| Fadhil Yunus |
FIFTY-NINE lucky winners received prizes for their participation in the DST Incomm PowerKad Hari Raya Special promotion, DST MBB (DST Mobile Broadband) promotion, DST Facebook Trivial Quiz, FIFA World Cup 2014 Sports Package promotion, DST In The Booth Challenge and DST Ole! Ole! Bola! promotion, in a ceremony held at the DST Headquarters in Tungku Link yesterday.
The guest of honour was Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Hussain, Chief Executive Officer of DST.
In the DST Incomm PowerKad Hari Raya Special promotion, Ibrahim bin Abdullah emerged as the grand prize winner and he received a 64GB Apple iPad with Retina Display equipped with Wi-Fi and 4G.
When asked about his reaction to winning the grand prize, Ibrahim said he felt happy and intends to keep his new product.
During the grand draw, all 20 contestants were required to pick out a purple envelope placed on top of a table. With a chance to win exciting electronic gadgets simply by selecting an envelope, out of the 20, only five individuals proceeded to the next round for the mystery prize.
Presenting the top five contestants with the mystery prizes was Awang Hj Musa bin Metali, the Director of the Department of Electrical Services.
The promotion was held in conjunction with the Hari Raya festive season and aimed to reward the Department of Electrical Services (DES) prepaid meter users for using the PowerKad to top-up their meters.
There are four ways to purchase a PowerKad Prepaid Electricity Recharge card. Customers can purchase PowerKad at any DST Incomm branch and get their DES Prepaid Meter Token via SMS at 8998144 (DST) or 38144, via DST SMS 8885555 for EASI users only or via DST Incomm’s online shop at www.incomm.com.bn.
For the DST MBB promotion, Dayang Nor Farah binti Haji Abdullah was announced the winner for the post-paid service category, while Awang Damit bin Hj Othman won the prepaid service category. They both won an Apple iPad Air with Wi-Fi as well as DST merchandises. DST MBB is an application on smartphones for easy payment for both post-paid and prepaid subscribers. This application can be downloaded for free from the Apple App Store and the Android Google PlayStore.
In conjunction with the FIFA World Cup 2014, Kristal Astro held a FIFA World Cup 2014 Sports Package promotion from March until August. During this promotion 50 contestants were named but only 10 lucky winners walked away with FIFA World Cup 2014 official merchandises, as well as FES Retro cash vouchers. The remaining 40 winners will collect their consolation prizes at the Kristal Astro office.
Meanwhile, a total of five winners were announced for the DST In the Booth Challenge. The winners were selected based on their creativity in the challenge by taking a photo with mini props of DST products and services, uploading the image and tagging @dstbn on Instagram.
For the DST Facebook Trivial Quiz, 12 lucky winners were announced. The quiz touched on DST’s products and services from DST Fascom, DST Incomm and Kristal Astro.
DST also ran an exclusive promotion called DST Ole! Ole! Bola! during the FIFA World Cup 2014. The promotion was a lucky draw held from May 1 to July 31. A total of 10 winners walked away with exclusive football merchandises.