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During these two years, he was also the Sports Media Officer for the Minister of Sports, Dato’ Seri Azalina Othman. In 2008, he accompanied the Sports Minister to her new posting with the Ministry of Tourism, where he initially was with her office, before being posted as the General Manager of the Shopping Secretariat under Tourism Malaysia till February 2009. Since 2009, he has been the Contributing Editor of Asian Bowling Digest – a bi-monthly magazine – which was published by Surya Vision Communications as of September 2010 till 2013.

He has been the Media and Communications Consultant for the Malaysian Tenpin Bowling Congress (MTBC) since November 2009 to 2015.

Was in New Delhi, from April 2010 to July 2010, as the Director of Press Operations, attached with the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games Organising Committee.

For the Guangzhou Asian Games in November 2010, he was appointed as specialist bowling writer for the Games News Service.

Other media positions include:

 

  • Olympic Council of Malaysia Director of Media and Communications to Chef-de-Mission Dato’ James Selvaraj for the Muscat 2010 2nd Asian Beach Games in 2010
  • Consulting Sports Editor with The Malay Mail (July 2013 – February 2014)
  • Specialist Writer with The Malay Mail (February 2015 – May 2016)
  • Press Attaché to Malaysian contingent to Rio Olympics (Aug 3 – Aug 27, 2016)
  • Press Attaché to Malaysian contingent to 29th KL SEA Games (August 19th – 30th, 2017)
  • Columnist – Level Field column with Malay Mail – from July 2013 – July 2017
  • Press Attaché to Malaysian Contingent to 21st Gold Coast Commonwealth Games (March 4th – 14th)
  • Olympic Council of Malaysia Media Officer – from December 2015 – May 2017
  • Head Palembang Media Operations for Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) Asian Games Jakarta/Palembang – August 18th – Sept 4, 2018
  • Media Operations Consultant – Asia Pacific Masters Games, Penang. – Sept 5 – 16, 2018.
  • Committee member of Media Committee of Olympic Council of Asia (from 2016 – March 2019)
  • Specialist Sport Writer with New Straits Time since May 2019
  • Columnist and Specialist Sport Writer with Free Malaysia Today (FMT) – June 2020 – Sept 2020)

 

As a sports journalist, he has travelled the globe covering many international sports events and Multi-Sports Games like the 2000 Sydney Olympics, Asian Games in Hiroshima (1994), Bangkok (1998) and Doha (2006), twelve consecutive South East Asian Games – regional multi-sports event – from 1983 to 2005 (Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Brunei, Kuala Lumpur & Vietnam) and three more after that. Covered the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games.

Among the international events include, World Athletics Championships, Stuggart, Germany, Inter-Continental Hockey Tournament in Poznan, Junior World Cup, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1994 Soccer World Cup, Los Angeles, USA, Pre-Olympics and Pre-World Cup Soccer Tournaments in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Korea, Thailand, Nepal and Riyadh, Thomas Cup badminton championships in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur, AMF World Cup Tenpin Bowling in Lisbon 2000, Bangkok 2001, Latvia 2002, Honduras 2003, Singapore 2004 and Melaka (Malaysia) 2009, World Ranking Masters Bowling ( Florida, USA, 2003), World Bowling Championships (1999 Abu Dhabi, 2003 Kuala Lumpur), World Bowling Team Cup, Odense, Denmark 2003, Asian Championship in Hong Kong, World Youth Championship in Guam(2004) and Asian Schools Championship (2003 Penang, Malaysia).

Among sports awards won include the Malaysian Press Institute (MPI), Sports Journalist of the Year 2002 and the Gosta Zellen Golden Quill Award 2004 in Singapore at the AMF World Cup Championship by World Bowling Writers.

From 2009, he has been freelancing doing media events before the formation of Surya Vision Communications Sdn. Bhd. in March 2010.

 

 

 

Projects

 

Following is a list of some of the significant events and clients Surya Vision has provided solutions to in event management. The status of our clients represents the professional level of service we offer. This standard is provided regardless of the size of the event. Surya Vision continues to offer new and exciting value added services to our growing list of valued clients.

