Tag: Ho Ching

Why is Ho Ching’s salary still a secret? Lee Hsien Yang questions

The younger son of Singapore's founding Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Yang, is questioning the salary of Ho Ching, his estranged sister-in-law. Ho Ching has been the Chief Executive Officer of Temasek Holdings since 2002. She first joined Temasek Holdings as a Director in January 2002 then...

Lee Hsien Yang questions: Why is Ho Ching’s salary such a big secret?

After the announcement yesterday (July 9) that Temasek Holdings, Singapore’s state investment firm, reported a record net portfolio value for the last financial year, many, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s younger brother, have been asking about why its chief executive officer (CEO), Ho...

Ho Ching warns of fake news in the form of manipulated videos

The Chief Executive Officer of Temasek Holdings and wife of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Ho Ching, took to social media earlier today to warn about fake video clips. In her Facebook post, she shared a YouTube video showing how computer software can alter actual...

Prime Minister’s wife agrees that being a grandma is “one of the best blessings in the world”

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's wife, Ho Ching, shared a somewhat personal post on Facebook today, agreeing with the sentiment that being a grandmother is "one of the best blessings in the world". Her social media post comes less than a month after she and her...

Ho Ching steps down as chairman of Temasek International, but remains as Temasek Holdings’ CEO

Singapore—A statement issued from Temasek International announced that Ho Ching is stepping down as its chairman and that she will be replaced by current Chief Executive Officer Lee Theng Kiat by April. Dilhan Pillay Sandrasegara will be taking over as Temasek International’s CEO. Ms Ho...

Ho Ching suggests ways to avoid inaccurate Tamil translations on PAP brochures

Following the Tamil errors on the door hangers given out by the People’s Action Party's (PAP) non-elected Kaki Bukit branch chairman Shamsul Kamar, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Temasek Ho Ching has stepped in to offer her comments. The brochures given out had seemed to...

Ho Ching unusually active on Facebook, with poetry, health advice and words of thanks

The Chief Executive Officer of Temasek Holdings, Ho Ching, is not known for her verbosity on social media. In fact, it is the complete opposite. Her presence is marked by many posts shared on Facebook through out the day, but she rarely ever comments...

Ho Ching concurs as Bilahari Kausikan weighs in on how China can learn from Singapore

Former Singaporean diplomat Bilahari Kausikan, who is not shy about airing his views on social media, took to Facebook earlier today to weigh in on how China can learn from Singapore. Mr Bilahari shared an article published on the South China Morning Post titled, ‘Even...

Ho Ching remarks to Senior member of Mahathir’s party: “Chill, man”

Even though a supreme council member of Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad’s party, has said that Singapore will get "pain by a thousand cuts” for its position on the maritime dispute with Malaysia, Ho Ching has replied rather coolly on Facebook. The...

Ho Ching now 17th on Forbes’ Most Powerful Women list

Ho Ching, the CEO and executive director of Temasek, as well as wife of Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, is now ranked 17th on Forbes’ World’s 100 Most Powerful Women list. Ho’s 2018 ranking is 11 spots higher than last year’s. She has been...