Phnom Penh (FN), Sep. 15 – The Embassy of Malaysia in Phnom Penh, in collaboration with Westec Media Ltd hosted a “Raikan Malaysia Dengan Filem” Night (Celebrate Malaysia with a Film), in conjunction with Malaysia Day on 16 September 2020.
The event screened a popular contemporary Malaysian movie “Sangkar” (Cage) at Cambodia’s most exclusive movie theater Legend Premium Cinema today from 6-9:15 p.m at Chip Mong Noro Mall.
The event was attended by H.E. Eldeen Husaini Mohd Hashim, Ambassador of Malaysia to the Kingdom of Cambodia and 80 others comprising Malaysians residing and working in Phnom Penh as well as Embassy officials.
It is purposely organised as a small-scale event, as part of the Embassy’s continuing support to the Cambodian government’s proactive measures to stem the spread of COVID19.
The event provided a platform for Malaysians to come together to celebrate Malaysia Day, and to showcase their patriotic togetherness spirit, and to celebrate their achievements such as the film Sangkar, which has received wide acclaim in Malaysia and overseas.
The movie was preceded by the singing of Malaysia’s national anthem Negaraku, and a patriotic song Jalur Gemilang, followed of remarks by Ambassador Eldeen and Mr. Michael Chai, CEO of Westec Media Ltd.
Addressing at the event, Ambassador Eldeen encouraged all Malaysians to always be grateful, remain united, continue promoting national harmony and support Malaysian products overseas.
The Ambassador also extended his appreciation to Westec Media and Malaysians in Phnom Penh, as well as all other parties who have been constantly supportive in making such momentous events a great success.