SIBU: The health of Malaysian tycoon Tan Sri Tiong Hiew King has been a concern after he was rumoured to have been hospitalised in Singapore for a stroke.
Attempts to contact his brothers Datuk Thai King, who is also the chairman of Sibu Municipal Council and Dudong Assemblyman, and Kiong King, the chairman of Sarawak Zhang Clan Association, failed on Sunday, leaving townsfolk wondering about the news that had been circulating lately.
It is rumoured that Hiew King collapsed in his home on Thursday and was flown to a hospital in Singapore the next day.
New Straits Times quoted Thai King saying his brother was “okay”, but the council chairman failed to confirm or deny the rumours.
When asked on the veracity of the rumours, Thai King just said his brother was “okay”. Continue reading