SPORTS DIRECT Introduces New Flagship Superstore

This new flagship superstore is the largest store in Malaysia with 28,000 square feet, AND when combined with its sister company MST Golf, the store’s size expanding to over 41,000 square feet making it the largest sports and golf shopping destination in Malaysia.

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Located in the heart of Petaling Jaya along the Federal Highway, it provides ample parking and the widest variety of international sports brands at the most competitive prices. This store represents store #29.

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The launch was officiated by Paul Gibbons, Managing Director of Sports Direct Malaysia and witnessed together with the media and key brand partners including Adidas, Nike, Puma, Under Armour, Asics, New Balance, Sketchers, Hi Tec, Karrimor, Arena, Speedo, Canterbury, Slazenger, Yonex, Wilson, Lonsdale, Everlast, Li Ning, Dunlop, Carlton, Kettler & Garmin, plus many others.

“Our strategy focuses on investing in our people and our key brand partners, to elevate our retail proposition and attain a high level of excellence across our unique box store concept with multi-brand and multi-channel offering to customers. We are committed to be the leading sports and lifestyle retailer internationally by offering our customers an unrivalled range of high quality leading brands. This store alone carries an inventory of over 23,000 pairs of sports shoes to cover all our consumer requirements.” said Paul Gibbons.

The new Sports Direct flagship store has a fresh, spacious, modern warehouse look combining brand areas and sports zones to easily navigate the huge floor space.

“Our stores will continue to evolve and offer an ever wider range of unique merchandise from all the leading brands in sport, together with the latest seasonal offerings by category. There is a growing consumer emphasis for attaining a healthier lifestyle, especially with group participation in certain activities like running, walking, hiking, yoga and cycling. 

Our outdoor area as example has been expanded to cater for the widest selection of footwear, apparels and equipment at affordable prices. The same is true for SD Running, the Bootroom, swim shop and racket center which are deeply embedded within the DNA of Sports Direct.” added Gibbons.

The store is zoned by key categories;

  • Key Branded Performance Area for Adidas, Nike, Puma, Under Armour, Hi-Tec, New Balance, Sketchers, Asics, LP Support, Garmin
  • The Bootroom for football
  • SD Running for running
  • Fitness & Fight Zones for fitness, cross training, gym equipment, weights, boxing, martial arts and yoga
  • Racket Center for badminton, squash and tennis
  • Swim Shop for pool, beach, water sports and activities
  • Field & Trek for outdoor, hiking, trekking and camping
  • The Game Room for table games, darts, table tennis
  • Big Action for bikes and skates
  • Team Sports for basketball and rugby
  • Men Sports Lifestyle
  • Women Sport Lifestyle
  • Kid Sports Lifestyle

Sports Direct is now also available online at SPORTSDIRECT.COM for domestic and regional fulfillment. Sports Direct is offering amazing deals to motivate Malaysians to get up and active!

To view more great deals and other promotions, visit:

  • my.sportsdirect.com
  • FB:@SPORTSDIRECT.MALAYSIA
  • IG:@sportsdirectmy
  • Twitter:@sportsDirectMY

Gourmet Couture Mid-Autumn, The 1st Ever Collaboration of Hilton & Fashion Designer Khoon Hoi

Wow what a great collaboration between Hilton and International Fashion Designer who designs the premium and elegant mooncake boxes.

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Boasting a pastiche of colors and a touch of opulence, make this year’s mooncake gifting a luxurious affair.

Brought to you by Hilton Kuala Lumpur; the ultimate lifestyle hotel and inspired by Malaysia’s leading international fashion designer, Khoon Hooi – gift an exclusive and elegant mooncake gift box in a sleek satchel shape for your loved ones.

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Enveloped in brocade fabric used in Khoon Hooi’s Fall collection, choose between the :

  1. limited-edition Midnight Bloom or
  2. the collector’s edition Blossom series box.

Present during the media review and reveal of the first ever collaboration between Hilton and a fashion designer for mooncake boxes at Chynna, Hilton Kuala Lumpur were Alex Cotterill, Director of Business Development Hilton Kuala Lumpur and designer Khoon Hooi himself.

Executive Chinese Chef, Chef Lam Hock Hin who is a known personality in the Malaysian fine dining scene and the man behind the creations of the mooncakes was also present and served Chynna’s signature dishes emphasizing quality and presentation. Joining them was hotel manager of Hilton Kuala Lumpur, Gagan Talwar.

