Fellowships

Ms Tran Le Thuy

Ms Tran Le Thuy
  • Position: Reporter, Tuoi Tre, Vietnam
  • Date of Fellowship: Michaelmas and Hilary 2008/09
  • Sponsor: Thomson Reuters Foundation

Ms Tran is one of the most prominent young journalists in Vietnam. Formally trained in journalism, she’s worked for and published in Vietnam’s biggest newspapers, the Far Eastern Economic Review, Inter Press Service Europa, Panos London and Choices, the magazine of United Nations.

Complementing these experiences, she is one of the highest international decorated Vietnamese journalists with a first prize and a special prize as Young Development Journalist of the year in Developing Asia Journalism Award in Tokyo, 2004 and winner of Panos London/GKP journalism award in United Nations’ information society summit, 2005. 

Ms Tran was a Fulbright visiting scholar at New York University in 2005/06 and attended the Business and Financial Reporting course in the International Institute for Journalism, Germany, 2003. 

Research Project 

Comparative Study of UK and Vietnam Press Law

Internet Picks

Title: Tuoi Tre newspaper
http://www.tuoitre.com.vn/Tianyon/Index.aspx
Summary: This is where I work.

Title: The New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/
Summary: The electronic edition of the New York Times

Title: The BBC news
http://news.bbc.co.uk
Summary: Both the BBC and NYT are very good sources of information.