Last Updated: Jan 15 2009 - Able2Act


Biography for Ting Pek Khiing

First Name: Ting Pek
Last Name: Khiing
Title: Executive Chairman
Company: Ekran Berhad
Country: Malaysia
Date of Birth: 20/02/1945
Place of Birth: Bintangor, Sibu, Sarawak
Spouses: Wong Sui Choo (current)
Education: Sarawak Senior Cambridge
CV: Upon completing his education, he worked for his father, a trader in oranges. With some savings, he tried his hand at some construction jobs, tendering for JKR jobs mainly small ones.Later on, Ting moved from fulfilling small jobs to building schools and houses for plantation workers.1967 He started his business in Miri, then moved to Sibu. Today he operates from Kuching, Sarawak.1977 He formed Woodhouse Sendirian Berhad.1977 Chairman, Woohouse Group of Companies.Jan 25, 1992 Executive Chairman, Ekran Berhad.Jan 9, 1995 Executive Chairman, PWE Industries Berhad.Jul 19, 1993- Dec 26, 1997 Executive Chairman, Pacific Chemicals Berhad.Aug 1995 Executive Chairman, Wembley Industries Holdings Berhad.Nov 1, 1995 Executive Chairman, Granite Industries Berhad.Nov 1995 Ting, in a joint venture with the Sabah and Sarawak Governments, has established Saeage Airlines, Malaysia's latest airline.Tan Sri Ting has also set a target of building at least 10,000 hotel rooms in Malaysia and also in Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei, southern Philippines and Sulawesi and Kalimantan in Indonesia.Executive Chairman, Bakun Hydro Electric Corporation Berhad (BHEC). May 1994 Bakun Management Sendirian Director Berhad.Jun 2003 Plaza Rakyat Sdn Bhd Executive ChairmanMay 2004 Global Uphill Sendirian Owner Berhad.
Awards: Sep 12, 1992 P.G.B.K. Panglima Gemilang Bintang Kenyalang, Sarawak. DatukJun 1994 P.S.M. Panglima Setia Mahkota, Agong. Tan SriMar 9, 1996 D.P.M.S. Dato' Paduka Mahkota Selangor, Selangor. Dato'Feb 23, 1997 D.H.M.S. Datuk Paduka Seri Setia Sultan Abdul Halim Muadzam Shah, Kedah. Dato' Paduka
Compilation by Silobreaker
Although Silobreaker has relied on what it regards as reliable sources while compiling the content herein, Silobreaker cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness, integrity or quality of such content and no responsibility is accepted by Silobreaker in respect of such content. Readers must determine for themselves what reliance they should place on the compiled content herein.

Related Stories

First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

TYT: State creates opportunities for all

KUCHING: The feeling of fear among the races in Sarawak in being left behind is long gone as the state generates enough opportunities for everyone, said Head of State His Excellency Tun Pehin Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud at a hi-tea session in conjunction ... [Published New Sarawak Tribune - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

CM urges locals to grab opportunities in O&G sector

LAWAS: Sarawakians are urged to capitalise on the opportunities, jobs or otherwise, available in the oil and gas (O&G) sector which is one of the major sources of income for the country.This was pointed out by Chief Minister Tan Sri Datuk Amar Haji Adenan ... [Published New Sarawak Tribune - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

‘Fly Jalur Gemilang’ campaign launched

KAPIT: Kapit Resident, Fedrick John George officiated at the launching of fly the Jalur Gemilang campaign for Kapit Division that was held at the lobby of the State Office Complex at Jalan Bleteh, here on Monday afternoon.The campaign to fly Jalur Gemilang ... [Published New Sarawak Tribune - 2 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Bruno Manser honoured on his 60th birthday

11:34AM Aug 25, 2014By Dukau Papau Bruno Manser, who was Sarawak’s most wanted man in the 1990s  and went missing in the tropical rainforests inhabited by the Penan community in the Upper Baram area has been a rare honour.A team of Swiss scientists have ... [Published Suara Sarawak - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Adenan: We’re not happy with 5pct oil royalty

11:40AM Aug 27, 2014By Dukau Papau Sarawak Chief Minister Adenan Satem is not happy about the five percent royalty it has been receiving for the past 39 years for oil and gas tapped from that state."We are not satisfied with the five percent. We want ... [Published Suara Sarawak - 5 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Bad road usage blamed for most accidents

