Lianhe Zaobao, ZBSingapore, Page 8
Wednesday, 07 September, 2016
Title: Ngee Ann Kongsi donates $8.71 million to NP
Synopsis: NP received a $8.71 million donation from Ngee Ann Kongsi yesterday. The cheque presentation ceremony was graced by Dr Janil Puthucheary, Minister of State, Ministry of Education and Ministry of Communications & Information. The donated amount will be used to support local and overseas student development programmes, and disburse Student Aid Grants to help needy students. Among the new student development programmes that are funded by the Ngee Ann Kongsi include the Global Entrepreneurial Internship Programme. A total of 18 students will be heading to enterprise hubs such as Silicon Valley, Jakarta and Shanghai from next month, where they will be attached to startup companies for six months.

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