AWANI Review, fronted by Cynthia Ng, is a series of in-depth conversations with industry captains, entrepreneurs and emerging leaders shaping the future of business and the society. The show delves into leadership and management strategies, while offering viewers a peek into little-known sides of the personalities, including how they beat the odds to launch successful companies. AWANI Review broadcasts every Saturday at 10.30pm. Watch the show on Channel 501 AWANI, Astro Go (On Demand VOD) and YouTube Astro AWANI.


Cynthia Ng is an anchor, editor and journalist at Astro AWANI. She anchors AWANI 7.45, the channel's prime time news program. She is also the anchor and producer of AWANI Review, the channel’s English-language talk show featuring leading corporate personalities and entrepreneurs.
Prior to Astro AWANI, she was a reporter for Bloomberg TV Malaysia covering market and business developments.
Her years in the broadcasting world has led to many opportunities to interview various industry chiefs, including from Petronas, AirAsia, KWAP, Alibaba, Citigroup, Qatar Airways, Lazada, Sunway, EcoWorld, Telekom Malaysia, among others. Her most recent engagements puts her face to face with the IMF Chief Christine Lagarde and Malaysia's 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong.
As an experienced journalist, Cynthia covered business and general news extensively, including the breaking stories of MH370 and MH17. Cynthia has broad experience covering elections, including Malaysia’s 14th General Elections.
Cynthia also closely follows the development of Malaysia’s digital economy, with a particular interest in SMEs, startups and social enterprises. She is excited about the potential of technology and innovation in delivering real social impact.