The FT did extremely well in the Society of Publishers in Asia awards, the region’s most prestigious, taking five top slots and a runner-up prize.
Joe Leahy’s coverage of the Mumbai bombings, together with pieces on the struggles of Indian farmers and sweeping changes in corporate India, won him Journalist of the Year Award.
Online coverage of the Olympics won us the Best Digital category.
Tom Mitchell led a story on David Li and a settlement related to alleged insider trading that picked up Scoop of the Year.
The FT also won for best Newspaper Design, Best Feature Writing (FT Chinese) and runner up in the Special Feature award for its annual China Report.
In London, Steve Johnson won the journalists’ journalist award in the Ignis Asset management awards.