channel newsasia

Channel NewsAsia (abbreviated CNA) is a Singaporean English language Asian cable television news agency and news channel established by Mediacorp on 1 March 1999. Positioned to “Understand Asia”, it reports on global developments with Asian perspectives. Channel NewsAsia brings viewers not only the latest news but also the stories behind the headlines. Based in Singapore, it has correspondents in major Asian cities and key Western ones, including New York City, Sydney, London and Dubai. Channel NewsAsia (International), was launched in September 2000. It is now viewed in 25 territories across Asia with its satellite footprint stretching across the Middle East, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Northeast Asia and Australia. Channel NewsAsia's other key business is the production of news and current affairs content in four languages, English, Malay, Mandarin Chinese and Tamil. This content is produced for Mediacorp's television and online platforms, such as mass entertainment Channels 5, 8, U, Suria and Vasantham. MediaCorp is Singapore’s leading media company with the most complete range of platforms, spanning television, radio, newspapers, magazines, movies, digital and out-of-home media. Wikipedia
Channel NewsAsia Wed, 10/18/2017 - 02:12

Paying the price for failing to check ID: How tobacco retailers are caught selling to underage buyers
Some shop assistants judged the age of the buyers – who they described as tall and big – just on their appearance.
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Channel NewsAsia Sat, 10/14/2017 - 16:46

Singapore Lego artist’s rejected design for LTA toy train ‘strikingly similar’ to end product
"Just another day in the life of a local artist"? Jeffrey Kong says LTA isn't to blame for the similarity and urges the public to buy the Downtown Line collectible anyway.
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Channel NewsAsia Sat, 10/14/2017 - 02:47

Fading street soccer scene hurts Singapore's football development: Grassroots coaches
“During the 80s and 90s in Sembawang, youths were playing football anywhere and everywhere. It was like a ‘Little Brazil’."
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Channel NewsAsia Sat, 10/14/2017 - 01:45

Special needs student given wrong PSLE exam paper
The student, who has ADHD, was supposed to be issued a paper at a foundation level but was given a standard paper instead.
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Channel NewsAsia Wed, 10/11/2017 - 23:55

Teens investigated for forging entry stamps to Zouk
The suspects - some of whom are underaged - are believed to have forged Zouk Singapore stamps to avoid paying the entry fee.
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Channel NewsAsia Wed, 10/11/2017 - 16:12

Self-service kiosks, 'smartbeds' and robots: The technology enhancing Singapore's hotels
Would you like to stay at a hotel where the check-in and check-out process is totally DIY and you don't have to deal with any staff?
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Channel NewsAsia Wed, 10/11/2017 - 09:37

Mediacorp takes disciplinary action against cameraman accused of sexist comments
Mediacorp says it will "fight any form of discrimination" at the workplace.
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Stomp Wed, 10/11/2017 - 06:18

Cameraman makes sexist comments about CNA presenter Park Juwon's body part: Mediacorp takes action
Have you ever been a victim of workplace harassment?Share your experiences in the comments below. Read the full story here:
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