Biography of the Author Say Xiangyu

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Say Xiangyu

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

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  1. Community nurse with Kek Eh Nau, 79

    ‘We can tell them life is still worth living’: The community nurse who helps keep the elderly out of hospital

    For Chinatown’s chronically-ill seniors, nurses like 27-year-old Chua Yu Ru - who make their rounds not in a hospital but in HDB blocks – are ...
  2. 12 hours in the life of a police investigator
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    12 hours in the life of a police investigator

    From handling victims of assault, to hunting down suspects - these are some of the things investigation officers from the Singapore Police ...
  3. Muhamad Ridhwan Ahmad is the first Singaporean boxer to become a professional world champion.

    The Singaporean boxer who wouldn’t quit, in the ring and in business

    Despite lacking a manager, fighting a contract battle and almost throwing in the towel, Muhamad Ridhwan is still in the game, driven by his dreams ...
  4. Station Inspector Zulkiflee Mohamed is a Land Division investigation officer from Tanglin Division.

    Inside the world of a Singapore police investigator

    Istana incidents, mindless crimes and long hours are just some of the things Station Inspector Zulkiflee Mohamed faces on the job. CNA Insider ...
  5. Seng Choon Farm produces 600,000 eggs daily from its 850,000 hens.

    Inside the high-tech operations of Singapore’s largest egg farm

    Seng Choon Farm has turned to automation in a big way, and CNA Insider gets an exclusive inside look at a few things Singaporeans don't know when ...
  6. Who mourns the elderly poor when they die alone? This compassionate 80-year-old does.

    The 80-year-old who cares for the lonely elderly poor, in life and death

    Lim Hang Chung founded a welfare society to provide Chinese medical services, and then realised he could do much more by giving those in need a ...
  7. CCAG eco-dining main

    The truth behind 'sustainably fished' and 'organic' labels

    Organic veggies, certified sustainable seafood and farm-to-table dining are all the green rage in Singapore – but are they as earth-friendly as ...
  8. maxwell hospital main

    The forgotten hospital off Maxwell Road

    It houses Singapore’s oldest lift, was a healing place for the poor, and has been called an architectural gem. Few know how this building behind ...
  9. With enough personal information publicly available about someone, he or she could be impersonated.

    Why cybercriminals are stalking your social media accounts

    Are people giving away too much about themselves that it could come back to hurt them? The programme Why It Matters discovers how easy it is to ...
  10. Life as an adult with special needs
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    07:25minutes

    Life as an adult with special needs

    Holding a job. Saving money. Getting in trouble with the law. Life's more complicated for an adult with special needs - and for an anxious mum ...