Date: December 4, 2015
The winners of this year’s Vivian Wu Journalism Awards were honored at a
ceremony Dec. 3 in New Taipei City for producing exceptional news reports that serve the public interest while enhancing the quality of the local media environment.
According to award organizer Vivian Wu Foundation, 18 individuals from six local print and TV media outlets received honors in seven categories spanning foreign affairs, in-depth reports, mainland Chinese coverage and photojournalism.
Among these, United Daily News was the biggest winner, receiving the print media award for foreign affairs coverage with a special project on how burgeoning social enterprises around the world are inspiring local young people to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams while contributing to society.
The Chinese-language newspaper also picked up the mainland Chinese coverage award for a series celebrating the 70th anniversary of the ROC’s victory in the Second Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945). [FULL STORY]