KUCHING: Until July this year, 235 Sarawakians had perished in road accidents, but poor infrastructure was likely not the main cause.This is because statistics show the road accident fatality rate in Sarawak is actually lower than the national rate. It ... [Published thestar.com.my - 9 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Sarawak Oil Palm’s Q2 pre-tax profit rises to RM48.41m

KUALA LUMPUR: Sarawak Oil Palm Bhd’s pre-tax profit for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 surged to […] ... [Published MySarawak - 13 hours ago]
Entities: Palm oil, Kuala Lumpur
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Regas: Sarawak an important market for premium vehicles

KUCHING: Regas Premium Auto, which officially opened its doors yesterday to a new BMW, MINI and BMW Motorrad […] ... [Published MySarawak - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Sarawak to emulate Victorian approach to early childhood education

MELBOURNE: Sarawak will develop a strategic plan to emulate Victoria’s approach to early childhood education.For that reason, a Sarawak delegation was here to compare, benchmark and study the best practices, policies and models in Australia for application ... [Published Borneo Post Online - 15 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 4 reports

Shell discovers gas off Malaysia

Shell made a gas discovery at the deepwater Majoram-1 well 180km off the Malaysia coast.The Marjoram-1 well is located in Block SK318, in 800m of water.Shell says the addition of new natural gas resources this year ensures the company is able to continue ... [Published Offshore Engineer - 19 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

MAS Unions From Sarawak Rebuke Negative Remarks

KUCHING, Aug 26 (Bernama) -- Two Malaysia Airlines (MAS) unions from Sarawak today rebuked negative remarks from some quarters who blamed the dismal performance of the national carrier on unions' insensitivity towards the transformation plan introduced ... [Published Bernama - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Sarawak property market booming, says Sheda

Extract from Borneo Post (23/8/2014)Sarawak Housing and Real Estate Developers’ Association (Sheda) president Zaidi Ahmad disclosed that the demand for properties has far exceeded supply.“Over the last few years, the property market in Sarawak has experienced ... [Published Thinkproperty.my - Aug 26 2014]
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Do Sabah and Sarawak really want to leave Malay... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Aug 23 2014]
Two prominent East Malaysian politicians have attempted to play down the desire expressed by some people for Sabah and Sarawak to leave Malaysia, but an academic and expert on the subject says the sentiment is fuelling an actual movement 51 years after ...
[SPEECH] Anwar Ibrahim On The Occasion of Saraw... [Published Anwar Ibrahim - Jul 23 2014]
Speech by Anwar Ibrahim on the occasion of Sarawak’s 51st Year of Independence on July 22, 2014 A brief history of Sarawak reconstructed In a leading text on Sarawak history, Steven Runciman, the English expert on Byzantine studies and a contemporary ...
More seats in Sabah and Sarawak won’t help the ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Feb 15 2014]
Any plan to increase the number of seats for Sabah and Sarawak will benefit politicians from the two states, but not the people, a political scientist said today.Dr Wong Chin Huat said instead, there should be more decentralisation from Putrajaya and ...
Sarawak’s ‘status’ with KL is what counts [Published Hornbill Unleashed - Jun 09 2014]
Joe Fernandez The Chief Minister should not distract from the continued participation of Sarawak in the so-called Federation with the peninsula. Sabah Sarawak PeopleSarawak Chief Minister Adenan Satem has pledged to invoke immigration powers to bar “extremists, ...
Barred from Sarawak - Horses’ Mouths – 26 March... [Published Harakahdaily - Mar 26 2014]
My message to Adenan (Sarawak chief minister Adenan Satem) is simple. Tell us early who you do not want to let in. You doing this is making us (Sarawak) the laughing stock of the world by not levelling...   Read more... ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...

Audio/Video

sort by: Date | Relevance
Families of passengers on missing Malaysia airc... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Mar 11 2014]
China urges Malaysia to speed up plane search [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Mar 10 2014]
Malaysia plane search widens [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Mar 11 2014]
Malaysia to issue death certificates in missing... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 20 2014]
Blame game over Malaysia plane crash [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 19 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
GT Advanced Technologies Signs Agreement to Sup... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Mar 11 2014]
Supportive Government Policies and Fuel-Efficie... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 20 2014]
Frost & Sullivan: Healthcare Investor Focus on ... [Published Financial Services - Aug 25 2014]
Acquisition [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jun 13 2014]
Retail Banking Country Profile: Malaysia [Published Financial Services - Jul 07 2014]
1 2 3 4 5
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.