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About Asia Pacific Media Services

Asia Pacific Media Services is a Sweden-based news and syndication agency covering everything from regional security issues to local politics. Our main clients are well-known regional and international publications such as Asia Times, Yale Global, Global Asia, Jane's Information Group, and several Scandinavian websites and magazines.

Asia Pacific Media Services maintains its Southeast Asia bureau in the northern Thai city of Chiang Mai, right in the heart of the region. Our expertise stretches from the Indian Subcontinent to the Pacific islands, and from Australia to Mongolia.

Asia Pacific Media Services provides articles as well as books, and also undertakes special research projects for individual clients.


Bertil Lintner, Asia Pacific Media Service's main writer, is a Swede who has lived in Asia since 1975. He is the author of more than twenty books and numerous booklets, and his articles have appeared in more than a hundred newspapers and magazines in Asia, Australia, North America and Europe.

Lintner served as President of the Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand (FCCT) from January 1993 to January 1995.

APPRECIATIONS; The Far Eastern Economic Review

[Bertil Lintner's CV]

[Articles by Bertil Lintner]


  • Articles on regional security issues, including insurgencies, terrorism, and organised crime.
  • Articles on other topics such as history, culture and ethnic issues.
  • Books on all these subjects.
  • Special research projects for individual clients.

Global Asia

The irrawaddy

Global Investigative Journalism Network

Asia times

Mansklig Sakerhet

The Print

Fokus - Sveriges Nyhetsmagasin

Historiska Media