Lien Yeung


Lien Yeung is a host and reporter with CBC Vancouver News. She has covered stories locally and nationally from Halifax to Victoria on television, radio and online. Find her on Instagram or Twitter @LienYeung or via email at

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Goldstone Bakery closure a 'heartbreaking' blow to Vancouver's struggling Chinatown

The once popular community hub has been forced to close after more than three decades in business.

Path to ending systemic racism requires rethinking everything, say advocates

Policing, education, and deeply rooted white privilege are all areas that need change.

Early efforts by Chinese community to curb COVID-19 should be 'applauded', says B.C. doctor

Comments from infectious disease doctor come as B.C.'s city with the highest concentration of Chinese residents reports lowest infection rates on the Lower Mainland.

'I'm not going to hide': Richmond woman describes how she stood tall against alleged racist taunts

Clara Kan says she and her mother were told their face masks are 'what's wrong with society today' and to 'go back to your country' while they were out for a stroll in Richmond recently.

Small restaurants say they won't survive reopening without government help

Some owners say the quick approval of patio space to create more seating and the extension of federal subsidies for wages and rent will be key.

500,000 red tulips bloom in B.C. marking 75 years since Canadian-led liberation of Netherlands

The "timing has been impeccable" as tulips bloomed just before the Netherlands marks Liberation Day, says the son of a survivor.

B.C. opens emergency response shelter inside arena using pop-up pods

Victoria's Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre will house 45 beds for people currently living in encampments.

Schools and community groups scramble to feed students as pandemic leads to surge in demand

One principal from a school near Nakusp drives 90 minutes to deliver food hampers to students whose families are in need.

Don't park in resident-only spots in Kitsilano and Point Grey or risk a ticket

City of Vancouver will enforce parking rules to stop crowding at beaches and trails in Kitsilano and Point Grey.

Most in B.C. think they're great at physical distancing but critical of others, survey suggests

New survey shows 89 per cent of British Columbians rate themselves very high when it comes to following physical distancing but are critical of overall adherence.

'Our responsibility to care': Asian restaurants to donate thousands of meals to B.C. hospitals

More than 30 Asian restaurants form Chopsticks to Health Care Heroes campaign to deliver free meals to hospitals across the Lower Mainland.

Robert H. Lee, Vancouver real estate magnate and philanthropist, dead at 86

Chinese-Canadian was known for his community contributions, from UBC to the YMCA.

Restaurant owner targeted by coronavirus rumour bewildered by lies spread online

Lily Yung, owner of of Grand Crystal Seafood Restaurant in Burnaby's Crystal Mall, said a rumour involving an employee circulating on WeChat tanked her family's business in less than 24 hours.

Everything is a metaphor: Here's what to eat and avoid at Chinese New Year dinner

Don't cut the head off your chicken and stay away from squid. Dinnertime during Chinese New Year is filled with meaning and superstition.

Four Seasons Hotel closure brings 43-year tradition of billionaire power lunches to an end

From billionaires to politicians, Vancouver's biggest movers and shakers have had regular tables at the Four Seasons Hotel. The high-end establishment closes Monday.