January 05, 2021

Facebook’s push into Asia-Pacific runs into political hurdles

Source: Financial Times

Journalists: John Reed, Hannah Murphy

Facebook is pushing hard into developing Asian markets as the pace of its growth in the west slows, but a growing array of political stand-offs is threatening its relentless global expansion.

Five years ago, Mark Zuckerberg embarked on a charm offensive in China, learning mandarin and dining with president Zi Jinping as he sought to expand his social empire.

Read the full story and more from The Financial Times.


  • ​Coby Goldberg

    Former Intern, Indo-Pacific Security Program

    Coby Goldberg is a former Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Intern for the Indo-Pacific Security Program at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS)....