During the reveal, two of the signature boxes were brought out highlighting the fashion collaboration.

Speaking on the collaboration Alex Cotterill said,

“Creative energy is always flowing through the hotel and that is how it has continued to stay relevant. Hotels and fashion are natural allies in this pursuit, and we believe that this partnership is a match made in heaven. There is no end to how we can collaborate with one another. Signature style needn’t be limited to fashion.”

Khoon Hooi applauded Hilton Kuala Lumpur for creatively aligning on a project like this and commented,

“Putting a spotlight on creative businesses through collaborations between fashion designers and a hospitality company is essential. Supporting talent to develop a successful working relationship is necessary. I applaud, Hilton Kuala Lumpur for taking these steps.”

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Signature Handcrafted Perfection

Savour the unique tropical sensation, Dragon Blossom, this year’s signature snow-skin mooncake.

The vibrant blend of bright fuchsia and cobalt blue is a testament to the robust flavours of the red dragon fruit and pineapple, heightened by the contrasting texture from the buttery-crunch of macadamia nuts. This mooncake is a delicious masterpiece, one worth sharing with your closest and dearest.

Coveted Classics

Enjoy the season of merriment and tradition with our array of mouth-watering HALAL-baked mooncakes, a celebration best complemented with the company of loved ones and cups of hot Chinese tea.

• Baked White Lotus Paste-RM35
• Baked White Lotus Paste with Single Yolk-RM35
• Baked Lotus Paste with Single Yolk-RM35
• Baked Pandan Paste with Single Yolk-RM35
• Baked Red Bean Paste with Almond Flakes-RM35
• Traditional-Style with Five Nuts Mix-RM36

Much-Awaited Return

To the moon and back – that is the length we would go to bring back your favourites. Our renowned snow-skin flavours are making a comeback for a limited time this year.

• Musang King; Snow Skin with Pure Premium Musang King Durian-RM56 (Top seller)
• Blue Moon; Snow Skin Amaretto Lotus Paste with Blueberry Cheese Feuillantine-RM35
• Flower Drum; Snow Skin Lotus Paste with Soft Custard Egg Yolk-RM35

Gourmet Couture Series
• Khoon Hooi’s Midnight Bloom-RM198.00
• Khoon Hooi’s Blossom Series-RM178.00

Mid-Autumn Series
• Half Moon Premium RM148.00
• Half Moon Red-RM128.00
• Traditional Standard-RM128.00

Available for purchase at the hotel lobby from now until 24 September 2018, major shopping malls Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, Mid Valley Megamall, One Utama Shopping Centre and Avenue K Shopping Mall.

Alternatively, online at www.takehome.hiltonkl.com.

Come and experience our mooncake offerings at Hilton Kuala Lumpur, call 03 2264 2262 for more information.

#hiltonxkualalumpur #gourmetcouture

Begin your journey at www.hilton.com, and learn more by visiting newsroom.hilton.com/hhr or following us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

‘Bring Back More’ Campaign from American Tourister Put More Joy to Traveller

AMERICAN TOURISTER® encourages traveller to bring back more by offering additional baggage allowance for trips.

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As one of the most trusted and renowned travel brands, American Tourister® embarked on a unique campaign to put the joy back into travelling while allowing its consumers to ‘Bring Back More’ from their travels.

Simply titled “Bring Back More”, the campaign runs until the end of the year and accentuates the best part of travelling is what is brought back from the journey.

As part of the campaign, every purchase of regular priced medium / large-sized American Tourister® luggage, will entitle customers to receive a RM50 voucher for their baggage allowance while stocks last. The promotion period will run from August 15 until the end of 2018.

Since its inception in 1933, American Tourister® has grown to become one of the most trusted and recognised brand names with a heritage that spans more than 80 years. The brand’s commitment to offering durable and affordable luggage began in the 1930s and continues to the present day, marrying superior quality with contemporary, trendy designs with great value, offering a wide selection of travel gear for travelers from all walks of life.

Today, American Tourister® offers an extensive collection of value for money luggage that embodies the vibrant and fun positioning of the brand.

