Sarawak Energy Berhad And Press Metal Berhad Co-Organise Inaugural Samalaju Sports Carnival

BINTULU, 10 DECEMBER 2017, SUNDAY: The inaugural Samalaju Sports Carnival 2017 was held here from 7 to 10 December, jointly organised by Sarawak Energy Berhad and Press Metal Berhad.

The event was launched by Yang Berhormat Datuk Talib Zulpilip, Minister in The Chief Minister's Department (Integrity and Ombudsman).

Also present were State Assemblyman for Samalaju Yang Berhormat Majang Renggi,  Group Chief Executive Officer of Press Metal Berhad Tan Sri Datuk Paul Koon Poh Keong, Sarawak Energy’s Acting Vice President for Health Safety Security and Environment Marconi Madai, and his co-chairperson for the sports carnival Koon Poh Ming, Vice Chairman of Press Metal.

The sports carnival was organised to promote the spirit of competitiveness and greater interaction amongst the participants from Sarawak Energy and Samalaju Industrial Park. Other than Sarawak Energy and Press Metal, other organisations who took part in the games carnival included Bintulu Development Authority (BDA), Sakura Ferroalloys Sdn Bhd, OCIM, OM Materials (Sarawak) Sdn Bhd, Samalaju Industrial Port and Pertama Ferroalloys (Bintulu) Sdn Bhd.

“This sports carnival promotes a healthy lifestyle while strengthening the camaraderie between employees of Sarawak Energy and our counterparts in Samalaju Industrial Park,” said Marconi.

More than 500 sportsmen and sportswomen participated in the games carnival which featured football, badminton, volleyball, netball, futsal and table tennis tournaments.

(From left) Marconi, Tan Sri Dato’ Paul Koon, YB Datuk Talip, YB Majang and Koon Poh Ming release balloons to launch the Samalaju Sports Carnival 2017

Marconi (3rd left) presenting a memento to YB Datuk Talip as Tan Sri Dato’ Paul (2nd left), YB Majang Renggi and Koon Poh Ming (far right) look on.