January 30, 2017
Be prepared to get no, or very sketchy, coverage from those seven countries banned from the US.
August 26, 2016
Many people in Afghanistan risked their lives and their families to help foreign journalists. But foreign correspondent John Martinkus says after the West has no need for such people anymore, we often leave them to be killed.
April 26, 2016 5
Since Australian troops left, Afghanistan has become even more dangerous, writes former foreign correspondent John Martinkus.
March 16, 2015 3
Crikey readers have their say on the issues of the day.
March 13, 2015
Foreign coverage is expensive. From fixers to freelancers, former foreign news editor and academic Colleen Murrell tells Crikey how Australian media organisations are trying to make it less so.
December 9, 2014 3
Four of Foreign Correspondent's producer's finish up this year, as the program gets its budget trimmed in 2015. But executive producer Steve Taylor says the show will be stronger than ever.
September 15, 2014
The foreign correspondent's body says it fears China is rapidly eroding the progress it made in the lead-up to the 2008 Olympics, when many restrictions on foreign press were relaxed for the first time.
November 8, 2013
The Oz leaves Tokyo bureau on ice ... UK spooks get a light grilling ... when kids don't get their candy ... front page of the day ...
June 18, 2013
A fortnight ago, Crikey promised to keep you up to date with the happenings at Two of Us -- the much-loved Good Weekend column. Plus other media news.
May 8, 2013 2
News Limited boss Kim Williams today unveiled a new paywall strategy for the company. All the details and other media news.
May 3, 2013 3
John Garnaut, one of Australia's most respected foreign correspondents, is heading home after a stint in China. Who will Fairfax pick to replace him?
April 8, 2013 4
Change is afoot in the ABC's network of foreign bureaux: Moscow is out and a second Middle-East position is on the way.
January 16, 2013 1
Fairfax baulks at tabloid switch? ... Paul McGeough contemplates move to Middle East ... senior mandarins wearing trackpants, blunnies in January quiet ...
January 9, 2013 3
Is there a future for newspapers' foreign correspondents in the digital age? The signs don't look good as Australia's editors look to cut costs -- and the US and Europe look like the next to go.
November 7, 2012 3
The media is fascinated by the US election when a more important leadership handover is occurring with far less coverage in China.
April 1, 2011 13
ABC foreign correspondents have been effectively confined to their base cities because the budget for travel has run out. The stricture was contained in a message sent out last week from the head of policy for news, Steve Alward.
March 23, 2011
Popular polar bear Knut died in Berlin Zoo this week. But for Roger Boyes, a foreign correspondent in Germany, Knut's death comes as a relief. No more ditching serious stories about the euro collapse in favour of cute updates of Knut, says Boyes.
November 2, 2010 3
The ABC is attempting to hose down anger over mooted changes to foreign reporting bureaus, but staff are deeply sceptical about sharing resources with a commercial news organisation and fewer opportunities for original field reporting.
October 1, 2009
As China celebrates 60 years under the PRC government, the ABC looks back at over 30 years of coverage in the country, from Richard Nixon's historic visit in 1972 to the 2008 Beijing Olympics.