Lunch With Sumiko

Lunch With Sumiko: How a gift of Khong Guan assorted biscuits changed Minister Masagos Zulkifli's life

Minister Masagos Zulkifli believes in the power of teamwork

A tin of Khong Guan assorted biscuits was the reason Mr Masagos Zulkifli became an engineer.

When he was about eight years old, his father, a telephone technician, fell ill and his supervisor from work visited him at their home.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on September 30, 2018, with the headline 'To go far, you need to go together'. Print Edition | Subscribe