Magdalene Fung

Hong Kong Correspondent

Magdalene is The Straits Times’ Hong Kong Correspondent. She was previously a deputy foreign editor, managing daily newsroom operations and producing in-depth features and data-driven graphics covering topics including the Ukraine war, the global battle against Covid-19 and “invisible” communities on the fringes of societies across Asia. Prior to joining The Straits Times, she was a markets editor at Bloomberg and a China news editor at the South China Morning Post. Her projects have picked up multiple global accolades, including a Human Rights Press Award.