ANC’s Cathy Yang named Best News Anchor at Asian Academy Creative Awards


Posted at Dec 05 2019 10:37 PM | Updated as of Dec 12 2019 02:11 AM

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MANILA — ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC) anchor Cathy Yang has added another feather to her cap as she was recognized Thursday at the Asian Academy Creative Awards in Singapore.

Yang was named Best News Anchor for the business news program “Market Edge.” 

She was among the 20 recipients of awards on the first night of the annual event, which honors “the best of the best from the region’s content industry.”

A multi-awarded journalist, Yang also anchors ANC’s “Business Nightly” and hosts “The Boss.”

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In the late ‘90s, Yang anchored ANC’s “Stock Market Live” and ABS-CBN Channel 2’s “Usapang Business” with Ces Drilon.

She later left the country to anchor for Bloomberg TV Asia-Pacific based in Tokyo. 

She worked for Reuters TV and CCTV (China Central TV) in Hong Kong, where she was based until her return to ANC in 2015.