Yummy Fare for care-givers

1 May 2003, Straits Times

Dinner for staff at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) this evening will be black pepper chicken, shrimps with bean curd, breaded scallops and cabbage with sweet pepper, rounded off with a dessert of mango pudding.

Foundation donated $500,000

27 Apr 2003, Straits Times

The Tan Foundation, founded by banker and philanthropist Tan Chin Tuan, donated $500,000 to the Courage Fund yesterday.

Banker with a generous touch

24 Nov 2002, Straits Times

If you are lucky enough to have regular lunches with a bank chairman, you can count on getting his solid advice on money matters.

Tan Chin Tuan buys Grange Court for $23.4m

19 Jul 2001, Business Times

Former OCBC chairman Tan Chin Tuan and his family have bought Grange Court for $23.4 million and plan to occupy the seven apartments and penthouse in the freehold block.

Solid as a rock: TCT had a granite vision for his bank’s flagship

17 Feb 2001, Straits Times

Magnificent Obsession, starring Rock Hudson, was a 1954 Hollywood movie whose title also happened to be how former OCBC chairman Tan Chin Tuan described his passion to build his bank’s flagship, the OCBC Centre.

Openness to talent ‘helped OCBC rise’

23 Dec 2000, Straits Times

OCBC Bank’s readiness to bring in top-calibre people with no links to the bank or its major shareholders was a key to its success, Deputy Prime Minister Tony Tan said yesterday.