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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 Fri, 08/18/2017 - 18:37

Are we winning in the war against diabetes yet?

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In Singapore, there are more than 1,500 amputations every year – roughly four a day – due to complications arising from diabetes.
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Channel NewsAsia Fri, 08/18/2017 - 14:15

Singapore’s pre-school sector: Assessing its growth amid challenges

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One parent pays S$1,900 a month for full-day childcare. Another, just S$720. What’s the difference? Ahead of #NDRsg, here’s a progress report on pre-school education.
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Channel NewsAsia Fri, 08/18/2017 - 11:21

SEA Games bus driver for Myanmar football team arrested for theft, driving without licence

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"Shame on you Malaysia Olympic Committee": A furious Myanmar team complained about transport delays after their bus driver was arrested after the #SeaGames2017 game.
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Channel NewsAsia Fri, 08/18/2017 - 01:39

Students taking examinations affected by North-South Line delay

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A student said she boarded the train at 6.30am at Admiralty MRT station and reached Bishan MRT station at 8.15am, due to the delay.
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Channel NewsAsia Thu, 08/17/2017 - 17:18

14-year-old cyclist sustains facial injuries in accident involving Uber driver

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The boy was hit by an off-duty Uber driver at the junction of Still Road and East Coast Road.
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Channel NewsAsia Thu, 08/17/2017 - 11:58

Muslim pre-term babies can benefit from first human milk bank in Singapore: MUIS

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"We do not think there is any kinship established": Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (MUIS) explains why it's ok for Muslim pre-term babies to take breast milk that other mothers contribute to the milk bank.
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