“Part of our success today is owed to the strategic partnerships that we have forged and a unique brand positioning, which help propel our brand forward. 2018 is an especially significant one for the American Tourister® brand with a vast array of game-changing partnerships, exciting product lines and a distinctive positioning encouraging customers to bring back more from each and every journey, which brings us all here today for this truly unique event.” said Mr. Satish Peerubandi.

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Still hot off the excitement of the recently concluded World Cup, Peerubandi also announced the signing of international football superstar and fashion icon, Cristiano Ronaldo as the Brand Ambassador for American Tourister®.

“Dynamic, stylish and confident, Ronaldo embodies the soul of American Tourister – a functional yet cool brand that appeals to people from all walks of life and from around the globe. The brand represents the epitome of fashion-chic luggage and embodies the characteristics of the effervescent, spirited and adventurous with a zest for life – much like the game of football, which is why we couldn’t think of a more fitting person that Ronaldo to be our Brand Ambassador. said Peerubandi.

Meanwhile, Ambert Khoo added that the campaign ties in with the brand’s unique offering and value to customers.

“In its simplest form, American Tourister® is a brand that reflects the joy of travel and that joy is self-evident in what you bring back from any travel experience hence our campaign positioning of ‘Bring Back More’.

In line with this theme, we have organized what we believe to be a rather unique campaign running until the end of 2018, exciting and energizing consumers to get on board the wonderful world of travel with American Tourister®.” he added.

American Tourister® products are available at selected major retail outlets in Malaysia.

About American Tourister®

Since its inception by Sol Koffler in 1933, American Tourister® has grown to become one of the most trusted and recognised brand names with a heritage that spans more than 80 years. The brand’s commitment to offering durable and affordable luggage began in the 1930s and continues to the present day. With its acquisition by Samsonite, American Tourister® continues its tradition of marrying superior quality and design with great value, offering a wide selection of travel gear for everyone. See the world with American Tourister®.

For further information please contact:

Samsonite (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd
Contact Person: Hazlina Dayangku
Tel: +65 9683 9070
Email: Hazlina.Dayangku@samsonite.com

Lot 10 X August Gears Up for Merdeka Day With Awesome Activities

 

For this coming Merdeka Day, Lot 10 has prepared lots of awesome and fun activities for the shoppers.

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LOT 10 X AUGUST, a new series of youthful, exuberant events starting today onwards until the Merdeka Day

“2018 is an exceptional year for Malaysia and we can feel a strong patriotic buzz around us for this Merdeka month of August. Lot 10 pays tribute to the hearts of the people by stepping up our celebration with an exciting new lineup of events building up to an awesome Merdeka long weekend. We promise to give all Malaysians and tourists many reasons to Shop, Sweat, Salute, Shimmer, Sing and Savour the best of local flavours right here in the heart of Kuala Lumpur.”

-Joseph Yeoh, Vice President of YTL Land & Development

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Shop Local, Shop We.Women Market

Kick-starting the first week of August from 1 to 5 August, the We.Women Market – In Bloom Artisan Showcase celebrates girl power with a curation of unique handcrafted products by female entrepreneurs.

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A collective of 18 local artisans will take over Lot 10’s Concourse to offer the best of locally-sourced and produced goods perfect for local visitors and tourists. Malaysian brands such as Bow ‘n’ Engel, Jas & Co., JYW Jewelry, Khoo Kies, Sweet Palate and Vive Snack will bring together diverse creations from homemade dessert and cookies, scented tea to handmade jewellery and fashion apparel.

Sweat It Good in the City

Starting on the first Saturday 4 August, #goodsweat will present a series of free-for-all fitness classes at Lot 10’s Basketball Court on Level 3 over 20 Saturdays in six months running up to January 2019.

This program aims to make healthy living and fitness accessible to all right in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. Collaborating with the best of KL’s fitness clubs including Lot 10’s very own Celebrity Fitness, MMA Monarchy Gym and independent yoga teacher, Shazana Zulkifli, #goodsweat will offer four trendy workouts namely:

  • Combat Core (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai)
  • Bends & Beats (Electronic Dance Music and Reggae Yoga)
  • Dance Cardio
  • Unplugged HIIT – a high-intensity interval training with hip-hop choreography that is backed by live music performances. Unplugged HIIT is a relatively new breed of workout around the world and in Lot 10, it is the first-of-its-kind in Malaysia.

