AsiaBizTech, Nikkei Business Publications Inc
1996 ~ 1998
Joined online publication at start-up and filed weekly technology news, and several special reports and interviews.
Reported on Malaysia's Multimedia Super Corridor project, Internet developments and news on semiconductor, disk drive and telecommunication industries.
Click here for archive of 1998 stories.
Various publishers and organizations
1991 - present Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Freelance Journalist and Photographer
Since May 1991, have been working as a self-employed freelance journalist and photographer. Have done news and features, corporate profiles, promotional material, product reviews and brochures for IBM, Nestle
and various other organizations.
BN & Associates
1988 - 1991 Kuala Lumpur,
Senior Feature Writer and Photographer
Contributed articles for "Mystical Malaysia", a monthly travel
magazine, "Perak Discovery", a travel quarterly, and "Headline", a
bimonthly on the advertising industry. I also assisted in the
compilation of the "Official Visit Malaysia Year 1990 Commemorative
Album" and the design and editing of the official ASEAN brochure. Was
awarded Malaysian tourism industry's highest annual
accolade for travel writing, Best Travel Writer 1989.
The Star Publications Bhd
1984 - 1987 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Daily coverage of political, social and economic issues as well as crime and entertainment news for leading English newspaper. Managed and contributed to music review column, Easy Listening.
New Straits Times Bhd
1984 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contributed freelance features for Times of Your Life, a youth section of newspaper.
Julian Matthews' contact
e-mail: trinetizen@NOSPAMxtra.co.nz (Leave NOSPAM out)
Telephone: Available upon email request.
Address: Available upon email request.
Proficient with various browser, email, ftp, web-design and content-management software and Microsoft Office applications.
Internet content development, reading, cycling, travelling, scuba diving.
New Zealand Expedition Nov 13-Dec 22, 2001
My World Cup
Women's Aid Organisation, Malaysia
Scuba Point, Tioman
Minoru Inaba, publisher, Internet group,
Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.
Leslie Lopez, Asia Wall Street Journal correspondent.