Bill Dorman

News reports from HPR's News Director, Bill Dorman

Asia Minutes: May 11, 2011

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The United State and China have reached agreement on a number of issues, from financial services to intellectual property rights. This follows two days of high level talks in Washington. But as HPR's Bill Dorman reports in today's Asia Minute, the topic of human rights is still an area of disagreement.

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Asia Minute: May 10, 2011

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Another nuclear power plant is being shut down in Japan, this time at the request of the country's prime minister. HPR's Bill Dorman tells us why in today's Asia Minute.

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Asia Minute: May 9, 2011

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Hawaii residents continue to be generous in their support of victims of Japan's earthquake and tsunami. Now, nearly two months after the disaster, relief workers are getting help from an unusual source: one of the world's rarest violins. HPR's Bill Dorman has more in today's Asia Minute.

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Asia Minute: May 5, 2011:

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China's government is tightening its control over the internet. As HPR's Bill Dorman reports in today's Asia Minute, these latest measures add another layer of control.

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Asia Minute: May 4, 2011

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Computer security is increasingly making news both here in the United States and around the world. That includes Asia - where recent hacker victim range from a Korean bank to a Japanese electronics maker. HPR's Bill Dorman has more in today's Asia Minute.

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