The Singapore National Day Awards are a means of recognising various forms of merit and service to Singapore.
Topping this year’s recipients of national day honours is Mr Fock Siew Wah, Group Chairman of PSA International Pte Ltd, who is awarded the Distinguished Service Order.
Congratulations to all National Day Awards 2009 recipients.
THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE ORDER
Mr Fock Siew Wah, Group Chairman PSA International Pte Ltd
THE MERITORIOUS SERVICE MEDAL
Mr James Tan Chan Seng, Commissioner, Singapore Civil Defence Force(July 1992 to May 2009) Ministry of Home Affairs; Mrs Koh-Lim Wen Gin, Former Chief Planner andDeputy Chief Executive Officer (Physical Planning and Conservation & Urban Design), Urban Redevelopment Authority; Mr Ho Kwon Ping, Chairman Board of Trustees Singapore Management University; Mr Philip Ng Chee Tat, Chairman, Sentosa Development Corporation
(March 2001 to February 2007), Minsitry of Trade and Industry; Mr Richard Rokmat Magnus, Chairman, Casino Regulatory Authority
THE MERITORIOUS SERVICE MEDAL (MILITARY)
LG Kuek Bak Chye Desmond, PPA(E), PBS, Chief of Defence Force, Singapore Armed Forces
THE PUBLIC SERVICE STAR (BAR)
ANG MO KIO GRC: Mr Lim Tee Kit, BBM, Vice-Chairman, Kebun Baru CCMC; Mr Ng Ah Hwee, BBM, Chairman, Nee Soon South CSC
HONG KAH GRC: Mr Low Peng Kit, BBM, Chairman, Yew Tee CCC
MARINE PARADE GRC: Mdm Fu Chuan San, BBM, Chairperson, GeylangNC
MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS: Mr Gopinath Pillai, BBM, Ambassador-at-Large
PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE: Mr T S Sinnathuray, BBM, Chairman, Singapore Note & Coin Advisory Committee
PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION: Dr Charles Toh Chai Soon, BBM, Member, Public Service Commission
The Public Service Star (Bar) (Posthumous)
The Late Mr Veeraraghavalu Ranganathan, BBM Former Advisor of Hindu Endowments Board
The full list of this year's National Day Awards Recipients will be available at the PMO website: http://www.pmo.gov.sg/NationalHonoursand Awards on 9 August 2009.