Articles by David Molko
David Molko is a five-time Emmy-award-winning journalist and television news reporter, with over 15 years of experience in international, national, and local storytelling.
Before his move to Vancouver, Molko was based at CNN’s Asia Pacific headquarters in Hong Kong, where he reported on some of the biggest breaking news stories in the region, including the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines MH370, the crash of Air Asia 8501, Indonesia’s haze crisis, the death of Singapore’s Lee Kwan Yew, and the Hong Kong pro-democracy protests.
Molko has produced more than a dozen half-hour news and feature specials for CNN, including CNN Business Traveller episodes in China & the Philippines, editions of On The Road in India, Singapore & Japan, Future Cities: Singapore, Innovative Cities, On China, Talk Asia, and A Nuclear Iran: The Expert Intel, a documentary special hosted by Christiane Amanpour.
His move to Asia followed five years as a Senior Producer at CNN International headquarters in Atlanta, where he produced live news programming, breaking news, and news specials seen by viewers in more than 150 countries around the world.
Molko also wrote and produced for WCBS-TV and WNYW-TV in New York. He began his journalism career as a Researcher at MSNBC.
He graduated from Columbia University in New York with a degree in Economics & Political Science. He speaks French and is originally from southern California.