Salute to Malaysia with #lot10xmerdeka

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In honour of the nation’s 61st Independence Day this August, Lot 10 will stage the first-ever #lot10xmerdeka, a host of activities from 25 August to 2 September to drum up the patriotic spirit and celebrate everything truly Malaysian.

Starting with Merdeka Kraf from 25 to 26 August at the Concourse, The Language Arts Studio, a homegrown Malaysian studio that supports literary and fine arts, will be celebrating Malaysia’s independence at Lot 10 with Merdeka Kraf featuring ceramics, painting, writing and woodwork activities.

FIVE celebrated Malaysian craftsmen and artisans will organise creative and engaging activities for both adults and children. Arts and craft workshops will allow shoppers to be hands-on in making Merdeka-themed crafts such as ceramic cup coaster painting class by Purple Ling, hand-weaving of Penan bags and baskets with the Helping Hands Penan, creating table lamps and model catapults with Super Brain Bridge as well as making wood crafts and natural soap bars with G Wood & Craft.

The Language Arts Studio will also provide a space for writing, art jam and face painting activities. A traditional game station offering free and interactive activities to children and adults will be set up to rekindle the love of Malaysian games we grew up with such as batu seremban, gasing, congkak and carom.

Following the success of the screening of the South Korean hit “What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim?” in June, #lot10cinemaparadiso is making a patriotic comeback for Merdeka Day with two screenings of a local social documentary film “Rediscovering Each Other” on 30 and 31 August at the Basketball Court.

Filmed across communities throughout Malaysia by the social enterprise TRP Creative, the 2017 film presented by the Rojak Projek focuses on discovering and embracing the rich diversity of race, language and culture of Malaysians and their integration for one united nation; a definite not-to-be missed film.

Continuing from Mereka Kraf for the best of local retail offering is We.Women Market – We are Local Artisans (Merdeka Artisan Showcase) making a return to the Concourse from 30 August to 2 September. Themed to the Merdeka weekend, a curation of outstanding local artisans and vendors will assemble for shoppers the best of Malaysian crafts and products locally sourced and produced.

Shimmer and Sing at #lot10openstage

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Experience Thailand ‘Sabai Sabai Thai Food Festival 2018’ at Berjaya Times Square

Love Thai food?

What are you waiting for?

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Let’s d ive into the rich Thai culture, food and a plethora of offerings at the  ‘Sabai Sabai Thai Food Festival 2018’.

Jointly organized by the Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce of Thailand (DITP), HeroMarket and HPG Marketing (M) Sdn Bhd, the festival will take place at all 24 HERO Market outlets from 3 – 5 August. 2018.

Sabai Sabai, which literally translates to being happy, relaxed or comfortable, perfectly embodies the Thai culture and lifestyle. The festival takes on this theme and features a wide range of Thai food products and snacks brought to Malaysia in selected Hero Market stores. There will also be special-priced offers for selected Thai products.

MsPatcha Wutipanof the Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce of Thailand said,

“This is the first ‘Sabai Sabai Thai Food Festival’organized with HeroMarket and we expect more than 70,000 people throughout the festival period. Over the past few years, we have observed an increasing demand in quality Thai products from Malaysian consumers.”

We chose HeroMarket as a partner for this joint promotion because of their enthusiasm and constant support. Additionally, we share the same vision for Malaysian consumers to continue to have more choices of good quality products that Thailand.” .

Francis Teng, Director of HeroMarket said:

“We are excited to be part of the ‘Sabai Sabai Thai Food Festival 2018′ as we promote Thailand products and culture with our customers. We are heartened to be working together with Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce of Thailand for this initiative and look forward to similar collaborations in the future.”

During the festival, a range of new products will be launched in Malaysia. These include:

  • innovative fruit snacks from J Fruit, famous Thai confectionery brand
  • HACKS, Japanese rice crackers
  • Doca, fried shrimp and crab chips
  • Manora,Pocky choco sticks, crispy fish snacks
  • ‘Madam Fish’, rice crisps
  • Tawan, roasted peanuts snacks
  • Otori, sweet tamarind from Tamarind House
  • as well as snacks and beverages from international brands that are produced in Thailand such as Schweppes +C Lemon Flavour Soft Drink, Malee 100% juices, Birdy 3-in-1 coffee, Hales Blue Boy Syrup and many, many more.

Malaysian consumers can also get special priced offers from existing brands ranging from confectioneries and beverages.

