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Celebrating the Greats 杰出的庆典

Entering its 6th edition, CHT Awards is now officially known as the CHT International Awards. This prestigious award presentation is no longer just recognising local Malaysians’ achievements, but also adopting a new category that honours international recipients who have remarkably contributed to their respective societies. With its motto of ‘Outstanding Leaders & Great Organizations’, president Ch’ng Huck Theng who also founded CHTNetwork had a vision to forge the spirit of ‘Where All Good Things in Life Meet’ – creating platforms where friends can meet to further explore possibilities and potentials. CHT Awards was one of the brainchild to unveil the contributions of individuals and organisations to the public; it also creates an opportunity for others to meet the greats in person. This one-of-its-kind award strives to acknowledge people and organisations from different industries and countries through real merit and contributions and not solely on fame and fortune.

迈入第6届的CHT大奖现已正式被称为“CHT国际大奖”。这项备受推崇的颁奖仪式不再仅认证马来西亚人的成就,同时采用全新的机制类别,表彰那些促进与贡献和谐社会的国际得奖者。凭借 “杰出的领袖与伟大的团体组织”的原则,由庄学腾创立的CHTNetwork有一个梦想:本着“遇见生活中一切美好的人与事”的精神并创造一个平台,让朋友们能进一步探讨可能性和激发潜力。CHT大奖是脑力激荡的产物,也揭开个人和组织对公众的重大贡献;并且创造了一个机会,让大家发掘人性之美好。这独一无二的奖励是给予那些真正付出功绩和奉献的不同行业个人或组织,而不仅是考虑名气与成功。


The VIPs
Over 400 invited guests had dressed to impress at the event with the theme Le Connoisseur – gentlemen were in their charismatic formal suits while the ladies turned up in flattering dresses of lace and chiffon. Among the Guests of Honour were His Royal Highness The Crown Prince of Perlis Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Ibni Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Jamalullail and Her Royal Highness The Crown Princess of Perlis Tuanku Hajjah Lailatul Shahreen Akashah Khalil accompanied by the Ambassador of Lebanon to Malaysia His Excellency Ali Daher and spouse Dania Daher, Ambassador of Cambodia to Malaysia Her Royal Highness Samdech Reach Botrei Preah Anoch Norodom Arunrasmy and Ambassador of Pakistan to Malaysia His Excellency Mr. & Mrs. Hassan Raza. Sponsors for this high profile event were Amee Philips, Fujifilm, Nasim Carpets, Lamborghini Kuala Lumpur, One East Museum and Rado while SocietyImaging was the partner. The Taming Sari Grand Ballroom of The Royale Chulan Kuala Lumpur was the chosen venue to host this exciting event.

400多名受邀嘉宾出席这届主题为“鉴赏家”的颁奖晚会并留下深刻的印象-出席的绅士们身着魅力的正式西装,而优雅的女士们却穿上蕾丝或雪纺的衣裙惊艳全场。其中荣誉贵宾为DYTM Raja Muda Perlis Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra ibni Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Jamalullail殿下与夫人DYTM Tuanku Hajjah Lailatul Shahreen Akashah Khalil,伴随着黎巴嫩驻马来西亚大使Ali Daher阁下和夫人Dania Daher,柬埔寨驻马来西亚大使Samdech Reach Botrei Preah Anoch Norodom Arunrasmy公主殿下亲王,还有巴基斯坦驻马来西亚大使Hassan Raza阁下偕夫人。这项引人注目的颁奖活动赞助商是Amee Philips、Fujifilm、Nasim Carpets、吉隆坡兰博基尼,一东博物馆和Rado,同时,感谢SocietyImaging担任合作伙伴。而激动人心的颁奖晚宴也选在吉隆坡皇家卓兰酒店Taming Sari大宴会厅盛大举行。

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The Performance

The night started off with a pair of sister-brother siblings presenting a duet of The Myth OST – Endless Love together with the Master of Ceremony of the night Daniel Chan. Followed by veteran actress and singer Sophia Ibrahim. Renowned music composer Johan Nawawi chipped in to entertain the crowd with ‘Hanya Satu’ and international acclaimed violinist Tengku Ryo from Indonesia captured the hearts of the guests with his mellow violin melody.


首先掀开序幕的是由一对声音动人的姐弟歌手搭档合唱电影“神话”的主题曲-无尽的爱,由大会司仪Daniel Chan伴奏。其次是资深女星兼歌手 Sophia Ibrahim 的实力表演,而著名作曲家 Johan Nawawi 也现场呈献“Hanya Satu”娱宾。来自印尼的国际著名的小提琴家Tengku Ryo却以柔美激情的旋律迅速捕捉现场听众的心。


The Birthdays

One distinctive thing about CHT Awards is that it is not only prestigious, but also with a heart. Knowing that some guests actually postponed their birthday celebration with their loved ones and friends to support the event, five guests were delighted with a surprised birthday celebrations when cakes and presents were presented to them accompanied by a birthday song from the floor. Guest of Honour HRH The Crown Prince of Perlis Tuanku Syed Faizzudin was also caught by surprise when the President of CHTNetwork presented a rare and old huge Coca Cola bottle as a belated birthday present knowing that The Crown Prince was an avid Coca Cola collector.


