Episodes

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Julian Pettifer launches this six-part series with a visit to the Philippines and the town some claim will be Asia's next Hong Kong- US Navy base turned booming free-port, Subic Bay. Plus, as tensions mount between mainland China and Taiwan, a top Taipei journalist comments on today's first free elections in Taiwan. Producer Maria Balinska

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960323]

Unknown: Julian Pettifer

Unknown: Subic Bay.

Producer: Maria Balinska

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960406]

In the third of this six-part series presented by Julian Pettifer , a Malaysian journalist speaks out against the Bakun Dam, South East Asia's biggest hydroelectric power project.

Plus a report on why the headquarters of the Global Anti-Golf Movement are in Asia, and an environmental debate. Producer Thea Guest

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960406]

Presented By: Julian Pettifer

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960413]

In the week before the US President Bill Clinton 's visit to Japan, Julian Pettifer reports from the Japanese island of Okinawa, home of the biggest US military base in Asia. Local people have wanted the Americans out for 50 years. But how would the region as a whole view the possibility of US withdrawal? Producer Mark Gregory

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960413]

Unknown: Bill Clinton

Unknown: Julian Pettifer

Producer: Mark Gregory

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960420]

Julian Pettifer presents the series on Asian affairs, with reports from Indonesia, where the Chinese community is going native, and Thailand, where they are rediscovering their Chinese roots. Producer Maria Balinska

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960420]

Unknown: Julian Pettifer

Producer: Maria Balinska

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960427]

The man Australians voted out of office last month, Paul Keating , spent the last fouryears pushing Australia into Asia. In the last of the series, a special report from Melbourne looks at the growing influence of Asia and Asians on this most British of Australian cities. Plus reports on Beijing's booming advertising industry and Indonesian politics on the Internet. Presented by Julian Pettifer. Producer Angie Knox

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Unknown: Paul Keating

Presented By: Julian Pettifer.

Producer: Angie Knox