By Andrew Lam
New America Media
Editor’s Note: Thanh-Thuy Vu is owner of Saigon Radio KREH 900-AM, the only full-service, full-time Asian station in Greater Houston. For the city’s nearly 40,000 Vietnamese residents, and for many more in Greater Houston, the station is a central hub for news and information and is now playing a … Read more
AsAmNews is proud to be part of a joint effort between New America Media and Pro Publica to track the increasing number of hate crimes in the United States.
Rafu Shimpo announced to its readers that it will stay open at least through the end of 2017.
The paper has lost $750,000 over the last three years and was projected to lose another $350,000 this year.
It had announced earlier this … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
A newspaper that has served the Japanese American community for more than 100 years is in danger of closing.
In an urgent letter to its readers, Rafu Shimpo announced it has lost $750,000 over three years. This year the deficit is projected to be $350,000.
“If the situation does … Read more
The Anchorage Daily News did a nice profile on a Korean American couple and their dedication to bringing news to the Korean community in Anchorage.
Rose and Yong Pak are up at 7 in the morning broadcasting to the thousand people who have purchased a 40 dollar sub carrier radio that will enable them to … Read more