Biography of the Author Peh Yuxin

Peh Yuxin

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. racial harmony day

    New debate on race, racism in Singapore tackles call-out culture and ‘Chinese privilege’

    Is a ‘loud’ conversation on race occurring now because Singapore’s racial harmony is worsening? When and how should people be called out on racism?
  2. Talking Point host Steven Chia ate fried chicken daily for a fortnight.

    This is what happens if you eat too much fried chicken

    Talking Point host Steven Chia puts his health on the line again, this time as he digs into Singapore’s love affair with fried chicken. Is there a ...
  3. At least eight in 10 probationers are under the age of 21. Some of them are electronically tagged.

    ‘I regret committing crime’: Inside the Probation Service and lives of youth offenders

    When the courts decide to keep young offenders out of jail, it is up to one team to find out how they can be rehabilitated. CNA gets an ...
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    10 ways to slash your bill as water and electricity prices rise

    From recycling water from the washing machine, to switching to LEDs, Talking Point gets expert tips to help three households reduce their ...
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    The monstrous scale of plastic bag wastage in Singapore

    Do Singaporeans know the extent of the resources needed to fuel their plastic bag usage, and the amount of bags that is wasted? Talking Point ...
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    Underage smokers: The ease of getting cigarettes put to the test

    A third of smokers aged 18 to 21 started when they were 14 or younger. Talking Point goes undercover to find out how easy it is for teens to get ...
  7. Ms Diana Ser immersed herself as a teacher's assistant in two pre-schools for a week.

    Why it's still so hard to have more early childhood educators in Singapore

    The clock is ticking for the pre-school sector, with an extra 3,000 teachers needed by 2020. Despite steps to make the profession more attractive, ...
  8. Intimate images are being leaked online without consent, invading privacy and destroying lives.

    The rise of non-consensual porn in Singapore, and the battle to stem its spread

    Violated by image-based sexual abuse, some of these women are finding ways to do more than just damage control. The programme Undercover Asia ...
  9. Talking Point host Steven Chia asks three youngsters how they feel about their parents 'sharenting'.

    Embarrassing and risky: When parents share too much of their children online

    ‘Sharenting’ has become a social phenomenon, but what do youngsters have to say about it? What is at stake? Talking Point finds out.
  10. TP durian glut 4

    Dirt cheap today, will mao shan wang durians get scarce next year as China muscles in?

    Malaysia’s durian glut has led to even the premium mao shan wang hitting a low of S$10 a kg, but the good times may soon be over, as programme ...