Former OCBC Bank chairman dies

14 Nov 2005, The New Paper

PHILANTHROPIST and former OCBC Bank chairman Tan Chin Tuan died yesterday, aged 98.

NUS gets largest donation of $29m from ex-banker

16 Mar 2005, Straits Times

THE National University of Singapore received its single largest donation yesterday – $29 million from former OCBC chairman Tan Chin Tuan – giving its fund-raising efforts a major boost as it moves towards greater autonomy.

TCT and the success of OCBC

24 Oct 2004, Lianhe Zaobao

TCT and the success of OCBC

24 Oct 2004, Lianhe Zaobao

It is hard to believe that the establishment of a modern banking institution could be traced to the destiny and efforts of two Chinese bankers, and that a bank formed from the merger of three small banks would become the epitome of success for Chinese banks.

Penthouse view for former banker Tan Chin Tuan

9 Sep 2004, Business Times

Penthouse view for former banker Tan Chin Tuan. He’s building 20-storey block behind his landmark Cairnhill bungalow.

OCBC sells its stake in Raffles Investments

13 Jul 2004, Business Times

OCBC Bank is selling its 49.8 per cent stake in Raffles Investments Ltd (RIL) for 121.7 million to its former chairman Tan Chin Tuan.