Veteran New Zealand journalist John McBeth has covered Southeast Asia for half a century – that included coups, a genocide and the downfall of dictators – for publications like the once revered and feared Far East Economic Review. He spoke with Luke Hunt of The Diplomat. Listen here.
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — As ASEAN wound up its annual meeting in Naypyidaw with the usual round of backslapping and handshakes, Thailand was again close to political implosion while Vietnam’s navy faced another Chinese incursion […]
For the past 40 years, New Zealand journalist John McBeth has been a familiar face in the media in Southeast Asia. As a reporter he earned his stripes the old-fashioned way, starting out on his […]