MP Sun Xueling's new bundle of joy

Member of Parliament Sun Xueling gave birth to a daughter on Wednesday. She posted a photo of her newborn, Sophie, on Facebook yesterday afternoon. "Welcomed Baby Sophie to the family yesterday ;) Warm gratitude to the doctors and nurses who tended t
PHOTO: SUN XUELING/FACEBOOK

Member of Parliament Sun Xueling gave birth to a daughter on Wednesday. She posted a photo of her newborn, Sophie, on Facebook yesterday afternoon.

"Welcomed Baby Sophie to the family yesterday ;) Warm gratitude to the doctors and nurses who tended to me and great thanks to residents, friends and volunteers who have wished me well and supported me through this journey," the 37-year-old wrote.

Ms Sun, who is an MP for Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC, also has a three-year-old daughter, Sera.

The CEO of non-profit organisation Business China is married to an IT entrepreneur.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 18, 2016, with the headline 'MP Sun Xueling's new bundle of joy'. Print Edition | Subscribe