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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 Sun, 12/17/2017 - 06:51

Your views: Road closures for marathons
Could the Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon road closures have been better planned so as not to affect hospitals and essential services? "I'm not even sure doctors who have to rush to hospital on a Sunday morning are familiar with the alternative routes," a Channel NewsAsia reader said.
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Channel NewsAsia Sun, 12/17/2017 - 05:03

Anti-terror efforts to continue as threats remain at 'a high level': Shanmugam
"It's a massive task. You can't just wave a magic wand and say it's done": Minister K Shanmugam Sc on getting the public to play a bigger role in security. #SGSecure
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Channel NewsAsia Sun, 12/17/2017 - 02:04

Orchard Road’s Shibuya-style crossing well-received on first day of trial
One pedestrian was seen taking a photo in the middle of the scramble crossing in Orchard Road.
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Channel NewsAsia Sun, 12/17/2017 - 00:22

'It’s tradition': The child brides of Indonesia's Sumenep Regency
At this wedding reception, the oldest couple was a 14-year-old groom and his 13-year-old bride. The youngest? A 4-year-old girl, whose new husband is 5.
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Channel NewsAsia Sat, 12/16/2017 - 19:48

All that glitters is not gold when it comes to cryptocurrencies, say experts
Tempted by the bitcoin buzz? Be careful, or your money could end up in a "digital currency black hole".
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Channel NewsAsia Sat, 12/16/2017 - 11:00

2 dead in car accident outside Istana, 1 injured
The 25-year-old driver and a passenger were killed after their car crashed near the rear gate of the Istana.
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Channel NewsAsia Fri, 12/15/2017 - 07:21

Car mounts road divider, knocks over road sign along Braddell Road Viaduct
The driver was trying to change lanes when he mounted a road divider this morning.
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