Korea Daily, News Report, Posted: Apr 30, 2012
Lady Gaga kicked off her “Born This Way Ball” world tour in Seoul Friday, despite a ban on those under 18 and protests from Christian groups.
Korea Times, News Report, Posted: Apr 30, 2012
Four South Korean fishing inspectors were wounded in a scuffle with ax-wielding Chinese fishermen Monday.
Korea Daily, News Report, Posted: Apr 29, 2012
A report in the Korea Daily notes much of mainstream media’s coverage of the anniversary of the Los Angeles riots has ignored the Korean community.
Nguoi Viet, News Report, Posted: Apr 28, 2012
“We need to put Viet Nam on notice that it cannot continue to violate human rights and expect preferred trade relations with the United States,” Lofgren said. “The FREE Viet Nam Act gives us the tools we need to not only send the right message to Viet Nam, but also to take action against Viet Nam for their continuous human rights violations.”
New America Media, Op-ed, Posted: Apr 27, 2012
Twenty years later, despite some progress, the factors behind the LA Riots remain.
Diacritics, News Report, Posted: Apr 27, 2012
The song “Viet Nam Toi Dau (Where Is My Vietnam)?” raises the issues of the Chinese invasion and the islands of Paracel and Spratley. Viet Khang sings about all of the embarrassing concessions that the Vietnamese government has made to China, and asks when it all went so wrong.
Korea Times, News Report, Posted: Apr 25, 2012
Following the first case of mad cow disease in the United States in five years, the Korean government decided Wednesday to intensify inspections of U.S. beef.
New America Media, Op-ed, Posted: Apr 24, 2012
Last year, a rash of politically motivated laws made it harder for people to vote. Now, the Voting Rights Act itself is under attack.
Nguoi Viet, News Report, Posted: Apr 23, 2012
Chau, who teaches at the University of Chicago, won the Fields Medal in 2010. That is the mathematics version of the Nobel Prize.
Rafu Shimpo, News Report, Posted: Apr 23, 2012
Small business owner Jay Chen, a candidate for Congress, announced Tuesday that former U.S. Secretary of Transportation Norman Y. Mineta and his leadership PAC, America’s Opportunity Fund, are backing Chen’s election efforts.
Korea Times, News Report, Posted: Apr 20, 2012
Rumors are swirling in South Korea around the possible marriage of a retired admiral’s son to the daughter of Russia's president-elect.
Filamstar.net, News Report, Posted: Apr 20, 2012
Filipino caregiver research project will gather data on working conditions for caregivers in the SF Bay Area.
Korea Daily, News Report, Posted: Apr 19, 2012
A U.S. lawmaker has formally requested the Obama administration examine reports of possible missile cooperation between North Korea and China.
Korea Daily, News Report, Posted: Apr 18, 2012
Police said a middle school boy, thought to have been bullied by his classmates, jumped to his death from a 20-story apartment building.
Nguoi Viet, News Report, Posted: Apr 18, 2012
Google and Facebook may have to open offices in Viet Nam to provide their services for locals.
INQUIRER.net, News Report, Posted: Apr 17, 2012
China has asked all Philippine vessels to leave "Panatag" (Scarborough) Shoal immediately. The shoal is located in the South China Sea but is not part of the disputed Spratlys Islands.
China Daily, News Report, Posted: Apr 16, 2012
China on Monday urged a Philippine archaeological ship to immediately leave the waters of Huangyan Island in the South China Sea.
Korea Times, News Report, Posted: Apr 16, 2012
The World Bank chose Korean-born physician Jim Yong Kim as its new president on Monday.
Bolsavik.come, News Report, Posted: Apr 16, 2012
The complaint involves BP’s Vessels of Opportunity (V.o.O.) program, which hires local fishing boats to join the cleanup. It was part of BP’s efforts to mitigate the losses suffered by fishermen who were grounded by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Koream Journal, News Report, Posted: Apr 16, 2012
Kim will offer weekly lectures at the Ministry of Justice’ s Legal Research and Training Institute.
