Gloria Riviera is a Digital Journalist covering Asia for ABC News.
Based in Beijing, Riviera reports on a wide range of hard news, investigative and feature stories. As an ABC News correspondent she has filed from more than a dozen countries for ABC News including China, South Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines, Iraq, Israel, Jordan and Mexico. She contributes to “Good Morning America,” “World News,” “Nightline,” ABC News Digital and ABC News Radio.
In April 2014 Riviera was the lead correspondent for ABC News reporting from Jindo Island in South Korea on the Sewol ferry disaster. Around the clock, she reported on the search and rescue efforts, the ordeal facing the families of more than 300 passengers on board, many of whom were high school students, and the criminal investigation into the actions of the captain and crew.