South China Morning Post bags five prizes at Asian Media Awards

April 26, 2018
SCMP Updates
The Post won golds and silvers for newspaper design and infographics in event that attracted 435 entries from all over Asia and the Middle East

The South China Morning Post won five prizes at this year’s Asian Media Awards, held in Bali, Indonesia, on Wednesday.

At the 17th edition of the awards, the Post bagged three golds – the Sunday Morning Post and Post Magazine were the winners for the Best Newspaper Overall Design and Best Magazine Overall Design categories respectively, while an infographic titled “Getting to grips with North Korea” topped the Newspaper Infographics category.

Two silver awards were for a cover of This Week in Asia with the headline “How to lose friends and alienate people” and for an infographic titled “What’s in a face?”. The headline referred to a story that shed light on North Korea’s increasingly erratic behaviour.

Held as part of the Publish Asia 2018 conference, the awards attracted 435 entries from countries all over Asia and the Middle East, with 58 media companies from 19 countries taking part.


About South China Morning Post 

The South China Morning Post is a leading news media company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century with global impact. Founded in 1903, SCMP’s headquarters are in Hong Kong, where it is the city’s newspaper of record. Our teams span Asia and the United States, working together to connect with news consumers around the world. We are committed to informing and inspiring through journalism of the highest standards. 

Against the backdrop of shifting discovery and consumption behaviour, SCMP reaches users across distributed media platforms such as, smartphone and tablet apps, social media and messaging platforms, as well as our flagship newspaper. ​In addition to the South China Morning Post broadsheet, we also publish the Sunday Morning PostPost MagazineSTYLE and This Week In, attracts millions of readers and generates tens of millions of page views per month, providing a perfect channel for our advertisers to reach a worldwide audience.

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