Angie Tan

Angie Tan is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight.

E-mail: [email protected]


Tuesday, 26 Oct 2021 07:00 AM

Open communication can prevent teenage suicides, say experts

Be present for them and allow them to express feelings openly.

Open communication can prevent teenage suicides, say experts

Wednesday, 20 Oct 2021 07:00 AM

Strong family ties key to solving sex addiction in teens, therapists say

Children who perceive a lack of love at home more prone to developing sexual problems, they say. 

Strong family ties key to solving sex addiction in teens, therapists say

Sunday, 17 Oct 2021 07:00 AM

Teoh Beng Hock’s family to sue police after task force snub

Cops ‘didn’t get the job done’ in 12-year probe, Lee Lan says.

Teoh Beng Hock’s family to sue police after task force snub

Friday, 15 Oct 2021 11:00 AM

Johor Baru businesses look forward to reopening of Malaysia-Singapore border

Local economy dependent on spending by Singaporeans, Malaysians working in republic.

Johor Baru businesses look forward to reopening of Malaysia-Singapore border

Monday, 11 Oct 2021 07:00 AM

Restaurant owners gear up for year-end gatherings

Many hoping festive season will bring back the crowd.

Restaurant owners gear up for year-end gatherings


Saturday, 02 Oct 2021 07:00 AM

12MP goal of high-income status meaningless if wealth gap persists, economists say

Achievement of goal unlikely, in any case, they say.

12MP goal of high-income status meaningless if wealth gap persists, economists say

Saturday, 25 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Green groups, local authorities see red over litterbugs at tourist sites

They call on the authorities to come up with stricter regulations to curb pollution as ‘revenge tourism’ gets underway.

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Green groups, local authorities see red over litterbugs at tourist sites

Thursday, 23 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Complaints bureaus report explosion in naked chat scams

Unwitting victims persuaded to strip for sexy conversation, then threatened with exposure to friends, family.

Complaints bureaus report explosion in naked chat scams

Wednesday, 22 Sep 2021 11:00 AM

Opticians warn of increasing myopia in children due to online learning

Specialists say cases of children requiring glasses have almost doubled in 12 months.

Opticians warn of increasing myopia in children due to online learning

Saturday, 18 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Vendors dismiss fears one can catch Covid by touching fruits, vegetables

Necessary precautions taken against the virus, reps say.

Vendors dismiss fears one can catch Covid by touching fruits, vegetables

Friday, 17 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Loan sharks menace desperate owners of Covid-hit businesses

Majority of borrowers are women in beauty industry..

Loan sharks menace desperate owners of Covid-hit businesses

Wednesday, 15 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Parents, teachers support extending school term to March

Physical classes more conducive to learning than virtual schooling, they say. 

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Parents, teachers support extending school term to March

Sunday, 12 Sep 2021 11:00 AM

Popularity of mooncakes wanes amid Covid gloom

Winter is here for sellers of the traditional Chinese confection during the Mid-Autumn Festival.

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Popularity of mooncakes wanes amid Covid gloom

Monday, 06 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Families put livelihood over education

Many in lower income group take their children out of school to ease their financial burden, educationists and elected reps say.

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Families put livelihood over education

Wednesday, 01 Sep 2021 07:00 AM

Nearly half of night market traders in Klang Valley opt to delay reopening stalls, say groups

High number of Covid-19 cases, yet to complete vaccination course, among reasons many are wary of resuming business.

Nearly half of night market traders in Klang Valley opt to delay reopening stalls, say groups