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Michael Standaert

Shenzhen, China
Freelance Journalist and Special Correspondent — Bloomberg News, Freelance
Covers:  environment, data privacy, hong kong, southeast asia, intellectual property, china, trade, labor

司马天. Shenzhen, China-based writer. Bloomberg BNA. Yale360. MIT Tech Review. ImpactAlpha. Recent: muckrack.com/michael-standa Mail: standaert@protonmail.com

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I mainly cover legal and regulatory matters in China, Hong Kong and SE Asia for Bloomberg BNA and Bloomberg Environment out of Shenzhen in southern China. Other work has recently appeared in YaleEnvironment360, MIT Technology Review, Impact Alpha and South China Morning Post.

What was your first job as a journalist?

Weekend sports coverage - high school, college, some minor league baseball - for my hometown paper.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, when first learning to type.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

E-mail or phone. It is good to hear a new voice.