Biography of the Author Linette Lim

Linette Lim

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  1. COVID-19, economy high on the agenda when China starts political season | Video
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    COVID-19, economy high on the agenda when China starts political season | Video

    The COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the economy will be discussed when China’s annual political season starts later this week. The meetings ...
  2. COVID-19 pandemic a boon for PPE manufacturers in China | Video
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    COVID-19 pandemic a boon for PPE manufacturers in China | Video

    Manufacturers of personal protective equipment (PPE) in China say production has increased sharply amid COVID-19. Linette Lim reports from Yiwu, a ...
  3. Strict health, safety measures in place at Shanghai high school as COVID-19 situation eases | Video
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    Strict health, safety measures in place at Shanghai high school as COVID-19 situation eases | Video

    As the COVID-19 situation eases across China, many cities have implemented staggered school returns, heeding President Xi Jinping’s call to ...
  4. Chinese tourists out and about as country emerges from COVID-19 lockdown | Video
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    Chinese tourists out and about as country emerges from COVID-19 lockdown | Video

    Many Chinese consumers are expected to be out and about over the country’s five-day Labour Day holiday starting Friday (May 1), despite fears of a ...
  5. China bans all international flights to stop imported COVID-19 cases | Video
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    China bans all international flights to stop imported COVID-19 cases | Video

    China has imposed a ban on all international flights in and out of the country in a bid to stop imported cases of COVID-19. This comes on top of ...
  6. MFA officers set aside fears, worries to evacuate Singapore residents from Wuhan | Video
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    MFA officers set aside fears, worries to evacuate Singapore residents from Wuhan | Video

    Three foreign service officers talk to Linette Lim about setting aside their fears and that of their families to step up to the task of evacuating ...
  7. Ambassador Lui Tuck Yew working with staff during the evacuation

    How Foreign Service officers in China worked around the clock to evacuate Singaporeans from Hubei

    Singapore’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak has been lauded by the World Health Organization. But other aspects of Singaporean exceptionalism ...
  8. Taiwan elections: Candidate Han Kuo-yu's declining popularity | Video
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    Taiwan elections: Candidate Han Kuo-yu's declining popularity | Video

    Taiwan presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu is a political outsider championing an anti-elitist brand of politics, inviting comparisons with US ...
  9. Kuomintang’s bid to make inroads into southern Taiwan ahead of elections | Video
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    Kuomintang’s bid to make inroads into southern Taiwan ahead of elections | Video

    Much of southern Taiwan are traditional strongholds of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party. But in some tourism-dependent areas, economic ...