Biography of the Author Justin Ong

Justin Ong

Journalist at CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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    ‘We carry the pain … but we’ve to carry on with life’

    The family of late Singapore national dragonboater Stephen Loh opens up on their journey to find closure after his sudden, tragic death 10 years ago.
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    ‘There’s still hope he can live a normal life’

    Lee Wei Kong couldn’t walk or talk after a horrific road accident 12 years ago. Today he has a job, wife and two daughters - but the struggle ...
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    What it takes to be in Singapore’s elite, anti-drug special ops

    With the Central Narcotics Bureau showcasing its Special Task Force for the first time, Channel NewsAsia’s Justin Ong experiences training as a ...
  4. The Workers' Party's Low Thia Khiang and Sylvia Lim arriving at the Supreme Court on Oct 16 (2)

    AHTC trial: Sylvia Lim agrees to stating 'untruth' about extra cost for new managing agent

    The former Aljunied-Hougang Town Council chair also admitted to being “careless” with a media statement, but objected to the need to disclose the ...
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    Retired Singapore athletes on life after sport: ‘My legs are starting to itch already’

    Recently retired runner Dipna Lim Prasad and cyclist Dinah Chan also open up on finding the “catalyst for change” in Singapore sport, and their ...
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    ‘I cried every day’: Why Singapore’s vets might be depressed

    Studies around the world have long indicated a greater tendency for animal doctors to take their own lives. Now, in Singapore, the issue of mental ...
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    Gay father permitted to adopt biological son born via surrogacy, in first for Singapore

    Despite public policy in favour of parenthood within marriage - and against the formation of same-sex units - the court decided it would be ...
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    Physical discipline of children: When does punishment become abuse?

    In this modern, social media-fuelled age, when does a parent's attempts to get their kids to behave cross the line into criminal territory?
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    AHTC trial: Sylvia Lim concedes fellow Workers' Party MPs 'breached duties'

    By not disclosing to other town councillors the rates charged by an incoming managing agent, the elected members had failed to comply with their ...