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Singapore Parliament’s 10th Speaker, Tan Chuan-Jin, appointed Deputy Chairman of Mandai Park Holdings

Singapore Parliament's 10th Speaker, Tan Chuan-Jin, appointed Deputy Chairman of Mandai Park Holdings

Politician and the Singapore Parliament’s 10th Speaker, Tan Chuan-Jin, has been appointed Deputy Chairman of Mandai Park Holdings (MPH).

Mandai Park Holdings is in the process of transforming Mandai into an eco-tourism zone that will encompass the existing Night Safari, River Safari and the Singapore Zoo.

mandai-penguin-tank-bird park singapore Mandai Park Holdings

As part of the scheme, Jurong Bird Park is to be relocated and reimagined. Further pipeline plans include the creation of a brand new rainforest park, along with a nature-themed indoor attraction.

In October, premium resort and hotel chain, Banyan Tree Holdings confirmed that it will be developing a luxury resort in the region.

The MPH board is chaired by S Dhanabalan. He also serves as Chairman of Temasek Trust, and is a member of the Council of Presidential Advisers. In addition he is a member of the Presidential Council for Minority Rights.

Earlier this year, Chong Siak Ching, the National Gallery’s chief executive, was also appointed to the MPH board.

Tan Chuan-Jin took on the role of Parliamentary Speaker in September. He replaced former Speaker and current President, Halimah Yacob.

Images courtesy MPH

http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/tan-chuan-jin-mandai-park-holdings-deputy-chairman-9480880

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