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Chinese New Year preparations

Monday 8 February 2016 marks the start of the Year of the Monkey in the Chinese calendar.

And for Chinese families all over the world, there is a lot to do, plan and buy.

The BBC's Leisha Chi went to Chinatown in Singapore to find out more.

  • 05 Feb 2016
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