She joined the paper in 2013. In 2012, while with The Business Times, she won the Securities Investors Association of Singapore award for Financial Story of the Year.  She worked in the United States from 1999 to 2010, winning numerous awards, including the Pulitzer Newspapers award of Excellence for outstanding local journalism in 2005 on the Sundance Film Festival, and Associated Press awards including one in 2009 on rising mortgage fraud as the sub-prime crisis intensified, while at the Daily Herald in Utah.  She covered stock markets and commodities for Dow Jones Newswires in Hong Kong and Singapore from 1994 to 1997.