Six months and thousands of entries later, the Maybank Foundation - Perdana Leadership Foundation Writing & Photo Contest 2020 finally closed its curtains to entries at 12am today. We thank all our young Malaysian participants for your support and submissions!
We interviewed our Contest Judges during a Judges Briefing session here at the Perdana Leadership Foundation
As originally published by Nikkei Asia. KUALA LUMPUR -- When it comes to harrowing, terrifying or dangerous places, Malaysia would hardly come to mind -- even for veteran Asia watchers. Yet Tunku Halim, a renegade member of the royal family of the Malaysian state of Negeri Sembilan, has won an honored place for his dark fiction because, as he puts it, Malaysians "love to share and pass around our ghouls, ghosts and spirits."
Mr Shahril Azuar Jimin, CEO of Maybank Foundation talks about our ongoing Writing & Photo Contest during a Selamat Pagi Malaysia (SPM) session at Angkasapuri, Kuala Lumpur.
8th September 2020.
Check out our video packed with useful tips from our judges including Hanna Alkaf, Tunku Halim, Alexandra Wong, Lydia Teh, Khairul Abdullah, Mahen Bala, and Trisha Toh.
We've been working with Soscili Media to produce a video about 4 talented Malaysian youngsters who have achieved something that most people won't be able to. Watch this exciting video to know more about their journey to success.