We Are POPULAR
Because of You

1924

POPULAR’s history started in Singapore under the trade name of Cheng Hing Company. It distributed Chinese story books and pictures. Cheng Hing Company was merged into World Book Company in 1935.

1934

Established World Book Company in Singapore to distribute Chinese books and publish Chinese magazines and books; in the later half a century, it was widely recognized as one of the leading Chinese book publishers, retailers and distributors in Singapore and Malaysia. World Book Company merged into Popular Book Company in 1994.

1936

Established Popular Book Company in Singapore to retail Chinese books.

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