Close-up of Mr. Lim Boon Heng, former Secretary-General of the National Trades Union Congress

 

Title
Close-up of Mr. Lim Boon Heng, former Secretary-General of the National Trades Union Congress
Description
This is a close-up of Mr. Lim Boon Heng (林文兴), Secretary-General of the Central Committee of the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) from October 1993 to December 2006. He was Executive at Neptune Orient Lines (1970-1980); Member (1981-1983), Assistant Secretary-General (1983-1987) and later Deputy Secretary-General (1987-Sep 1991) of the Central Committee of the NTUC; Deputy Speaker of Parliament (1989-1991); Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry (Sep 1991-Jul 1993); Second Minister for Trade and Industry (Jul-Oct 1993); Minister without Portfolio (Oct 1993-2001); Minister for the Prime Minister's Office (Jul-Oct 1993, 2001 to date); Chairman of the National Productivity and Quality Council and the National Productivity Board (Oct 1991-1996) and its successor the Productivity and Standards Board or PSB (Apr 1996-2002) and subsequently Standards Productivity and Innovation Board or SPRING Singapore (Apr 2002-Mar 2003); Chairman of the People's Action Party Central Executive Committee (Dec 2004 to date); and PAP Member of Parliament for Kebun Baru (1980-1991), Ulu Pandan (1991-1997), Bukit Timah GRC (1997-2001) and Jurong GRC (2001 to date). Title devised by Library staff.
Source
Taken from book Souvenir magazine 2000 : Singapore Shell Employees' Union, page 5