NYT International Desk Adds an Editor
Gillian Wong is joining The New York Times’ Hong Kong bureau as an Editor on the International desk. Wong has spent more than a decade reporting on China and elsewhere in Asia. She was previously the Greater China News Director for The Associated Press where she oversaw the AP’s reporting in video, text, and photos, across mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Mongolia. Prior to that, the bilingual journalist, who is fluent in Mandarin and English, was a Technology Correspondent for the WSJ. There, she covered everything from China's internet giants to its smartphone makers, government policies on the Internet, and cybersecurity issues. The 2005 Nanyang Technological University graduate began her career at the AP’s Singapore bureau. More here.