Analyses | Leisure, culture and arts | 2016-04-13 | HKET

When one door closes another opens: Crowdfunded journalism



FactWire, Hong Kong’s first news agency backed by masses of readers, has officially kick-started. In today’s digital era, when subscription and advertising revenues in print are falling, crowdfunding news projects online appeared to be a viable model for start-up media ventures.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.