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HONG KONG BILLIONAIRE DONATES ENTIRE FORTUNE TO CHARITY, NONE FOR CHILDREN

Hong Kong hotelier and real estate entrepreneur Yu Pang-lin, who was named the most generous donor on the Hurun philanthropy list for five consecutive years, died on Saturday at Peking University Shenzhen Hospital. He was 93. The founder of the Yu Pang-lin Foundation dedicated to healthcare, education and disaster relief, Yu donated his entire fortune to charity.

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BILLIONAIRE PETER LIM BUILDS ENTIRE 11-STOREY CONDOMINIUM FOR FAMILY

EVEN for the ultra rich, condo living still means having to share facilities like pools and tennis courts with neighbours. Unless you're billionaire Peter Lim, that is. Mr Lim, his wife Cherie and his 85-year-old mother have an entire 11-storey condo - and pool - at Ardmore Park to themselves. No noisy neighbours, no barking dogs, no learner trumpeters practising in the apartment next door. The family occupy an apartment close to 4,000 sq ft at the Abelia condo while the other three maisonettes and a 5,000 sq ft penthouse sit empty, although there is a security guard.

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NTU PRC SCHOLAR BECOMES CHINA'S NEW TECH BILLIONAIRE

In Steven’s telling, Leo planted the seeds for GG when they met for snacks. It was 2006, and both of them were foreign students at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Steven was curious about Leo because he was reputably the top WarCraft player in university, plus he ran its esports club.

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SG’s high social inequality a result of elitist policies

I don’t feel any love or compassion from them. I have not had an inkling of visceral or intellectual contribution by them. In fact, no one has ever shown me the link between their existence in Singapore and the benefits for Singaporeans. In contrast, a snapshot of a society with a benign GINI is Sweden: Concerning the public sphere, there is a strong sense of community and high levels of civic participation in Sweden, where 92% of people believe that they know someone they could rely on in time of need, slightly higher than the OECD average of 90%.

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Billionaire Adelson seeks land to expand Marina Bay Sands

Las Vegas Sands has asked the Singapore authorities for more land to increase rooms at its Marina Bay Sands resort by about 60 per cent after facing almost full occupancy, billionaire Chairman Sheldon Adelson said yesterday. The world’s biggest casino operator plans to add 1,500 rooms to the 2,563-room resort, Mr Adelson said at a briefing here. It will also add meeting rooms, ballrooms and exhibition spaces to the US$6 billion (S$7.65 billion) project and largest hotel in Singapore when the Government releases more land, he said.

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Singaporean Billionaire Peter Lim promises $85m chest for Valencia

Singaporean billionaire Peter Lim has pledged to spend 50 million euros (S$85 million) on new signings for Spanish football club Valencia during the January transfer window. He was quoted in Spanish daily AS as saying: "I hope my offer is accepted. Forty million euros for signings seem too small for me. I have 50 million euros to spend this month

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