Biography of the Author Christy Yip

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Christy Yip

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  1. covid msian worker 12

    Stuck in Singapore: 24 hours with a Malaysian technician

    On Mar 17, as Malaysia prepared to close its borders amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Sumon Nuam and around 100,000 other Malaysian workers chose to ...
  2. A1 food insecurity 32

    Why in a cheap food paradise, some Singaporeans are still going hungry

    A cleaner unable to work, a family with a 4-room flat, a single dad in debt – those experiencing food insecurity are more diverse than you think.
  3. Going Hungry In Singapore, A Cheap Food Paradise
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    20:08minutes

    Going Hungry In Singapore, A Cheap Food Paradise

    Singapore is famous for its cheap hawker food, including the cheapest Michelin-starred meal in the world. Why does hunger, or food insecurity, ...
  4. Feeding The Hungry, And How To Do It Better | Special Report, Part 2/2
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    19:54minutes

    Feeding The Hungry, And How To Do It Better | Special Report, Part 2/2

    In a 2018 paper, at least 125 food assistance groups were identified in Singapore. Yet, there are folks in need who still get infrequent or no ...
  5. Becoming Singaporean: What It's Like To Grow Up In A Filipino Migrant Family
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    08:58minutes

    Becoming Singaporean: What It's Like To Grow Up In A Filipino Migrant Family

    Crish and Carl Cruz arrived in Singapore with their parents and younger siblings in 2007, from their native Philippines. Over the years they've ...
  6. A2 food insecurity 23

    Pulling together in creative ways, to better feed food insecure Singaporeans

    There are over a hundred food assistance groups helping the needy. But why are good intentions sometimes falling short of meeting needs – and can ...
  7. Cruz family 2

    Becoming Singaporean: In the shoes of a Filipino migrant family

    ​​​​​​​Andre and Vicky Cruz moved to Singapore with their four children in 2007. Here’s how a family faced challenges with open minds and resolve, ...
  8. Hunger virus 3

    ‘Heartened by Singaporeans’ public spiritedness’: Food charities get wave of help following appeal

    Individuals are stepping up to help get food out to the needy, after corporate groups stop volunteering. But shrinking coffers worry the food ...
  9. Daryl Lim showing that there's more to a career in gaming than playing.

    Alien language? Shoutcasters like Daryl Lim are the voices of e-sports tournaments

    The spotlight may be on the gamers gunning for million-dollar prizes, but the little-known shoutcaster is the one tasked with fuelling viewership.
  10. The voice behind e-sports
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    05:20minutes

    The voice behind e-sports

    Whether it’s the League of Legends World Championships, International Dota 2 Championships or Fortnite World Cup, it's shoutcasters who help bring ...