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Giving a boost to education in rural China

Monday, February 9, 2015 - 05:50
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"The kids in the rural areas have so many hidden talents, some cannot be discovered easily. Maybe some have been discovered, but never had a chance to receive higher education. Education is very important for China." - Tao Shing Pee

CHINA-BORN Singaporean entrepreneur S P Tao has a list of business and philanthropic achievements that would be the envy of most. But what concerns him most now is a private foundation that he created in 2006 focused on education.

Set up in his hometown of Nanjing, the Jiangsu Tao Shing