Biography of the Author Yvonne Lim

Yvonne Lim

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    ‘Just like us’: Singaporeans open hearts and homes to migrant workers

    Eight families inspired to invite migrant workers over for a meal, after a CNA Insider series, discover a new level of appreciation for their guests.
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    'Hello, new little brother': Former orphan's first Chinese New Year with a family

    Eight-year-old Keyuan has been afraid to sleep alone at night in his new home in Singapore. Thank goodness he's now got three siblings to chase ...
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    Guilt, burnout and sacrifice: Dementia patients’ caregivers ask ‘have I done enough?'

    How do you do enough for the person who needs your help, and leave enough for yourself too? Caregivers share what they go through - and how love ...
  4. DPM Tharman at Bukit Batok by-election rally May 5

    DPM Tharman calls SDP out for playing ‘politics of fear and alarm’

    Mr Tharman also noted that ultimately, advancing Singapore’s democracy was “about developing a consensus in society”, and never pursuing the ...
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    Lonely and 'waiting to die', Singapore's elderly poor find hope in many helping hands

    Poor health and mental illness isolate them from society. But a widening community network is striving to ease their loneliness and make sure ...
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    Ploughing on: The faces and insecurities of Singapore’s elderly working poor

    The poverty rate has been rising among the working elderly, one study shows. Why do seniors here feel the need to work for long hours and low pay, ...
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    Orphan's poignant photos capture life in shelter for unwanted disabled kids

    Abandoned by parents, the orphans are each other's family – but “please, don’t ever pity us” says 24-year-old Tian Hua Hua who captures their ...
  8. Chee Soon Juan, Murali Pillai shaking hands

    Bukit Batok by-election: Candidates take different tacks in campaign push

    People's Action Party's Murali Pillai talks about plans to help residents while Singapore Democratic Party chief Chee Soon Juan raises more ...
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    Which US presidential hopefuls should Asia worry about?

    In a commentary, George Washington University don Michael Brown sums up the worldviews of the five candidates, which could mean continuity in ...
  10. Posters of Chee Soon Juan and Murali Pillai in Bukit Batok

    Confusion over Neighbourhood Renewal Programme due to ‘basic misunderstanding’

    Town councils, not Government agencies, responsible for proposing and implementing plans “from start to finish”, says the People’s Action Party.