“Ng’s unpretentious writing reveals a frank, cut-to-the-chase view of life” —South China Morning Post



Jason is the bestselling author of five books and a popular columnist who raves and rants about Hong Kong and the quirky, endearing people with whom he shares the tiny island. He contributes to The Guardian, The South China Morning Post and Hong Kong Free Press.

He has been a featured author at:

  • the Hong Kong Book Fair
  • the hong Kong International Literary Festival
  • the Beijing Bookworm Literary Festival
  • the Singapore Writers Festival
  • the Cooler Lumpur Literary Festival
  • the Hong Kong Polytechnic University Writing Roundtable
  • Raising the Bar
  • Asia on the Edge

Jason's New York Times interview

Jason has been interviewed and his work has been citied by;

  • The New York Times
  • The Washington Post
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • The Financial Times
  • The Los Angeles Times
  • The Guardian
  • The Telegraph
  • Time
  • CNN
  • BBC News
  • Bloomberg News
  • Associated Press
  • Reuters
  • Voice of America
  • Radio France
  • French newspaper Le Monde
  • French newspaper Le Figaro
  • French newspaper Liberation
  • Italian news agency Agenzia Giornalistica Italia
  • Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter
  • Dutch newspaper de Volkskrant
  • Dutch newspaper Algemeen Dagblad
  • Canadian newspaper The Globe and Mail
  • Finnish radio station GB Times
  • RTHK Radio 3
  • City magazine
  • Zolima Citymag
  • Ming Pao Weekly
  • TVB News
  • Hong Kong Cable Television News
  • Now TV News
  • ViuTV
  • The Taipei Times
  • The Epoch Times
  • The China Daily
  • The South China Morning Post
  • Stand News
  • The Apple Daily
  • The Ming Pao Daily

Jason is also an advising editor of the Los Angeles Review of Books China Channel and has been serving on the Board of Advisors of the Hong Kong Baptist University’s International Writers’ Workshop (IWW) since 2018.

He speaks frequently on television and radio and at universities and culture events in Asia and beyond.

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