Passers-by and a statue sport face masks in a Seoul park. Photo: AP
Passers-by and a statue sport face masks in a Seoul park. Photo: AP

China-Australia tensions, Lee Kuan Yew’s warning, a Japanese sex pest: Asia’s most popular stories in 2020

  • The top-read story this year was an in-depth look into how South Korea managed to contain its earliest Covid-19 outbreak without hard lockdowns
  • A celebrity stalker in Japan, racism against Asian-Australians, and the India-China border row also grabbed readers’ interest

Topic |   Year in Review
Passers-by and a statue sport face masks in a Seoul park. Photo: AP
Passers-by and a statue sport face masks in a Seoul park. Photo: AP
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