Pasir Panjang is an area in Singapore in the southern part of the Queenstown, is known in Hokkien as hong heng sua. The Government took over a state-owned factory and the opium industry. The Malay settlement became known here as the West Coast Malay Settlement. The Allied forces put up a heroic show, especially Second Lieutenant Adnan bin Saidi of the Malay Regiment. Pasir Panjang Pillbox is a concrete machine-gun pillbox. The Port of Singapore Authority corporatised now as PSA International, is approximately 7 located km west of the company.
Nanyang Technological University is an autonomous university