Media on Globe

on

This just in from Media.
clipped from www.brandrepublic.asia

English-language newspaper to launch in Indonesia


by Asiya Bakht
26-Aug-08, 16:30



JAKARTA – Lippo Group, one of Indonesia’s largest conglomerates, is to launch an English-language daily newspaper called The Jakarta Globe.


To be rolled out in the next two months, the paper will target Indonesians and expatriates and will also have an online version.



The newspaper’s editorial team will be headed by deputy editor Bhimanto Suwastoyo, who has spent 23 years with AFP. The editorial team also includes Ahmad Pathoni, who has joined as news editor, and A Lin Neumann (pictured), who takes on the role of senior editorial consultant. Pathoni has previously worked in senior positions for both AFP and Reuters in Indonesia, while Neumann was the former executive editor of the Hong Kong Standard and editor in chief of the JoongAng Daily in South Korea.
  blog it

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s