CHT大奖与众不同的是,不仅是满载荣誉,而且非常贴心。获悉当晚一些出席贵宾由于颁奖礼推迟本身与亲友庆生活动,精心准备了蛋糕和礼物,伴随着生日歌,为5名贵宾举办了惊喜生日派对。例如荣誉贵宾玻璃市州王储Tuanku Syed Faizzudin殿下也显得意想不到,当CHTNetwork的创始人拿出巨型罕见的可口可乐瓶作为迟来的生日礼物,因为殿下是狂热的可口可乐收藏家。


The Best Dressed

Although many ladies had dressed to kill, only five were chosen for their magnificent evening gowns. Dato’ Dr. Wenddi Anne Chong presented the Best Dressed mementos to the beautiful Datin’ Winnie Loo, Nadia Wong Abdullah, Lillian Tong, Shawna Yap and Jocelyn Coco.


纵然出席的女士们皆为盛装打扮,但大会只挑出5名最佳的晚礼服搭配。由拿督蔣慧瑩颁发最佳服装奖予美丽的拿汀卢妙卿、Nadia Wong Abdullah、Lillian Tong 、Shawna Yap 与 Jocelyn Coco。


The Auctions

Auction of the night is always a significant part of CHT Awards as guests will have the opportunity to have some fun and excitement in the bidding game and at the same time contribute to charity as part proceeds from all items sold will go to children in need a helping hand. Most of the sponsors for this year’s CHT International Awards 2016 chipped in for this worthy cause.




Touching Moment

92-years-old mother of award winner Dr Lee Kim Siea was the oldest guest in the ballroom. Dr. Lee was almost in tears when receiving the CHT Pursuit of Excellence Award and dedicated the award to his mother who came from China with nothing and succeeded in bringing up one of Malaysia’s best plastic surgeons.



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The Awards Goes To

This year, CHT Awards presented 24 awards to recipients from 9 countries including Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Cambodia, Japan, United States, Ireland and Australia. Topping the list is Dato’ Syed Mohamad bin Syed Murtaza, the President and Founder of MASAAM (Motorcycle and Scooter Assemblers and Distributors Association of Malaysia), who was awarded the CHT Lifetime Achievement Award 2016 for his contributions to the Malaysian motorcycle industry. Dato’ Syed Mohamad currently also serves as the Chairman of Malaysia’s leading corporations in the automotive industry – DRB-HICOM Berhad.


今年,CHT国际大奖颁发24个奖项予来自9个国家的得奖者,包括马来西亚、新加坡、印尼、泰国、柬埔寨、日本、美国,爱尔兰和澳大利亚。排在首位的是拿督Syed Mohamad bin Syed Murtaza(马来西亚摩多与踏板摩多装配和分销商协会(MASAAM)主席兼创始人),他是2016年CHT终身成就奖的获奖者,这是感念他为马来西亚摩多行业所作出的贡献。这名杰出领袖目前还担任马来西亚汽车行业领先公司 – DRB-HICOM Berhad的主席。

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CHT Lifetime Achievement Award 2016
Dato’ Syed Mohamad bin Syed Murtaza
President and Founder of MASAAM
(Motorcycle and Scooter Assemblers and Distributors Association of Malaysia)

CHT Pursuit of Excellence Awards 2016

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Tertiary Education) Award 2016
Sunway Education Group
Dr. Elizabeth Lee Fuh Yen, Senior Executive Director of Sunway Education Group

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Plastic & Aesthetic) Award 2016
Dr Lee Kim Siea
Consultant Plastic & Aesthetic Surgeon of Carl Corrynton Medical Centre (CCMC)

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Business: Government) Award 2016
Tan Sri Dr Rebecca Fatima Sta Maria
Secretary General of Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI)

Dato’ Mirza Mohammad Taiyab
Director General of Tourism Malaysia

Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur
Dr. Ahmad Adzuan Abdul Rahman, CEO of Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Home & Living) Award 2016
Pensonic Group
Vincent Chew, Group Managing Director of Pensonic Group

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Expatriate) Award 2016
Dato’ Teddric Jon Mohr
CEO of International Medical University (IMU) Healthcare

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Property Developer) Award 2016
Dato’ Alex Ooi Kee Liang
Director & Executive Chairman of Ideal Property Group

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Female Artiste) Award 2016
Sophia Ibrahim
Veteran Actress and Singer

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Music Producer & Composer) Award 2016
Johan Nawawi
Founder of Johan Nawawi Sdn Bhd

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Philanthropy) Award 2016
Dato’ Ruby Khong
Founder & Philanthropist of Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK)

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Green & Sustainable Mobility) Award 2016
Dato’ Dennis Chuah
Executive Director of Eclimo Sdn Bhd

CHT PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE (Hospitality) Award 2016
Cititel Hotel Management
Dato’ Eric Lim, Managing Director & CEO of Cititel Hotel Management

CHT International Awards 2016

CHT INTERNATIONAL (Culinary Arts) Award 2016
Martin Yan
International Celebrity Chef • United States

