Biography of the Author Julia Chapman

Julia Chapman

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. Clinical trials in Russia for experimental animal COVID-19 vaccine | Video
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    Clinical trials in Russia for experimental animal COVID-19 vaccine | Video

    Clinical trials are under way in Russia to develop a COVID-19 vaccine for animals. The coronavirus is a concern for Russian mink farmers, after ...
  2. Russia's property market rallies over stimulus measures | Video
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    Russia's property market rallies over stimulus measures | Video

    Home buyers in Russia are snapping up property and taking out mortgages at record volumes amid government measures to prop up the economy. Julia ...
  3. Russia hospitals near capacity as country grapples with rising COVID-19 cases | Video
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    Russia hospitals near capacity as country grapples with rising COVID-19 cases | Video

    Hospitals in Russia are quickly reaching capacity as the country struggles to get its second wave of COVID-19 under control. But authorities are ...
  4. Russia’s Putin signs laws against fake news | Video
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    Russia’s Putin signs laws against fake news | Video

    Countries around the world are grappling with fake news, and now Russia has taken a dramatic step outlawing it altogether. The ban is one of two ...
  5. Uzbekistan addresses forced labour in cotton industry | Video
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    Uzbekistan addresses forced labour in cotton industry | Video

    Cotton is a labour-intensive crop. While mechanisation has revolutionised cotton picking in much of the West, cotton is still picked by hand in ...
  6. Putin’s COVID-19 response angers healthcare workers in Russia | Video
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    Putin’s COVID-19 response angers healthcare workers in Russia | Video

    Facing inadequate COVID-19 protections and payouts promised by President Vladimir Putin that have not materialised, Russia's healthcare workers ...
  7. COVID-19: Russia reopens ahead of Victory Day and Putin referendum | Video
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    COVID-19: Russia reopens ahead of Victory Day and Putin referendum | Video

    Moscow observed one of Europe's strictest lockdowns when the city became a COVID-19 hotspot. But the restrictions are quickly becoming a thing of ...
  8. China increases influence in Central Asia through Belt and Road Initiative | Video
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    China increases influence in Central Asia through Belt and Road Initiative | Video

    Central Asia is growing in strategic significance as it builds partnerships through China’s Belt and Road initiative. With Russia’s role in the ...
  9. COVID-19 forces delay of referendum set to keep Russia's Putin in power | Video
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    COVID-19 forces delay of referendum set to keep Russia's Putin in power | Video

    Under new changes to the constitution, Russia's Vladimir Putin could run the country for another 16 years. But the referendum that cwould confirm ...
  10. COVID-19: Russian flower industry badly hit by stay-at-home orders | Video
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    COVID-19: Russian flower industry badly hit by stay-at-home orders | Video

    The flower industry in Russia is one of the worst affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, with demand almost entirely wiped out. Julia Chapman reports.