2011 Recipients

recipient2011 teo woon tiong

Business China
Excellence Award

Teo Woon Tiong (Y.C. Chang) Executive Chairman, Pacific International Lines

A far-sighted visionary, the 93 year-old shipping magnate of Pacific International Lines pioneered cargo services that brought Chinese goods to the rest of the world in the 1960s. He continues to enhance our bilateral exchange with China by facilitating the visits of Chinese delegations to Singapore. He has given generously to disaster relief and education in Greater China. Despite his success, he remains humble and is well respected by many.

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recipient2011 ntu mayorsclass

Business China
Enterprise Award

Nanyang Technological University (Mayors’ Class)

This prestigious programme grooms China’s future leaders. More than 1000 Chinese government officials have graduated from this unique course that promotes knowledge sharing and cultural exchanges between Singapore and China’s senior government officials in economic and public administration. It is a fertile ground for fostering new initiatives and deepening long-term relations between the two countries.

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recipient2011 han yong hong

Business China
Young Achiever Award

Han Yong Hong Lianhe Zaobao, Beijing Chief Correspondent

A passionate Lianhe Zaobao journalist whose objective and incisive reports on China has won her admiration from readers in Singapore, China and South East Asia. After the Sichuan earthquake in 2008, she was one of the first foreign reporters to enter the epi-centre, Yingxiu Town.

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Key Dates

  • 15 Apr 2021 Calling for Nominations
  • 9 June 2021 Nominations Close
  • Jun - Oct 2021 Judging
  • 8 Nov 2021 Awards Ceremony



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