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PM Lee lauds FairPrice's role in nation-building

He opens S$350m FairPrice Hub which has a distribution centre, HQ, training centre and members-only supermart

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PM Lee with Labour chief Chan Chun Sing (second from right) and NTUC FairPrice chief executive Seah Kian Peng (far left) and Deputy CEO of Operations Gerry Lee Kian Hup (third from right) at the Warehouse Club, a no-frills, members-only supermarket housed within the FairPrice Hub in Joo Koon.

Singapore

NTUC FairPrice has played an important role in nation-building ever since it opened the first of its supermarkets in Toa Payoh back in 1973, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Wednesday.

Speaking at the official opening of the S$350-million FairPrice Hub in Joo Koon,