Asia House selected press coverage

Australian Trade Minister Steven Ciobo gave his only public speech whilst in the UK at Asia House in September. See below for a selection of coverage:

London Evening Standard


Daily Mail

Daily Express

Sydney Morning Herald 

An exclusive interview with Nazir Razak published on the Asia House website, which focused on his views on Brexit, was picked up and carried across Asian and financial media. See below for coverage highlights:

Malay Mail Online 

BH Online

The Star Online

Astro Awani

The hugely popular Asia House Fair took place at Asia House from 3 – 6 March 2016. Read some of the coverage below:

The Debrief 

Daily Telegraph

Time Out 

Get West London

Emerald Street (see below)


The Asia House Film Festival took place from 22 February – 5 March 2016. Read and watch some of the press coverage that previewed and explained the Festival in more detail:

MONCOLE 24 Radio: The Daily

Huck Magazine

Red Bull Magazine

Fubar Radio

Reuters: TRT World


Guardian Guide

guardian fuide

Time Out

time out

Eastern Eye

eastern eye

The 7th annual World Chinese Economic Summit, for which Asia House was the UK Secretariat, took place in London from 10 – 11 November 2015. Read some of the coverage below:


Global Post 

Suara Pembaruan



Antara News

My Metro


Asia House Literature Festival Manager Jemimah Steinfeld wrote for the Daily Telegraph on the abolishon of China’s One-Child Policy. Read her article here.

Asia House Chief Executive Michael Lawrence met with delegates from Tibet during their four-day visit to the UK. Read more about the trip here.

Nazir Razak, Chairman of CIMB Group, won the Asia House Asian Business Leaders Award in 2015. Here is a selection of articles announcing his win.

The Malaysian Star

The Malaysian Reserve

The Malaysian Sun


The Malaysian Insider 

Free Malaysia Today

Malaysia Kini


Sinar Online 



Utusan Online

Nikkei Asian Review

My Metro

UK Business Secretary Sajid Javid was the keynote speaker at the UK-ASEAN Dialogue conference which took place at Asia House on 13 October. Read Economia’s coverage of the speech here.

Lord Mandelson also spoke during the UK-ASEAN Dialogue. Read EurActiv’s coverage of his speech here.

During Frieze week, we held an exhibition called Ricochet which explored the practice of five Emerging Artists from Saudi Arabia. Read some of the coverage below:


Pakistan’s accomplished photography artist Ghulam Rasool exhibited his photographs of some of Pakistan’s most hidden natural landscapes at an exhibition this summer. See an example of one of his images on the Daily Telegraph here.

The first ever Asia House Fortnight of Film took place in August this year and was mentioned as part of a wider article on the emerging East Asian arts scene in London published on Londonist. Read the article here.

On Wednesday 29 July Mamata Banerjee, the current and 8th Chief Minister of West Bengal, briefed Asia House corporate members. Read some of the stories published regarding her visit below.

Times of India

DNA India

Korean dancers Yong Min Cho and Jaehyun An re-created a day in the Temple at Asia House. Read about it on Londonist here.

North Korean defector Hyeonseo Lee spoke launched her memoir The Girl with Seven Names at Asia House. Read some of the articles covering her book, and the launch, below.



The Seoul Times

The Toronto Sun

The Japan Times

The Gospel Herald

The Taipei Times

Shoreline Beacon 


HE Mr Sommai Phasee, Thailand’s Minister of Finance, visited Asia House to give a speech on the outlook of the Thai economy. Read below for media coverage of his speech.


S! Money


HE Saikhanbileg Chimed, the Prime Minister of Mongolia, spoke at a conference at Asia House. Click below to see some of the stories that have been written about his visit.

Info Mongolia

Government of Mongolia website

Gregory L. Domingo, Philippine Secretary of Trade and Industry, spoke at an Asia House conference The Philippines: Asia’s Bright Spot. See The Philippine Star’s coverage of his keynote remarks here.

Click on the links below to read, watch or listen to some of the stories that have been written about our Asia House Bagri Foundation Literature Festival 2015.

Hindustan Times

Huffington Post

Resonance Radio

The Asian Writer

Asian Culture Vulture

Emily’s Books Blog

Asian Culture Vulture

Reading Matters

Arise TV

Outlook India

Jusuf Kalla, Vice President of Indonesia, visited Asia House on Thursday 14 May. Read a selection of coverage following his speech at Asia House below.

The Jakarta Post

CNN Indonesia

BBC Indonesia

Tribune News

Photographer and cultural anthropologist Jo Farrell spoke at Asia House about her long-term project Living History: Bound Feet Women of China. Read some of the stories written about her project below.

The Guardian

Literature Festival Manager Jemimah Steinfeld writes for the Daily Telegraph

Slate Magazine 

Click on the links below to read, watch or listen to some of the stories that have been written about our Asia House 2015 Film Festival.

BBC World Service – Outlook

Arise News 

Empire Magazine

The Guardian






The Prosecco Diaries 

Eastern Kicks

Film News 

SciFi Now

Epping Forest Guardian

For more information on the Asia House Film Festival 2015 click here.