lunch with Ipoh City Mayor

1. Ipoh City Mayor Dato’ Zamri Man delivers his speech

In conjunction with Chinese New Year, Ipoh City Mayor Dato’ Zamri Man hosted a luncheon for Perak press members yesterday.

lunch with Ipoh City Mayor

2. tossing of yee sang

lunch with Ipoh City Mayor

3. group photo of the Mayor with bureau chiefs and other invited guests

The event offered an opportunity for the Mayor to get to know members of the local media fraternity better, and at the same time, enabled the press to forge closer ties with those who represent the City Council, such as City Councillors and department heads.

lunch with Ipoh City Mayor

4. the Mayor obliges press photographers from Chinese dailies with a photo

lunch with Ipoh City Mayor

5. China Press Perak bureau chief Leong Oi Yin (L) collects parking stickers from Ipoh City Mayor Dato’ Zamri Man

It was also a gesture to thank the local media for working closely with the Ipoh City Council over the years, particularly these past seven months since his appointment as Mayor on July 1, 2015.

lunch with Ipoh City Mayor

6. a table of city councillors

lunch with Ipoh City Mayor

7. friends from Ipoh Echo (L-R): Rosli Mansor, Nantini Krishnan & Ili Aqilah

Based on statistics compiled, a total of 1307 articles about Ipoh city have been published over this period; in newspapers, web portals, television segments, and also other publications.

lunch with Ipoh City Mayor

8. entertainment

lunch with Ipoh City Mayor

9. Councillor Ceylyn Tay (L) renders a song

In his address at the luncheon, the Mayor believed that the balanced feedback from the community highlighted in these articles had been beneficial to the city.

lunch with Ipoh City Mayor

10. at the luncheon

He said, “Ipoh is better known now and it looks like more people are coming to our city, judging from the traffic volume on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. This is, of course, good for the economy of Ipoh! Let’s strive to do more, and better in the months to come.”

Event: Chinese New Year Luncheon with Ipoh City Mayor
Venue: Restoran Simpang Tiga, Ipoh
Date: 4th Feb, 2016
Time: 12pm

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