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It houses foreign workers comfortably

Doing its job well has paid off for Centurion, whose stock is flying high this year

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We care: Mr Kong (left, with Mr Bin) says Centurion ensures foreign workers are comfortable and integrated. Every year, the company sets aside $100,000-$200,000 per dorm for social and other welfare activities like free medical screening and festive celebrations. - PHOTO: YEN MENG JIIN

AS THE only listed dormitory operator in Singapore, Centurion Corp has attracted a fair bit of attention in recent months, particularly after last December's riot in Little India. Two brokerage houses, AmFraser and DMG & Partners, initiated "buy" calls in quick succession. The riot