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Philipp Bilsky – German voice from Taipei

Philipp Bilsky is head of the Chinese service at Deutsche Welle.

“The office in Taipei was an important step for our editorial team,” says Philipp Bilsky. At Deutsche Welle, he is responsible for everything that is published in Chinese. The 45-year-old set up his editorial team’s first office in the Chinese-speaking world in Taipei. From 2018, he worked there for more than four years; meanwhile, he is back in Bonn. But hardly anything has changed about his day-to-day work, he says.

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