Perm Sec sworn in

President Tony Tan Keng Yam presiding at the swearing-in of the Permanent Secretary for Defence Development, Ministry of Defence, Major-General (NS) Ng Chee Khern, 48, at the Istana yesterday. Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean, Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen and the President’s wife, Mrs Mary Tan, were also present at the event. 

This article was published on May 16 in The Straits Times.

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