Biography of the Author Anne-Marie Lim

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Anne-Marie Lim

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

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  1. Rayner Loi's start-up has developed smart waste bins to reduce food waste.

    Surviving recession: My dream is to reduce food waste. So I won’t let my start-up die

    Rayner Loi’s food-waste-tracking start-up had zero revenue at one point last year. What his investors had was faith. The 27-year-old is one of 12 ...
  2. Jake Tan, 26, thought he would have worked for other companies before starting one of his own.

    Surviving recession: I didn’t plan to start a firm after uni. COVID-19 made me do it

    Fresh graduate Jake Tan and some of his friends were unable to find work, so they made jobs for themselves. He’s one of 12 Singaporeans who shared ...
  3. How a 10-year-old raised S$250,000 for charity in one year video thumbnail
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    How a 10-year-old raised S$250,000 for charity in one year

    She's only 10, but over the past year, she's managed to raise S$250,000 for charity through online campaigns. What's Rui Jie's secret? Watch to ...
  4. Chng Rui Jie, a 10-year-old Primary Four pupil, raised S$250,000 for charity online within a year.

    A 10-year-old girl raised over S$250,000 for charity online. This is how she did it

    Chng Rui Jie started out with a desire to help hungry rabbits. With some help from her father, she has gone on to run 18 online campaigns for ...
  5. On the road with a GrabResponse driver
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    On the road with a GrabResponse driver

    The fewer calls he gets, the better it is for Singapore. Meet a Grab driver who volunteered to send suspected COVID-19 cases to hospitals. READ MORE:
  6. Keeping pre-schoolers safe in Singapore
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    Keeping pre-schoolers safe in Singapore

    How you get young children to wear a mask for long hours? How do you keep them a safe distance apart? Singapore’s kindergartens reopen on June 2 ...
  7. Losing weight through bariatric surgery
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    Losing weight through bariatric surgery

    At 212kg and with a BMI of 70, Vasoo found even walking difficult. When his weight cost him his job, he finally sought the help he needed - from a ...
  8. How a millennial boss saved his tour start-up during COVID-19
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    How a millennial boss saved his tour start-up during COVID-19

    How does a millennial boss save the start-up he's passionate about? Byron Koh quit his job last year to start a walking tour business - and then ...
  9. Looking out for grandpa with dementia
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    Looking out for grandpa with dementia

    When grandpa's dementia makes him scale a wall to sneak out and go wandering in the middle of the night - what would you do? Meet the loving ...
  10. How a millennial deals with retrenchment
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    How a millennial deals with retrenchment

    How does a millennial deal with retrenchment? Former SIA air steward Daniel Tan turned the lemons life gave him into Basque burnt cheesecakes. And ...