According to Mr Soh Vleong, Managing Director of HPG Marketing,

“We have been bringing in Thai products since we started operations about seven years ago. Thai products do well in Malaysia as Malaysians are taken up with their unique people’s culture, innovative products and accepted taste offering which are undeniable.Being a part of the ‘Sabai Sabai Thai Food Festival 2018’ has given us an opportunity to partner with DITP, and we look forward to this collaboration. We hope, in time, this will pave the way to increase the demand of Thai products for Malaysians.”

“Thailand is one of our closest neighbors and Malaysians are constantly visiting the nation for business or pleasure, many buying Thai products during their travels. While we have a good range of Thai products on our shelves, as a partner of the ‘Sabai SabaiThai Festival 2018′, we will be offer more to our customers who crave the variety of Thai products,” said Sharon Hew, Marketing Manager of HeroMarket.

Apart from the in-store promotions, two major outlets will feature special activities in conjunction with the ‘Sabai Sabai Thai Food Festival 2018’.

The opening ceremony is held at Berjaya Times Square and officiated by H.E. Narong Sasitorn, Ambassador of Thailand to Malaysia.

From 3 – 5 August 2018, there will be Thai cultural performances and workshops that will showcase Thailand’s exquisite blend of culture and heritage.

Separately, from 16 – 18 August 2018 consumers can visit Desa Tebrau Johor Bahru and enjoy more Thai cultural performances alongside a Thai food festival and international bazaar.

Consumers who spend more RM30 at HeroMarket DesaTebrau will receive a free 15-minute Thai massage courtesy of Thai Odyssey.

During the ‘Sabai Sabai Thai Food Festival 2018′, for every RM5 purchase of Thai products at the Hero Market outlets from 3rd to 31st of August 2018, consumers are eligible to participate in a lucky draw to win exciting prizes.

The first prize winner will receive two return flight tickets to Phuket with accommodation for a 4-Day-3Night stay while the second prize winner stands a chance to win two return flight tickets to Hua Hin, with accommodation for a 3-Day-2Night stay. The third prize winner will receive a hamper worth RM500, fourth prize: a hamper worth RM300 and fifth prize: a hamper worth RM200.

For more information about the ‘SabaiSabai Thai Food Festival2018’, please visit https://www.facebook.com/myheromarket/ or https://www.facebook.com/thinkthailandmy.

About DITP

The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) is the Thai Ministry of Commerce’s foremost agency dedicated to the rapid and sustained expansion of international trade for both domestic achievement and global benefit. Over the last 40 years the DITP has facilitated countless multi-million-dollar trade deals, both governmental and private, to the satisfaction of international investors and entrepreneurs worldwide. And as a whole new dimension unfolds with the launch of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, the DITP is ready to guide you in taking advantage of the almost unlimited possibilities presented by a free-trade system in a single market bloc of 600 million consumers. The DITP, with its vast and varied database of manufacturers, exporters and service providers in Thailand and overseas, is ready to respond directly and promptly to all requests from international entrepreneurs for any kind of product or service. Through the DITP, you will be matched with an ideal partner in order to form a business partnership that is both mutually beneficial and progressive.

About HERO Market

Hero Market is a private limited company specializing in the supermarket business. We currently operate 24 supermarkets in Klang Valley and Johor Bahru with a total workforce of more than 800 personnel. Hero Market was incorporated in 2005 and the people behind Hero Markethavean accumulative food retail experience of more than 75years. Our concept strongly emphasizes the fresh market department and everyday low prices.

About HPG Marketing
HPG Marketing started as a marketing office in 1998. Our manufacturing and packaging factory for varieties of quality nuts of Home Peanut Garden and has been representing a handful of big brands from Thailand.It began with small quantity orders and currently we are the sole distributors and brand owner of products produced in Thailand. HPG marketing strives to bring more of Thailand’s quality products into our demanding Malaysian market through a variety of business channels.

#sabaisabaifood festival #sabaisabaimy

Top Thai Brands 2018 Will Be In Malaysia This Early August

Leading Thai brands will take centre stage at Top Thai Brands 2018 from 9 to 12 August 2018 at the Hall 5, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

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It will showcases some of fascinating Thai products along with some activities that will be held during the showcases.

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Themed “Open Up New Business Opportunity With Thai Creativity”, the event shines the spotlight on Thai ingenuity and entrepreneurship. Organised by Thai Commerce Ministry’s Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), it offers a dynamic platform for the Malaysian business community to explore opportunities and partnerships with Thai companies.