CHT INTERNATIONAL (Private Equity Investment) Award 2016
Ryosuke Takatsuki
President & CEO of INSPiRE Corporation • Japan

CHT INTERNATIONAL (Hospitality & Shopping) Award 2016
Pradit Phataraprasit
CEO of Winvestment Co. Ltd. • Thailand

CHT INTERNATIONAL (Art & Investment) Award 2016
Museum of Contemporary Arts (MoCA@LOEWEN)
Linda Ma, Director of MoCA@LOEWEN • Singapore

CHT INTERNATIONAL (Male Artiste) Award 2016
Tengku Ryo
Composer & Violinist • Indonesia

CHT INTERNATIONAL (Business & Investment) Award 2016
Jason Yeap, OAM
Chairman of Mering Corporation Pty Ltd • Australia

CHT INTERNATIONAL (Medical Education Institute) Award 2016
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)
Professor Cathal Kelly, CEO of RCSI • Ireland

CHT INTERNATIONAL (Tertiary University) Award 2016
University College Dublin (UCD)
Professor Patrick Murray, Dean of Medicine of UCD • Ireland

CHT INTERNATIONAL (Business & Investment) Award 2016
Oknha Rithy Sear
Chairman of WorldBridge Group • Cambodia

CHT INTERNATIONAL (Humanity & Medical) Award 2016
Clinton Courson
Owner of Quest Medical Supply, Inc • United States

To know more about CHT Awards – Outstanding Leaders & Great Organizations, visit:


The 88th Oscars was yet another glamorous success for those in the movie industry. Host Chris Rock actually did a good job playing down the #OscarSoWhite controversy by tackling the topic head on commenting on the black issues and hit a home run with ‘the White People’s Choice Awards’ statement.

As for the winners, Leonardo DiCaprio finally got to make his Best Actor acceptance speech after five nomination whereas Brie Larson clinched the Best Actress with Mark Rylance and Alicia Vikader for Best Supporting Male and Female roles. While Best Picture went to Spotlight, Director Alejandro G. Iñarritu won the Best Director for the second year in a row. It was not just a night about winners and losers but it was also one of the most important nights for the stars showing off their sparkling jewelleries and beautiful luxury outfits competing for attention.


Leonardo DiCaprio accepts the Oscar for Performance by an actor in a Leading role, for work on “The Revenant”.


The Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva took a nostalgic flight to 1936 to celebrate the pioneering days of flying and the launch of IWC’s first Pilot’s Watch. The star-studded gala celebration was graced by IWC brand ambassadors such as prestige actors Rosamund Pike, Hilary Swank, and Chris Evans, and sporting superstars Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg. Flying its fans back to the present, the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer wowed its 800 guests with the launch of its latest Pilot’s Watches collection that boost IWC’s characteristic dial design and technical prowess such as the soft-iron cage to protect the movement against magnetic fields.

国际高级钟表沙龙(SIHH)在瑞士日内瓦盛大开展,其中焦点是1936飞行前锋日和沙夫豪森万国表(IWC)飞行腕表推展晚会。晚会众星云集,列席的包括IWC品牌大使演员Rosamund Pike,Hilary Swank与Chris Evans,体育明星Lewis Hamilton和Nico Rosberg。当飞行迷们回到现在,这家驰名的瑞士制表商也在800位贵宾面前推介最新的飞行表系列,具备IWC特征的表盘设计和技术实力,如柔软铁笼保护机芯抵抗磁场干扰。

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - JANUARY 19:   IWC head designer Christian Knoop, IWC Schaffhausen CMO Franziska Gsell, Lewis Hamilton and Rosamund Pike visit the IWC booth during the launch of the Pilot's Watches Novelties from the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) 2016 on January 19, 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland.  (Photo by Harold Cunningham/Getty Images for IWC)
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – JANUARY 19: IWC head designer Christian Knoop, IWC Schaffhausen CMO Franziska Gsell, Lewis Hamilton and Rosamund Pike visit the IWC booth during the launch of the Pilot’s Watches Novelties from the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) 2016 on January 19, 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland. (Photo by Harold Cunningham/Getty Images for IWC)

Beauty & The Jewels 美人与珠宝

“They remind me of the warmth of the sun and the magnificent scenery.”

Thus effused the Korean beauty and actress Ha Ji-Won of Piaget’s brand new Mediterranean Garden High Jewellery collection that captures the essence of the Mediterranean in its dazzling jewelleries.

The beauty and the splendid jewellery of Piaget were both the stars in a photoshoot by world renowned photographer Tien-Jen Huang. Huang captured the fascinating exquisiteness and classic elegance of this match made in heaven. Designed for the modern woman in mind, nothing says radiant sophistication and understated luxury better than the Piaget.


韩国美女演员河智苑优雅诠释伯爵全新Mediterranean Garden高级珠宝系列,体现另外六十年代蔚蓝如梦,粼粼波动的地中海优美风情。


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Limelight Mediterranean Garden necklace, earrings and ring in 18K white gold. Mediterranean Garden项链,耳环和指环,18K白金。