Case Studies

Protect Your Joint Assets With heritance

A recent Straits Times article commented on a recent landmark ruling by the Singapore Court of Appeal regarding joint tenancy. When a property is held in joint tenancy, it means that the co-owner has the automatic right to inherit the property (the law of survivorship) upon the death of the other co-owner. However, the recent case […]

The Legacy of Alfred Nobel

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Every year, the Nobel Prize is awarded “to those who, during the preceding year, shall have conferred the greatest benefit on mankind.” Extracted from the will of Alfred Nobel himself dated 27 November 1895, this document has resulted in 609 Nobel Prizes awarded to 975 people and organisations from 1901 to 2021. A Swedish chemist, […]

The Legacy of Tan Kah Kee

Singapore has much to be grateful to the ‘Henry Ford of Malaysia’. Born in Jimei village in Fujian Province, China in 1874, Tan Kah Kee travelled to Singapore at the age of 16 to join his father in the family’s rice trading business. A hard and talented worker, Tan Kah Kee took over the business at the age of 18.

The Prime Story

To date, the Tans run the Prime Supermarket chain of 25 stores. Outside of Singapore, Prime Group International is a family business that consists of a modern pig farm, five Sun Island golf-cum-holiday resorts and two international schools in China.