Local media join virtual treasure hunt

Lyna Mohamad

Members of the local media participated in Malaysia Truly Asia ASEAN Virtual Hunt 2020 held virtually at the Tourism Malaysia (TM) Brunei office at The Mall, Gadong.

Three teams, including Hunt-Things-Me-Dia of the Bulletin, were welcomed by the TM Brunei team led by its Director Haji Ibrahim Seddiqi Talip.

The virtual treasure hunt that promoted Malaysia’s destinations saw 30 teams from nine countries in Southeast Asia using Google Maps for navigation and submitted their answers via Google Forms.

Prior to kick-off, Director General of Tourism and Chief Event Marshal Zulkifly Md Said gave a briefing.

It was followed by the launch of the event by Ambassador of Malaysia to the Republic of Indonesia Zainal Abidin Bakar.

Charge d’Affaires at the Malaysian High Commission in Brunei Darussalam Nadia Azura binti Muhd Nudri was present at TM Brunei office to witness the event.

Members of the media with Tourism Malaysia Brunei Director Haji Ibrahim Seddiqi Talip. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD