Singapore Tonight

Singapore Tonight

Singapore Tonight
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Singapore Tonight

Thu 15 Nov 2018

Between the Lines

A look at the day's events in Singapore with interviews, analysis and a snapshot of how the business day evolved.

Weekdays 10 – 11pm (SIN/HK)
Weekends 10 – 10.30pm (SIN/HK)



Presenters:

Presenter

Dawn Tan

Dawn Tan co-hosts Singapore Tonight, Channel NewsAsia’s flagship primetime local news programme, and Money Mind, a weekly feature on personal finance.

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Dawn Tan

Dawn Tan co-hosts Singapore Tonight, Channel NewsAsia’s flagship primetime local news programme, and Money Mind, a weekly feature on personal finance.

In her years with the Channel, Dawn has anchored coverage of key national events including a LIVE interview show with Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Ask the Prime Minister in 2014. She also co-anchored Singapore’s General Elections results show in 2015. Dawn also helmed Channel NewsAsia’s LIVE coverage of the Swearing-In Ceremony for Singapore’s 8th President in 2017.

Dawn has interviewed notable personalities in her career including the late actor and humanitarian, Sir Peter Ustinov, Singapore’s President SR Nathan, Former Philippine President Gloria Magacapal Arroyo, and the pioneer of Soul Music, Ray Charles.

Her media career began when she and several enterprising friends started London’s first free bilingual magazine as Editor during her university years. She has more than 18 years’ experience as a writer, and worked for Euromoney in Britain, before returning to Singapore to join The Business Times at Singapore Press Holdings.

Dawn is an accomplished writer with nine published titles to her name. Her first book was a controversial bestseller Khameleon: The Elyamani Khamis Story, written in 1993.

An alumnus of Raffles Junior College, Dawn later studied The History of Art, Design and Film at The University of Middlesex in the UK.

When Dawn is not travelling the globe, trekking the Himalayan foothills in search of Bengal tigers and Asiatic elephants, she enjoys Ashtanga yoga, Krav Maga and goes everywhere with her camera.

You can follow Dawn on Twitter: @DawnTanCNA

Presenter

John Leong

John currently co-hosts Singapore Tonight, Channel NewsAsia’s flagship primetime local news programme.

 

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John Leong

John currently co-hosts Singapore Tonight, Channel NewsAsia’s flagship primetime local news programme.

Prior to this, John was a senior reporter on the Singapore Desk where he often reported on-location to produce exclusive local content for all the Mediacorp news channels.

Some of the more memorable events John covered include the AirAsia Crash in 1997, the passing of Singapore’s founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew in 2015, and the Singapore General Election later that year.

In a broadcast career spanning nine years, John has reported for radio and television, including at the former regional sports cable channel, ESPN Starsports where he formerly covered the regional football beat.

John graduated from the University of Queensland, Australia with a Bachelor of Journalism in 2008.

Outside of the newsroom, football is always on the agenda for John. Rarely a Sunday goes by without him slugging it out on a football pitch with his team.

You can follow John on Twitter: @JohnLeongCNA

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