Lee Hsien Loong is the third and current Prime Minister of Singapore. He is an overseas Chinese belonging to the Hakka Han dialect group. Lee Hsien Loong is married to Ho Ching, who is and was the former Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the government-owned Temasek Holdings. He is the eldest son of former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew.
Arthur Raymond Chung (January 10, 1918 – June 23, 2008) was a President of Guyana from 1970 to 1980. He was the first ethnic Chinese President in a non-Asian country. During his time as President of Guyana, the office was that of a ceremonial head of state, with real power in the hands of Prime Minister Forbes Burnham. Chung was born at Windsor Forest, West Coast Demerara in Guyana; he was the youngest of Joseph and Lucy Chung's eight children.
Cheong Fatt Tze (1840-1916) was a Hakka born in 1840 in Dabu, Guangdong Province in South China. As he came from a poor Hakka family, he started working at an early age as a cowherd back in his village. In 1856, civil war had broken out in China between the Chinese and the English, known as the Second Opium War 1856-1862. The people had experienced hardship and suffering during the war.
Raymond Chow Man-Wai is a Hong Kong film producer, and presenter and was responsible for successfully launching martial arts and the Hong Kong cinema onto the international stage. As the founder of Golden Harvest, he would produce some of the biggest stars to ever grace the screen including Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan, Tsui Hark and countless others.
Dato' Sri Liow Tiong Lai is a Malaysian politician who is currently serving as the Health Minister in the Malaysian cabinet. He is the Vice President of the Malaysian Chinese Association (MCA), a major component party of the Barisan Nasional ruling coalition.
Tan Sri Datuk Amar Stephen Yong Kuet Tze (born 1921-2001, Sarawak, Malaysia) was a former Cabinet Minister in Malaysia. He was the Secretary-General of the Sarawak United People's Party (SUPP). He is best remembered in giving the ordinary Chinese in Sarawak a political voice.