Category: Press

Articles in Thanh Nien Newspaper


Many thanks to Dang Hanh at Thanh Nien newspaper in Ho Chi Minh City for writing feature articles about the Time Twins project in both the English language and tiếng Việt versions of the paper.  Please read the English and tiếng Việt versions

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Article in the New Straits Times

New Straits Times Article

A couple of weeks ago I was interviewed by Kerry-Ann Augustin of the New Straits Times, in Kuala Lumpur Sentral Station. Her article was published in the Life and Times section of the New Straits today.  Many thanks to Kerry-Ann for the great article and the New Straits Times for publishing it.  

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Report about the project on NTV7


Have been spending the past few days in Ipoh, in the wonderful company of Time Twin Sunny and his family. Today, Sunny’s friend and colleague at the charitable NGO Pertubuhan Masyarakat Prihatin Perak (PMPP), Mohd Ravi Abdullah, arranged for local representatives of national Malay media to come to his office to interview me about the […]

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Article about the project in the Borneo Post


Ahead of the Borneo phase of the project, later this month, the Borneo Post wrote an article about the  Time Twins project this morning. Almost immediately I heard back from a Time Twin in Borneo who read the article and wants to participate in the project, which is fantastic!

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Report on Astro Awani TV, Malaysia

Astro Awani interview

Yesterday morning I met Hilal Azmi, broadcast journalist from Astro Awani at the Royal Chulan Hotel. Over breakfast we discussed the progress of the Time Twins project thus far, and my hope to meet a Malay Time Twin during my time in Malaysia. Thanks to Hilal for his enthusiasm about the project and his time yesterday morning […]

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Article about the project in Pikiran Rakyat newspaper, Bandung

The article in Pikiran Rakyat

Yesterday I received an unexpected SMS on my Indonesian cellphone number. It was from a guy called Joko. I had spent a few hours earlier in the morning Tweeting about my arrival in Bandung, the capital of West Java, and promoting the Time Twins project.  It transpired that Joko is a journalist from Pikiran Rakyat, […]

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Article about the project in

I was contacted this morning by Citra Dyah Prastuti from Indonesian newssite, who was interested in running a story about the Time Twins project. Thank you to Citra for her interest in the project  - and you can read her article on the website

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Searching for Time Twins in Tana Toraja

Yohanis Utta engaging Torajan locals in the search for Time Twins

Following a recommendation from a Time Twin in Java, I have spent the last three days in Tana Toraja Regency in South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Located high in the mountains, eight hours coach ride north of Makassar, Tana Toraja is the homeland of the Torajan people and an area of incredible natural beauty.  The Torajan people […]

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