H.E. Narong Sasitorn, Ambassador of Thailand to Malaysia:

“Business relationship features prominently in the long and cordial tie between two countries and the Top Thai Brands 2018 event will further provide a friendly  platform for entrepreneurs from both sides to explore new business opportunities and potential partnerships. The idea is not only to introduce our Malaysia friends to leading Thai products brands, but also to inspire them with refreshing insight into the creative pulse that brought these brands to life.”

Ms Patcha Wutipan, Minister Counsellor (Commercial) said:

Top Thai Brands 2018 is one event that will truly resonate with the five senses as its boasts a most diverse selection of exhibitors and offerings. There is something for everyone, from business matching services and seminars to complimentary Thai messages , cultural performances and live cooking demonstrations. Interest in the event has been rising steadily and we are confident of achieving our goals of 5,000 visitors and 500 business matches.”

Lam Swee Kim, dimsum Chief Marketing Officer in Malaysia said:

Top Thai Brands 2018 presents an excellent opportunity for dimsum to promote and expand our collaboratives ties with partners in Thailand such as Artop Media and GMM Grammy. We will continue to bring the Best Thai content on dimsum through our MOU signing with Artop as well as offer some of the best content from GMM Grammy. As part of our strategic plans, we will also be bringing more popular Thai artists to meet with their fans in Malaysia through Artop Media, which will begin with the “My Dear Loser Series: Monster Romance” star tour in August.

Top Thai Brands 2018 will introduce new Thai products as well as established brands to the Malaysian market, in line with the mutual goal between Thai and Malaysian government in expanding the trade volume targeted at USD30 billion.

A total of 100 exhibitors are expected, a significant increase from 30 to exhibitors in 2017. The organisers anticipate to generate at least 500 business-matching connections.

Exhibitors represent  wide range of sectors, including Halal F&B, spa, beauty and wellness, packaging, house ware, home decor, fashion accessories,kid’s clothing and toys, pet products and much more.

Top Thai Brands 2018 is a must-visit for anyone seeking innovative new products, especially those involved in food and hospitality services such as catering businesses, eateries and hotels (HORECA).

Among the event highlights is a free business matching service powered by the Malaysia Global Business Forum and Thaitrade.com. Also not to be missed is the “Leveraging trade and Investment Opportunity with Thailand ” seminar on 10 August 2018, supported by the Royal Thai Embassy.

Get insights on how to capitalise on Thailand’s strengths in product and service creativity, investment, incentives as well as financial tools. Speakers are from Bangkok Bank Berhad, Boat Noodles, Thai Odyssey, Tan Chong Group, Karex and Board of Investment of Thailand.

Visitors can look forward to daily cultural shows brought by Thai Tourism Authority, free Thai massages sponsored by Thai Odyssey in collaboration with Thai Labour Office, a lucky draw sponsored by Bangkok Airways and a Meet and Greet session with Thai celebrities, supported by Malaysian Video On Demand Service, dimsum and Thai Airways International.

Top Thai Brands 2018 is open to both trade visitors and the public. Admission is FREE and opening hours are from 10am to 6pm daily. Trade visitors are encouraged to register for the event.

For further details, please contact:

 

HUAWEI MediaPad M5 Set to Revolutionize the Gaming Experience and Thrills

With its 2.5D glass screen tablet, an industry-first and 3D sound that is richer and more layered, this HUAWEI MediaPad M5 and M5 Pro offers a powerful and truly immersive gaming experience, promising truly entertainment thrills.

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It is designed to be an excellent platform for casual and hardcore gamers alike and for the younger generation that seeks out new experiences and has a hunger for both creating and consuming content.

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Available in 8.4 inch (HUAWEI M5) and 10.8 inch (HUAWEI M5 Pro), the range offers the latest technology to provide high-quality experiences when playing games, listening to music, watching videos or working on-the-go, which translates into the ultimate playground within the fingertips of each user.

Speaking at the introduction, Bill Liu, Country Director HUAWEI Consumer Business Group said:

HUAWEI MediaPad Series was created to satisfy the needs for an outstanding entertainment experience and on-the-go productivity, a perfect balance for work and play. It has come to be known for offering top-of-the-line audio/video capabilities, stunning displays, and outstanding performance wrapped in a sleek and sophisticated deign. These cutting-edge features combine to create a series of tablets that differentiates itself from the other tablets and notebooks in the market, and to offer something uniquely compelling to each and every one of our users”.

