Asia Editor, Reuters Breakingviews RT = interest. Portfolio: muckrack.com/pete-sweeney

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Biography

I'm a writer, editor and editorial technology specialist with over a decade of international experience. Favorite subjects include economics, markets, finance, politics, and technology, as well as entrepreneurship in developing economies.

Overseas work has including stints in Quito, Brussels, Ch...

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RT @S_Rabinovitch: Dagong, a Chinese credit rating agency with a taste for headlines, cuts US sovereign rating to just three notches above…
I remember cramming for tests on Pleco flashcards using a Palm Pilot in Harbin ten years ago. Endorsed, completely.  https://twitter.com/niubi/status/953085083472232449 
RT @MichaelWolffNYC: Since their divorce, Murdoch has been telling anybody who would listen that Wendi is a Chinese spy--and had been throughout the marriage.
RT @Breakingviews: The drop in the number of peer-to-peer lenders means fewer hands to divide a market Macquarie reckons could quadrup… https://t.co/7bJotDCocS
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What was your first job as a journalist?

First full-time journalist experience was as intern at the European Voice in Brussels. First freelance contract writing restaurant reviews.

How is social media changing news?

Social media doesn't fool people, fake news fools people.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?