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Liza Lin

Shanghai, China
Technology Reporter — The Wall Street Journal
Covers:  The dynamics and competition between China's internet giants, Chinese startups and venture capital.

Reporter for the WSJ China team covering Alibaba and tech startups in China. Cookie-lover. Travel junkie. Write anytime:

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Reporter with 9 years of experience across Asia, with a strong focus on China and South East Asia, coupled with diverse skills and experiences across economic, political and financial fields. Liza studied journalism in Singapore's Nanyang Technological University and finished a Masters degree in ...

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@Liz_in_Shanghai — 935 followers, 519 tweets

Nov 23, 2017

Trump’s met his match in immaturity: Donald Trump's LaVar Ball tweets cross a line — even for him @CNNPolitics 

Nov 23, 2017

@ProfGillis .. and who subsequently sold packets of these nude pictures of the college students for less than $5!

Nov 22, 2017

I was told the story of a Chinese online micro lender that requested your phonebook access when you took a loan. if you failed to pay, they would shoot a message to everyone on your phone book.

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What does it mean to be a journalist?

Telling the untold stories and connecting the dots globally by informing someone sitting halfway across the world what it means to them.

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?

I was the sports editor for my college newspaper. I've always been keen on sports, but somehow found my way into business and general news.

What advice can you offer to aspiring journalists?

Push the envelope. Nobody said it was going to be easy but the payoff is gold.