MediaCorp appoints Mrs Fang Ai Lian to its Board of Directors

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MediaCorp appoints Mrs Fang Ai Lian to its Board of Directors

Singapore, 21 October 2008
– MediaCorp Pte Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs Fang Ai Lian to its Board of Directors, effective 20 October 2008.

Mrs Fang is currently the Chairman of Great Eastern Holdings Ltd and concurrently Chairman of Great Eastern Life Assurance Co Ltd, Overseas Assurance Corporation Ltd, Great Eastern Life Assurance (Malaysia) Bhd and Overseas Assurance Corporation (Malaysia) Bhd.

A Chartered Accountant by training, Mrs Fang started her career with then Turquands Ernst & Whinney in 1973 and retired as Chairman, Ernst & Young in March this year, after 34 years with the firm.

Mrs Fang is a Board member of Banyan Tree Holdings Ltd and also sits on the Boards of several listed companies, government agencies, professional and educational institutions in Singapore.

The current members of the Board of MediaCorp are:

- Mr Ho Kwon Ping, Chairman
(Executive Chairman, Banyan Tree Holdings Limited)

- Mr Lucas Chow
(CEO, MediaCorp Pte Ltd)

- Mr Paul Beh
(President, Asia Pacific, Reed Exhibitions Pte Ltd)

- Ms Euleen Goh
(Chairman, Singapore International Foundation)

- Ms Shirlene Noordin
(Director, Phish Communications Pte Ltd)

- Mr Dennis Siew
(Head, Institutional Business, UOB Asset Management)

- Mr Soo Kok Leng
(Chairman, Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited)

- Mr Robert M Tomlin
(Vice Chairman, Asia, UBS Investment Bank)

- Dr Aline Wong
(Academic Advisor, SIM University)

- Mr Wong Toon King
(Chairman of the Z Group)



Issued by Corporate Communications, MediaCorp

For more information, please contact:
Clarence Pong
Assistant Vice President
Corporate Communications
Tel: (65) 6350 3343
Fax: (65) 6251 5628
E-mail: clarencepong@mediacorp.com.sg