S1E28: China's first community spread of Omicron variant: China Perspective Ep 28


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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 (dawntan@sph.com.sg), The Breakfast Huddle, Money FM 89.3 & Fa'izah Sani

Edited by: Dan Koh

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1. China's first community spread of Omicron (00:00:51)

2. Progress of the Chinese own mRNA vaccine (00:02:53)

3. Wide-ranging crackdown on private enterprises (00:06:07)

4. Sri Lanka President's request for help (00:07:49)

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