NTU honours former chairman Koh Boon Hwee
The Straits Times|November 27, 2021
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) paid tribute to its longest-serving chairman Koh Boon Hwee yesterday evening, against a backdrop of sharks, manta rays and other fish.
Ng Wei Kai

The event, held at Ocean Restaurant in Sentosa which has a glass wall facing an aquarium, was attended by Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat.

Mr Heng, who was Minister for Education from 2011 to 2015, said: “The standard of education and research in NTU has reached new heights, and NTU is now one of the most highly regarded universities.”

Addressing Mr Koh, he added: “You have done so well that all education ministers have refused to let you go. So you had to serve 28 years – an amazing record.”

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