Photo Friday: Tan Kah Kee

There are pictures depicting various important scenes from this Tan Kah Kee’s life hung up all over Xiamen (or at least the tiny part of Xiamen that I’ve walked around so far). He moved to Malaysia, made a fortune, then came back to China with the idea that education was very important. He set up many institutions of learning, including a few universities here.


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