Seng Clan was amongst the many clans that gatherd at the Auditorium of the Singapore Federation of Chinese Clan Assocaitions and Business China on Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 to celebrate the Lunar New Year.
Arriving at 11.30am, the Guest-of-Honour, President of the Republic of Singapre Dr Tony Tan was greeted by officials of SFCCA, MPs, Clans' Representatives and guests. In this speech, the President, SFCCA Mr Chua Thian Poh outlined the plan for the Federation. He said:
"This year, the Federation will continue to unite all members and organise more cultural, social and charitable activities to further create a vibrant and warm Chinese community
Firstly, moving forward, the Federation will work towards uniting all Associations and recruiting more Chinese cultural groups as members and expand the reach to the wider Chinese community.
Secondly, the Federation will strive towards strengthening research in Chinese culture; establish a unique local Chinese culture with he aim to carry forward our cultural heritage.
In addition, we also hope to expand our talent pool and assist all Clan Associations to stay relevant by means of administrative reforms."
Seng Clan was represented by President Mr Seng Kok How and Adviser Mr Seng Joo How at the function. The event ended with exchange of greetings and a buffet reception.
|Seng Joo How and Seng Kok How representing Seng Clan|
|Performance Catch it if youcan|
|Heart Beats on Drums|
|Happy Lunar New Year|
|SFCCA President delivering his speech|