Lim Kok Cheong (left) with his wife Jun Chua and son Ee Young. Photo: Amy Chew
Lim Kok Cheong (left) with his wife Jun Chua and son Ee Young. Photo: Amy Chew
Malaysia

How Spritzer’s Lim Kok Cheong turned 100 ringgit a month into Malaysia’s largest mineral water firm

  • The son of impoverished rubber tappers, entrepreneur Lim rose from a humble background to launching the famed Red Eagle cooking oil and meeting Xi Jinping
  • In a rare interview with This Week in Asia, he reflects on a journey that began with his grandparents leaving China in the 1920s and has since come full circle

Lim Kok Cheong (left) with his wife Jun Chua and son Ee Young. Photo: Amy Chew
Lim Kok Cheong (left) with his wife Jun Chua and son Ee Young. Photo: Amy Chew
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