Biography of the Author Michiyo Ishida

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Michiyo Ishida

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

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  1. Tokyo Olympics: Badminton players Loh Kean Yew and Yeo Jia Min to make debut | Video
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    Tokyo Olympics: Badminton players Loh Kean Yew and Yeo Jia Min to make debut | Video

    Singapore's Olympic badminton campaign begins on Monday (Jul 26), with debutants Loh Kean Yew and Yeo Jia Min playing in the singles events.
  2. Tokyo Olympics: 23 Singapore athletes participating in record number of sports | Video
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    Tokyo Olympics: 23 Singapore athletes participating in record number of sports | Video

    A total of 23 athletes will represent Singapore at the Tokyo Olympics. For the first time, the contingent will feature a defending champion, as ...
  3. Alcohol banned at Tokyo Olympics game venues as part of COVID-19 safety measures | Video
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    Alcohol banned at Tokyo Olympics game venues as part of COVID-19 safety measures | Video

    With the Olympic Games set to begin in just 30 days, the organising committee announced that alcohol will be banned at the game venues as part of ...
  4. Singapore paddlers start centralised training in Japan ahead of Tokyo Olympics | Video
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    Singapore paddlers start centralised training in Japan ahead of Tokyo Olympics | Video

    Singapore's table tennis team has arrived in Japan for centralised training ahead of the Tokyo Olympics, which starts in less than a month.
  5. Employees get COVID-19 vaccines from big Japan firms ahead of Tokyo Olympics | Video
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    Employees get COVID-19 vaccines from big Japan firms ahead of Tokyo Olympics | Video

    It's all hands on deck in Japan as the country ramps up COVID-19 vaccinations ahead of the Tokyo Olympics next month, with big companies ...
  6. Challenges remain for the first gender-equal Olympic Games | Video
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    Challenges remain for the first gender-equal Olympic Games | Video

    This year's Tokyo Olympics is touted as the first gender-equal Games, but challenges remain for female athletes. CNA's Michiyo Ishida speaks to a ...
  7. Singapore and Japan celebrate 55 years of diplomatic relations | Video
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    Singapore and Japan celebrate 55 years of diplomatic relations | Video

    Singapore and Japan are celebrating 55 years of diplomatic ties this year. Against the backdrop of a global health crisis, a superhero has been ...
  8. Japan’s Okuma Town faces long road to recovery 10 years after Fukushima nuclear disaster | Video
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    Japan’s Okuma Town faces long road to recovery 10 years after Fukushima nuclear disaster | Video

    A decade has passed since the disaster at Fukushima's Daiichi nuclear plant. But some people are only now starting to return home. Michiyo Ishida ...
  9. Tokyo art exhibition celebrates creativity, ageing and diversity as Japan's population ages | Video
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    Tokyo art exhibition celebrates creativity, ageing and diversity as Japan's population ages | Video

    As Japan's population continues to age rapidly, an art exhibition in Tokyo seeks to celebrate creativity, age and diversity all at the same time.
  10. Japan's government face growing criticism as state of emergency expands | Video
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    Japan's government face growing criticism as state of emergency expands | Video

    With large parts of Japan entering an extended state of emergency, the country's government is facing growing criticism, for its handling of the ...