 

  • Managing Media Centre for WTA Malaysian Women Tennis (2016 &2017)
  • (Press Conference) Umw Corporation Sdn Bhd
  • Malaysian Ladies Golf Association Press Conference
  • 9th Asian Lawn Bowls Championship 2012 & 7th Asian Singles U-25, Press Conference at Bukit Kiara Lawn Bowls Complex Conference Room
  • 4th International Blind Sports Federation (Ibsa)
  • Tenpin Bowling World Championship Press Conference
  • 10th Royal Selangor Club-Tiger International Soccer
  • ALM Group’s Company Profile
  • Saudara Cup Championship, Johor
  • Charity Gala Premier of Indian Classical Music & Dance – India Beat 6 Press Conference
  • Malaysia Association for The Blind Press Conference
  • 6th Sime Darby Asia Pacific Merdeka Indoor Lawn Bowls Championship 2011 Press Conference
  • 1st Malaysia Day Ex-Internationals/State Invitational Soccer 9s IFC International 9s Soccer Tournament
  • Gatorade Sponsors MABA & UCBL AGNS Team in Guangzhou for Bowling
  • Vasseti Group Concierge and Launch of The 1Gbps Community Broadband Sentral Plaza (Aug 2010)
  • Royal Selangor Club International Soccer
  • 8th Royal Selangor Club Under-12 International Soccer 7s
  • Pikom Charity Run 2012
  • U Mobile Kuala Lumpur International Open Bowling Championship Press Conference
  • Hari Ict Karnival Kerjaya Oku Penglihatan Kompleks Mab
  • Signing Ceremony Between Vasseti Berhad & Hd Tech Sdn Bhd
  • 36th Malaysian National & 25th Interstate Bowling Championships 2012
  • 2009 (Malaysia-Singapore Annual Cricket Match)
  • Media and Communications Officer for Malaysian Tenpin Bowling Congress (MTBC) 2009 45th Qubica AMF Bowling World Cup, Melaka
  • Fiat Car (Bravo) Launch, Kuala Lumpur

During these two years, he was also the Sports Media Officer for the Minister of Sports, Dato’ Seri Azalina Othman. In 2008, he accompanied the Sports Minister to her new posting with the Ministry of Tourism, where he initially was with her office, before being posted as the General Manager of the Shopping Secretariat under Tourism Malaysia till February 2009. Since 2009, he has been the Contributing Editor of Asian Bowling Digest – a bi-monthly magazine – which was published by Surya Vision Communications as of September 2010 till 2013.

He has been the Media and Communications Consultant for the Malaysian Tenpin Bowling Congress (MTBC) since November 2009 to 2015.

Was in New Delhi, from April 2010 to July 2010, as the Director of Press Operations, attached with the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games Organising Committee.

For the Guangzhou Asian Games in November 2010, he was appointed as specialist bowling writer for the Games News Service.

Other media positions include:

 

  • Olympic Council of Malaysia Director of Media and Communications to Chef-de-Mission Dato’ James Selvaraj for the Muscat 2010 2nd Asian Beach Games in 2010
  • Consulting Sports Editor with The Malay Mail (July 2013 – February 2014)
  • Specialist Writer with The Malay Mail (February 2015 – May 2016)
  • Press Attaché to Malaysian contingent to Rio Olympics (Aug 3 – Aug 27, 2016)
  • Press Attaché to Malaysian contingent to 29th KL SEA Games (August 19th – 30th, 2017)
  • Columnist – Level Field column with Malay Mail – from July 2013 – July 2017
  • Press Attaché to Malaysian Contingent to 21st Gold Coast Commonwealth Games (March 4th – 14th)
  • Olympic Council of Malaysia Media Officer – from December 2015 – May 2017
  • Head Palembang Media Operations for Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) Asian Games Jakarta/Palembang – August 18th – Sept 4, 2018
  • Media Operations Consultant – Asia Pacific Masters Games, Penang. – Sept 5 – 16, 2018.
  • Committee member of Media Committee of Olympic Council of Asia (from 2016 – March 2019)
  • Specialist Sport Writer with New Straits Time since May 2019
  • Columnist and Specialist Sport Writer with Free Malaysia Today (FMT) – June 2020 – Sept 2020)

 

As a sports journalist, he has travelled the globe covering many international sports events and Multi-Sports Games like the 2000 Sydney Olympics, Asian Games in Hiroshima (1994), Bangkok (1998) and Doha (2006), twelve consecutive South East Asian Games – regional multi-sports event – from 1983 to 2005 (Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Brunei, Kuala Lumpur & Vietnam) and three more after that. Covered the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games.

