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Tesa Arcilla

Foreign correspondent and news presenter with almost 15 years of experience covering international affairs, politics and business. Based in Brussels since 2011 but always roving around Europe and Asia. Monitoring EU affairs, NATO, austerity policies, humanitarian crisis, radicalisation and extremism, etc. Always an eye on Asia.

Contributed live breaking news reporting to BBC World News, Al Jazeera English (on air reporting and field producing), CBC News (Canada), Voice of America, BBC Radio, CBS Radio, HuffPost Live, Fox News (US), RTÉ (Ireland), RT, TRT World, Arise News and others. 

Correspondent/presenter for RT in Moscow, Brussels, London. Main news anchor, business reporter and producer for TVB, HK's biggest terrestrial channel. Freelance producer for CNN International in HK; fixer/on-air talent for AJE's show "48". 

In addition to experience in broadcast news, also worked as a print journalist for newspapers and corporate lifestyle/news magazines. Published in Columbia Global Reports :

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Live Stand-up Live On-camera Online Live Phoner for Radio News Gathering Feature Stories Content Writing Investigative Journalism Interview Live Phoner for TV
Business Politics Current Affairs Fact Checking

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Skype Live on location for HuffPost Live

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Skype Live with CBC Canada

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Skype Live with Fox News

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Skype Live on location with BBC World News

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Phone Live with BBC World News

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Studio Live for RTÉ Ireland

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