Jack Laurenson

Jack is a British journalist and award-winning magazine editor with years of experience in Asia, particularly in India, Cambodia, Myanmar and Vietnam. Since early 2017, he has been based in Kiev where he is managing editor of the Ukraine Business Journal.

Latest from Jack Laurenson

Ukraine’s path to Nato complicated by close ties to China

Kiev passed a new law that aims to push the country closer to Europe and Nato membership. But are deepening ties with Beijing – Moscow’s close military ally – pulling the country in a different direction?

3 Jul 2018 - 8:36PM

Kiev passed a new law that aims to push the country closer to Europe and Nato membership. But are deepening ties with Beijing – Moscow’s close military ally – pulling the country in a different direction?

Ukraine’s path to Nato complicated by close ties to China
Blocked Chinese takeover of Ukrainian aerospace firm no closer to being resolved

Courts intervened to stop ‘enemy plot’ by Beijing Skyrizon Aviation to control Kiev’s vital state enterprise Motor Sich and officials want issue resolved quickly.

17 Jun 2018 - 10:42PM

Courts intervened to stop ‘enemy plot’ by Beijing Skyrizon Aviation to control Kiev’s vital state enterprise Motor Sich and officials want issue resolved quickly.

Blocked Chinese takeover of Ukrainian aerospace firm no closer to being resolved