11TH APRIL 2023
Once again SBMSA continue with the tradition and organised our second social gathering dinner after Covid at Yan Palace in Hong Lim Complex. Special menu was arranged and members only need to pay S$30 to enjoy a 9 course sumptuous dinner with free flow wine.
The dinner started off with President Ng Soy Ng’s welcome speech and he hope such gathering can be organised every 2-3 months. President Ng also talks about the Association recent trip to White Horse Ceramic factory in JB, Malaysia and invitation from China Building Decoration Materials Association. 44 members from 22 companies attended the dinner of which 2 are newly joined Companies. Representative from the 2 companies gave a short introduction of their company and their product.
President Ng continues to introduce 6 Trade Associations and Specialists Trade Alliance of Singapore (STAS) which is linked with many government bodies related to building. SBMSA is part of both Associations and have a close tie with Singapore Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industries as well.
We are also honoured to have representative from Singapore Polytechnic (Ms. Yina) and Singapore Institute of Management (Ms. Esther) gracing our social dinner to give a short introduction of courses they had specially tailored for SBMSA Members to help them digitalise and supports them to develop business growth capabilities.
Lastly, President Ng thanks the 6 hosting companies for topping up the differences in cost and all the hosts went around with President Ng to toast with all members. The social gathering dinner concluded successfully with joyous laughter and karaoke singing lead by Vice President George Tan.