Genting Highlands, Malaysia
MALAYSIAN TYCOON LIM KOK THAY WALKS WITH PRIME MINISTER MAHATHIR
MOHAMAD DURING A CEREMONY IN ...
MALAYSIAN TYCOON LIM KOK THAY WALKS WITH PRIME MINISTER MAHATHIR MOHAMAD
DURING A CEREMONY IN GENTING HIGHLANDS.
Malaysian Lim Kok Thay (L), son of rags-to-riches casino king Lim Goh Tong,
walks with Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad during the opening of the new
1.2-billion ringgit ($316 million) First World Hotel, a new addition to
Lim's Genting Highlands resort and gambling area, 60 km (36 miles) east of
Kuala Lumpur, on July 26, 2002. Malaysia's gaming, leisure, plantations,
power and property group Genting Bhd said on November 27, 2002 its founder
Lim Goh Tong had resigned as chief executive, to be replaced by his
51-year-old son Lim Kok Thay. Picture taken July 26, 2002. REUTERS/Bazuki