Resorts World Sentosa – Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay’s brainchild
Apr21

Resorts World Sentosa – Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay’s brainchild

When Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay took over the Genting Group from his late father Tan Sri Lim Goh Tong who built his empire on the gaming business, many were skeptical as to whether he could pull it off successfully. More than 10 years since he took over, the second son of the casino magnate has established a worldwide network of casinos and has invented a whole new perspective to the company. Perhaps his most notable achievement apart from...

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Quek Leng Chan- A Gambler who always wins
Apr21

Quek Leng Chan- A Gambler who always wins

Tan Sri Quek Leng chan is the co-founder of the Hong Leong Group Malaysia, one of the largest banks in the country. He is currently the sixth richest man with wealth of RM8billion. As a tycoon, Tan Sri Quek is known to be quite a gambler, where he is not afraid to take risks but have in many instances come out victorious. The Hong Leong Group is the owner and operator of Hong Leong Bank and it is much attributed to Tan Sri Quek’s...

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Things you never know about Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar Al-Bukhary and the Albukhary International University
Apr21

Things you never know about Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar Al-Bukhary and the Albukhary International University

As a visionary tycoon and the fifth richest man in Malaysia, Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar Al-Bukhary is a very low-profile man. He is does not lead an extravagant lifestyle and is still known to be a man who is friendly, remembers his roots and truly charitable. Despite his wealth of RM9.5billion, the chief of the Albukhary Foundation is one man who is always in the news for all the right reasons. Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar only finished his SPM...

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IOI flourishing under Tan Sri Lee Shin Cheng and will go on for the next generation
Apr21

IOI flourishing under Tan Sri Lee Shin Cheng and will go on for the next generation

Tan Sri Lee Shin Cheng is the man responsible for IOI Corp Berhad. In fact, the company is known for having built some of the most iconic landmarks around Malaysia most notably for the construction of IOI Shopping Mall and much of the developing Puchong residential area. The fourth richest man in Malaysia has assets worth billions of ringgit with what his success coming in through the plantation sector. As with most tycoons in...

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Public Bank is Teh Hong Piow and vice-versa
Apr21

Public Bank is Teh Hong Piow and vice-versa

Unlike many other tycoons and billionaires of Malaysia, the third richest Malaysian Tan Sri Teh Hong Piow does not lose his focus. This prominent banker used what he knew best and trained in, worked on it for years and built his empire and wealth around it. Tan Sri Teh embarked on a very unique strategy when he build Public Bank and since then, he stayed true to his philosophy and belief for more than 40 years before becoming one of...

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MEASAT Satellite Systems
Apr21

MEASAT Satellite Systems

Formerly known as Binariang Satellite Systems Sdn Bhd, Measat Satellite Systems Sdn Bhd is the satellite operator in Malaysia. Measat means Malaysia East Asia Satellite and it is the name used for all the communication satellites it operates. The company is led and managed by T Ananda Krishnan or A-K, currently the second richest man in Malaysia. Up to 2006, Measat has launched 3 geostationary satellites namely MEASAT-1, MEASAT-2 AND...

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The entertainment industry under Ananda Krishnan
Apr21

The entertainment industry under Ananda Krishnan

T Ananda Krishnan is a very popular man in Malaysia. Apart from being the second richest Malaysian, where he is only RM2 billion short of Robert Kuok, the richest man, Ananda or A-K as he is known has charted his name as the boss of Astro, the satellite television provider as well as Maxis, the leading mobile telecommunication company in Malaysia. Through his hardwork and extensive network, he has been able to build his company from...

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Shangri-La and Kerry Group
Apr21

Shangri-La and Kerry Group

The richest man in Malaysia, Robert Kuok Hock Nien is also one of the richest men in the world. Apart from his affiliation with the plantations industry where he has been previously involved with sugar and flour, some of his most prominent businesses are in the hotel industry where he owns the international Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts while he is also the chief of Kerry Group. Through Kuok Brothers Sdn Bhd, he is worth billions and...

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Interesting facts about Robert Kuok
Apr21

Interesting facts about Robert Kuok

The name Robert Kuok has been synonymous with sugar for decades. In fact, so renowned is he with this industry that he is being conferred the unofficial title of ‘Sugar King’ not only for Malaysia but in Asia as well. It was reported that Kuok had once produced and supplied up to 80% of the total sugar for Malaysia and 10% of the world’s sugar supply. That is a daunting figure by any means as the consumption of sugar is one of the...

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