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VOA Broadcasting in English to Asia

VOA’s English to Asia programs target Asian audiences interested in global, U.S. and Asia news in English. The service’s news and feature programs can be found on social media, the internet and at regional affiliate stations throughout East, South, and Southeast Asia.

Quick Facts

Established: May 2010

Target Area: East, South & Southeast Asia

TV: 30 min/week

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  • YouTube: /VOAAsia

  • Instagram: /VOAAsia

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Programs and Features

VOA Asia Weekly - What is the top news of the week from Asia, the U.S., and around the world? The “VOA Asia Weekly” TV program rounds up the week’s major headlines, along with expert analysis. (5 minutes, weekly)

Washington Bureau - VOA Asia provides stand-ups and news packages in English from Washington as live or recorded feeds. In reports tailored for the service’s target market needs, correspondents provide affiliates from Indonesia to India with reporting about major U.S. news events, as well as insights about American life, thought and institutions.