Thursday, May 22, 2008

BookFest@Malaysia 2008

The BookFest@Malaysia (海外华文书市) 2008 event is now entered into its third year. With the theme of “Reading Empowers” (阅读新势力), it will showcase more than a million books by both Overseas and Local publishers, featuring leading publishers from China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, United Kingdom, Singapore and Malaysia.

Held for a duration of 9 days, this BookFest will be presented from 24 May until 1 June 2008, 10am - 10pm, at Halls 1-5 of the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, KLCC, stretching across the first week of the school holidays. The main organiser, Popular Book Co. (M) S/B is expecting over 450,000 visitors throughout this exhibition.

Among the interesting activities throughout the event will be:

  • 2008 Feng Shui Sharing Session by Joey Yap
  • Music Performance by Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Pass Your Job Interview Within 30 Minutes
  • "Design Fast Forward" Book Sharing Session by Eric Leong
  • Blind Fold Reading
  • Sudoku Fun Time
  • Cooking Demonstration
  • Magic Show and Interactive Game
  • Cataract & Refractive Surgery - All you want to know and should know - By Dr.Yeoh Phee Liang
  • Stock Investment Talks


Anonymous said... Reply To This Comment

thanks for the info....
are there any entrance fees this year?

Voyager8 said... Reply To This Comment

As stated in their website: "Admission is chargeable at RM 2 per ticket. Free admission for students 18 years & below and senior citizen 60 years & above."

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