About 

    Ben Westcott is a Digital News Producer based in Hong Kong, who joined CNN in 2016. He writes about Australia, China, Indonesia and North Korea.

    Originally from Australia, Ben worked as a journalist in Melbourne and Canberra before moving to Hong Kong. During his career, he's written for a variety of media groups including the South China Morning Post, The Canberra Times, The Australian and Jakarta's KBR68H radio station.

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