28 Jan '11, 10pm

What would you do if you won $1m, like Mr Ivan Rantung?

Mr Ivan Rantung beat five other finalists and 830,000 eligible shoppers to become the winner of Changi Airport's first-ever 'Be A Changi Millionaire' retail draw. -- ST PHOTO: NURIA LING WHEN he picked up a $4,900 camera at Changi Airport in October, Mr Ivan Rantung never imagined that it would one day make him a millionaire. The purchase he made just before getting on a plane to Kota Kinabalu, gave him a shot at the biggest ever cash giveaway in a retail draw in Singapore, and possibly by any airport in the world. On Friday, the 39-year-old ex-radio deejay-turned-entrepreneur became $1 million richer, beating five other finalists and 830,000 eligible shoppers in Changi's first-ever such draw. The draw was the culmination of a six-month-long campaign, co-sponsored by Visa Worldwide, that ran from June to November 2010. During the time, total spending at Changi's 230 retail...

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