China's first community spread of Omicron variant: China Perspective Ep 28

Published Date: 11-01-2022

Synopsis: The Straits Times analyses the latest developments in China in this weekly podcast. Dr Oh Ei Sun, Senior Fellow at Singapore Institute of International Affairs, stands in for The Straits Times' China bureau chief Tan Dawn Wei, who is on leave. He chats with Money FM 89.3's Elliot Danker and Bharati Jagdish about the following points: Highlights (click/tap above): 00:51 China's first community spread of the Omicron variant ahead of the Winter Olympics  02:53 Progress of the Chinese own messenger RNA (mRNA) Covid-19 vaccine 06:07 Wide-ranging crackdown in China on private enterprises 07:49 Sri Lanka President's request for China to help restructure its debt repayment Produced by: Tan Dawn Wei (, The Breakfast Huddle, Money FM 89.3 & Fa'izah Sani Edited by: Dan Koh Subscribe to our Asian Insider Podcast channel to follow our various shows each week and rate us on your favourite audio apps: Channel: Apple Podcasts: Google Podcasts:  Spotify: SPH Awedio app: Website: Feedback to: Read Tan Dawn Wei's stories: Register for Asian Insider newsletter: --- Discover more ST podcast series: Green Pulse Podcast: Health Check Podcast: ST Sports Talk Podcast: #PopVultures Podcast: Bookmark This! Podcast: Lunch With Sumiko Podcast: Discover BT Podcasts: Follow our shows then, if you like short, practical podcasts!

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