Biography of the Author Olly Barratt

Olly Barratt

Channel NewsAsia Correspondent

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  1. Rolls-Royce launches first SUV; has high hopes for Asian sales
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    Rolls-Royce launches first SUV; has high hopes for Asian sales

    Rolls-Royce is hoping to capitalise on the lucrative global market for SUVs with its own SUV, called The Cullinan, that's taken three years to get ...
  2. Britain sells embassy in Bangkok for nearly US$600m
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    Britain sells embassy in Bangkok for nearly US$600m

    The sale of the embassy, built in 1922, is the largest land deal in Thai history. The proceeds will go towards modernising 30 to 40 other British ...
  3. UK's Theresa May heads to China in showcase of 'golden era'
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    UK's Theresa May heads to China in showcase of 'golden era'

    UK Prime Minister Theresa May, along with a delegation of ministers and business leaders, will be heading to China on a trip designed to show that ...
  4. Westminster Magistrates Court
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    StanChart bank robbery suspect plans to contest extradition to Singapore: Lawyer

    David James Roach, who is suspected of robbing the Standard Chartered Bank branch in Holland Village in 2016, is planning to contest his ...
  5. Westminster Magistrates Court

    StanChart bank robbery suspect plans to contest extradition to Singapore: Lawyer

  6. Monarch Airlines has gone into administration in 'the biggest ever UK airline failure'
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    Monarch collapses in Britan's 'biggest airline failure'

    Britain's Monarch Airlines has gone into administration and all flights have been cancelled with 110,000 passengers currently abroad, the Civil ...
  7. UK police outside the French Embassy in London
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    Heightened security amidst the UK election after terror attacks

    The attacks in London have placed terrorism and security at the centre of the final days of UK's election campaign. With the vote itself a ...
  8. The importance of Asia in the upcoming UK election
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    The importance of Asia in the upcoming UK election

    If the Conservative Party stays in power, experts expect to see a continued pivot to Asia from the UK as it exits the European Union. Meanwhile ...
  9. London attacks suspect
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    London Attack: A timeline

    Six people were killed in a terror attack in the British capital on Saturday (Jun 3) when a van smashed into pedestrians on London Bridge before ...