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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Nov 23, 2017

RT @rob_schmitz: Incredibly disturbing, if true: Beijing parents accuse kindergarten of drugging their children w/shots & pills, sex…

Nov 22, 2017

RT @GeniusWu: Rosneft investor with a pending deal in the U.S. plus links to an ongoing U.S. corruption case buying an American c…

Nov 22, 2017

Foreigner embarrasses everyone by wearing qipao  http://chinadailyshow.com/foreigner-embarrasses-everyone-by-wearing-qipao/  via @chinadailyshow "Also Doug will only converse in Chinese. And Doug can’t really speak Chinese."

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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?