Among the international events include, World Athletics Championships, Stuggart, Germany, Inter-Continental Hockey Tournament in Poznan, Junior World Cup, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1994 Soccer World Cup, Los Angeles, USA, Pre-Olympics and Pre-World Cup Soccer Tournaments in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Korea, Thailand, Nepal and Riyadh, Thomas Cup badminton championships in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur, AMF World Cup Tenpin Bowling in Lisbon 2000, Bangkok 2001, Latvia 2002, Honduras 2003, Singapore 2004 and Melaka (Malaysia) 2009, World Ranking Masters Bowling ( Florida, USA, 2003), World Bowling Championships (1999 Abu Dhabi, 2003 Kuala Lumpur), World Bowling Team Cup, Odense, Denmark 2003, Asian Championship in Hong Kong, World Youth Championship in Guam(2004) and Asian Schools Championship (2003 Penang, Malaysia).

Among sports awards won include the Malaysian Press Institute (MPI), Sports Journalist of the Year 2002 and the Gosta Zellen Golden Quill Award 2004 in Singapore at the AMF World Cup Championship by World Bowling Writers.

From 2009, he has been freelancing doing media events before the formation of Surya Vision Communications Sdn. Bhd. in March 2010.

 

 

 

Projects

 

Following is a list of some of the significant events and clients Surya Vision has provided solutions to in event management. The status of our clients represents the professional level of service we offer. This standard is provided regardless of the size of the event. Surya Vision continues to offer new and exciting value added services to our growing list of valued clients.

 

  • Managing Media Centre for WTA Malaysian Women Tennis (2016 &2017)
  • (Press Conference) Umw Corporation Sdn Bhd
  • Malaysian Ladies Golf Association Press Conference
  • 9th Asian Lawn Bowls Championship 2012 & 7th Asian Singles U-25, Press Conference at Bukit Kiara Lawn Bowls Complex Conference Room
  • 4th International Blind Sports Federation (Ibsa)
  • Tenpin Bowling World Championship Press Conference
  • 10th Royal Selangor Club-Tiger International Soccer
  • ALM Group’s Company Profile
  • Saudara Cup Championship, Johor
  • Charity Gala Premier of Indian Classical Music & Dance – India Beat 6 Press Conference
  • Malaysia Association for The Blind Press Conference
  • 6th Sime Darby Asia Pacific Merdeka Indoor Lawn Bowls Championship 2011 Press Conference
  • 1st Malaysia Day Ex-Internationals/State Invitational Soccer 9s IFC International 9s Soccer Tournament
  • Gatorade Sponsors MABA & UCBL AGNS Team in Guangzhou for Bowling
  • Vasseti Group Concierge and Launch of The 1Gbps Community Broadband Sentral Plaza (Aug 2010)
  • Royal Selangor Club International Soccer
  • 8th Royal Selangor Club Under-12 International Soccer 7s
  • Pikom Charity Run 2012
  • U Mobile Kuala Lumpur International Open Bowling Championship Press Conference
  • Hari Ict Karnival Kerjaya Oku Penglihatan Kompleks Mab
  • Signing Ceremony Between Vasseti Berhad & Hd Tech Sdn Bhd
  • 36th Malaysian National & 25th Interstate Bowling Championships 2012
  • 2009 (Malaysia-Singapore Annual Cricket Match)
  • Media and Communications Officer for Malaysian Tenpin Bowling Congress (MTBC) 2009 45th Qubica AMF Bowling World Cup, Melaka
  • Fiat Car (Bravo) Launch, Kuala Lumpur