Ultimate Gaming Experience to Keep You Hooked for Hours

With a clear and crisp large screen, slim and easy-to-hold design, and powerful processor, the HUAWEI MediaPad M5 is an excellent platform for casual and hardcore gamers alike. Thanks to HUAWEI EMUI 8.0 performance when gaming is optimised from the chip-level up, reallocating processing resources and minimising distractions from social apps like FB and IG. This means users can stay in the moment and focus on maintaining their streak or beating their top scores.

To keep users going through the longest on gaming marathons, the HUAWEI MediaPad M5 packs a 5,100 mAh and 7,500mAh battery in 8.4 inch and 10.8 inch variants respectively to deliver up to 11 and 12 hours of 1080p video playback. When the battery does finally start to run low, the HUAWEI MediaPad M5 supports HUAWEI’s Quick Charge technology which can fully charge the 8.4 inch tablet in under TWO hours and the M5 Pro in under THREE hours, setting a standard for the industry.

Born Perfect for Gamers-Form Meets Function in Design

The HUAWEI MediaPad M5 series has taken the simple yet appealing design of its predecessor and evolved it to deliver something even more beautiful. Taking cues from its widely-lauded smartphones, the HUAWEI MediaPad M5 adopts a U-shaped antenna design, another breakthrough in tablets. A nano modeling technology  and sleek metal body create an elegant and beautiful industrial design that is remarkable for its simplicity, a trademark of the HUAWEI MediaPad Series.

Additionally, HUAWEI has committed to ensuring the reliability of the HUAWEI MediaPad M5 screen. The large screens on tablets, particularly those the size of the 10.8 inch HUAWEI MediaPad M5 Pro, can often be less resilient to the bumps, knocks and drops of everyday use on-the-go. To give customers peace of mind and a product they can rely on, HUAWEI’s lab engineers have developed a structural design that utilises a metal frame to reinforce the edges and protect the screen of the HUAWEI MediaPad M5, delivering an outstanding looking screen for enhanced gaming experience that’s a pleasure to use while meeting HUAWEI‘s stringent product safety and reliability standards.

Outstanding Audio & Video for Immersive, All-Round Entertainment

Ergonomically designed with a 2.5D glass, an industry first and a vibrant 2560×1600 display that captures even the subtlest details in images, the sleek and powerful 8.4 inch and 10.8 inch tablets also includes the ClariVu 5.0 display enhancement technology, using intelligent algorithms to adjust photos and video playback if images are unclear or the contrast ratio drops, keeping them crisp and clear.

Elegant Interaction and Total Control with HUAWEI M-Pen for the HUAWEI MediaPad M5 Pro

The 10.8 inch HUAWEI MediaPad M5 Pro comes with the latest HUAWEI M-Pen to give users an even more intuitive means of interaction with their tablet. The HUAWEI M-Pen makes taking meeting notes, drawing and designing easier and more effortless.

It is lightweight and ergonomically designed so that it sits comfortably in the hand and flows smoothly across the screen on the HUAWEI MediaPad M5 Pro as if writing on paper. Equipped with world-class 4096-level pressure sensitivity it can capture every details users jot down meanwhile buttons on the body of the pen provide shortcuts for taking screenshots, deleting images and launching apps, giving the user even greater control of their tablet.

The HUAWEI M-Pen is easily and quickly charged with the HUAWEI Media M5 Pro‘s USB Type C Charger, a full charge takes only 100 minutes. From there, users can count on up to 50 days of use (based on 2 hours of usage per day).

Price & Availability

HUAWEI MediaPad M5

  • comes in Space grey and Champagne Gold
  • retail price RM1,499 & RM1,899
  • Available from 13 July
  • Every buyer will receive a specially-tailored gamepad for the 8.4 inch

HUAWEI MediaPad M5 Pro

  • comes in Space Grey
  • retail price RM1,499 & RM1,899
  • Available from 25 July
  • Every buyer will receive flip cover

They will also receive a free SIX month premium subscription on Viu. All these are for grabs within limited time only and while stocks last.

More info?

Visit: https://consumer.huawei.com/my or www.facebook.com/HuaweiMobileMY