Fishing for Good Luck

13 Feb 2011, The Sunday Times

Industry bigwigs tossing the traditional yu sheng, or raw fish salad, yesterday at Tan Chin Tuan Mansion for a grand Chinese New Year celebration.

Unsung Heroes

1 Feb 2011, Singapore Tatler

Sponsored by the Della Lee Foundation and the Tan Chin Tuan Foundation, the fourth Tan Chin Tuan Nursing Award for Enrolled Nurses 2010 honoured three stellar individuals, Ang Eng Hong, Lee Poh Gim and Rokiah Sulaiman.

Record $400million for NTU’s Medical School

5 Jan 2011, Straits Times

The yet-to-be opened medical school of Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has received a record donation of S$400million,  the largest contribution ever made to a tertiary institution here.

Foundations help bring discipline to philanthropy

23 Nov 2010, The New York Times

When Andy Lim returned to Singapore two years ago after studying law in Britain, he sat down with his father, the chief executive of a real estate fund management company, to discuss how the family could start making its philanthropic gifts in a more organized way.

Tête-à-tête for Scholars

1 Oct 2010, RP Rapport Newsletter

Three Republic Polytechnic students receive the inaugural Tan Chin Tuan Foundation Scholarships.

It could have been you or me: A lesson in humility and giving, from Warren Buffet and Others.

6 Aug 2010, TODAY

Recently, Mr Warren Buffet, the second richest man in the United States, published his philanthropic pledge which he committed to giving away 99 per cent of his wealth.

This was part of an initiative with Mr Bill Gates and his wife, Melinda to get hundreds of rich Americans to pledge at least 50 per cent of their wealth to charity.