Chua Mui Hoong

Associate Editor

She has been with the paper since 1991 and covered every election in Singapore since then, except the 2001 General Election when she was in the United States doing her Master’s in Public Administration at Harvard University. In her salad days, she was an English literature graduate from Cambridge University. 

She was the Straits Times Opinion editor from 2011 till Oct 2020, and is now associate editor. She writes a weekly column on Singapore issues on Fridays.