Crazy Rich Asians in early Singapore’s history, The Straits Times, 26 February 2019

The Straits Times carried a commentary by Yale-NUS President Tan Tai Yong who wrote that long before Europeans arrived in Singapore, Asians were already making Singapore a hub for trade, money and ideas in the eighth century. In his piece, he traced Singapore’s development in global finance and knowledge production, and examines where Singapore and Singaporeans stand today.

 

Click here for full article