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Monday, Feb 3, 2014


Firstborns of Year of the Horse

The New Paper | Monday, Feb 3, 2014

Three baby boys were born at the stroke of midnight on Thursday, making them Singapore's firstborns in the Year of the Horse.

They were born at Raffles Hospital and Parkway East Hospital.

Two simultaneous births took place at Raffles Hospital, which welcomed Ashden Tee who weighed in at 3.72kg and Keefe Gan who weighed 3.37kg.

Ashden's parents are Mr Dennis Tee Jyh Eng and Ms Lee Bab Ing, and Keefe's parents are Mr Gan Thong Hoe and Ms Yao Yi Zhen.

The third baby was born at Parkway East Hospital and weighed in at 3.285kg. His mother is Ms Sharifah Nurulhuda Mohtar Bahron and father, Mr Syed Omar Alhaddad.

Gift company Risis presented each baby with $888 in cash and a 24K gold-plated horse figurine for being Singapore's firstborns in the Year of the Horse.

The mothers also each received a Risis necklace to mark the births of their babies.

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