, RRP £8.99 With the largest internet population […]

Read More →

Read More →

Top