Keppel donates $12 million for arts education, as it celebrates 45th anniversary
KEPPEL Corporation today marked its 45th anniversary by donating $12 million to the National Art Gallery to help educate young people about the arts.
The industrial giant announced the donation at a gala dinner tonight for about 700 people, including President Tony Tan, ambassadors, government ministers and company employees.
Keppel chairman Lee Boon Yang and chief executive Choo Chiau Beng presented the cheque to National Art Gallery representatives at the event held in the Shangri-La Hotel.
The gallery will spend the money on its upcoming art centre, which will be named the Keppel Centre for Art Education.