China Daily, News Report, Posted: Apr 13, 2012
China called on all sides to keep in contact in the wake of the failed satellite launch by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).
GMANews.TV, News Report, Posted: Apr 13, 2012
A Filipina, who is a naturalized Korean citizen, won a seat for proportional representation at the 19th Korean National Assembly, becoming the first Korean parliamentarian from the growing immigrant Korean community.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Apr 13, 2012
Chinese parents say the controversial figure at the center of an Oakland charter school is the reason for its success.
Korea Times, News Report, Posted: Apr 12, 2012
South Korea went to the polls Wednesday. And while overseas Koreans were allowed to vote for the first time, only 2 percent actually did.
Korea Daily, News Report, Posted: Apr 12, 2012
An Atlanta-based lawyer shot and killed her Korean husband Tuesday night in a parking lot outside the legal offices of where the two worked.
Korea Times, News Report, Posted: Apr 11, 2012
A Korean Air Boeing 777 was forced to make an emergency landing in western Canada shortly after takeoff Tuesday.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Apr 11, 2012
San Francisco cyclists have gone from messenger to commuter, reflecting a deeper shift within the city.
Pacific Citizen, News Report, Posted: Apr 11, 2012
George Zimmerman (left) fatally shot Trayvon Martin on Feb. 26. There are still no arrests in the case that has sparked outrage across the nation.
New America Media, Profile, Posted: Apr 11, 2012
“We have contests and instead of giving away tickets to a ball game or a color TV, we’ll give a pig away,” said Tony Donato, the station’s general operations manager.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Apr 10, 2012
For Uncle Joe, a deportee, someone raised thoroughly American, but who is now an exile in his homeland, home has become a complicated concept.
Nguoi Viet, News Report, Posted: Apr 09, 2012
A pair of businessmen from Viet Nam bought the town of Buford, Wyo., today at auction with a $900,000 bid, according to media reports.
Inquirer.net, News Report, Posted: Apr 09, 2012
The Philippines is among the least rude countries for foreign tourists, a survey by a leading European travel site showed.
Pacific Citizen, News Report, Posted: Apr 09, 2012
Asian Pacific Americans represent 2.8 percent of the total reported HIV/AIDS cases in California, but one in three APAs living with HIV doesn’t know it.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Apr 09, 2012
Signs of opening in Myanmar are being greeted with hope and caution by members of the Burmese diaspora in the Bay Area.
Campaign for College Opportunity, Profile, Posted: Apr 08, 2012
One student in San Francisco shares her survival tips for thriving and surviving on today’s community college campus.
GMA News, News Report, Posted: Apr 05, 2012
Among the seven victims in the Oakland school shooting is Filipina Kathleen Ping, who leaves behind a 4-year old son.
New America Media, News Analysis, Posted: Apr 05, 2012
The states that moved to crack down on immigrants last year were the same states that enacted new restrictions on abortion.
Inquirer.net, News Report, Posted: Apr 04, 2012
A White House ceremony will honor a Filipino American woman as a “Champion of Change” for starting a crusade to help the youth when her own daughter got involved in drugs.
China Dialogue, News Report, Posted: Apr 03, 2012
China is Myanmar's largest investor and trading partner. How will democratization in the Southeast Asian nation impact the relationship?
New America Media, News Report, Posted: Apr 03, 2012
Korean Americans say the shooting that killed seven at a private Christian university in Oakland highlights deeper problems in the community.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: Apr 03, 2012
One commentator writes about what drives inarticulate immigrants -- often cultural misfits -- to turn to gun violence.
Viễn Đông/New America Media, News Report, Posted: Apr 03, 2012
More older Vietnamese Americans in Southern California are seeking professional help for depression, and some find solace in their traditions.
New America Media/Viễn Đông , News Feature, Posted: Apr 01, 2012
The murder-suicide of a young Vietnamese American last year spotlighted high depression levels among Asian youth. Experts say their parents need to listen.
China Daily, News Report, Posted: Apr 01, 2012
The booming market for aircrafts in China could be the best way to bring more manufacturing jobs back to the United States.