Lee Geok Hoon

Lee Geok Hoon

Senior Correspondent, Fukan Desk, Lianhe Zaobao

Lee Geok Hoon is a senior correspondent at Lianhe Zaobao's Fukan Desk, covering stories on the people, culture and history of Singapore.

Dr Yee Wai Seng wanted the plaque in the gallery’s collection as soon as he came to know of its existence.

Yuan Shikai's calligraphy on century-old plaque of old Singapore pharmacy

Yuan Shikai may be known as more of a military man and the second provisional president of the Republic of China, but he was also an accomplished calligrapher. One of his works is a plaque written for a store called Woi Fung Sheong Tim in Singapore, and after a century, it has been included in the collection of the Kwong Wai Siew Peck San Theng Heritage Gallery.