ASEAN AND THE MEDIA: SHORTCOMINGS IN REGIONAL PRESS REPORTING “Where are the facts?” by Rodolfo C. Severino Secretary-General of ASEAN

(This article appeared in Asian Media Report, January 1999) For several reasons, ASEAN as ASEAN has never received much press attention in most of the 31 years of its existence. But, in the good old days of rapid economic growth rates of 7-8 per cent a year and effective action on such high-profile issues as [...]