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Astro Tutor TV | Live Tutorial for PMR Students!

Kuala Lumpur, 27 September 2012Astro Tutor TV will run a special online tutorial LIVE on YouTube at 3pm on Saturday 29 September to help PMR students tackle challenging questions in light of the upcoming PMR exams.

Students can submit their revision questions by Friday 28 September via Twitter, Facebook and Google+ by using the hashtag #AskTutorTVPMR. Selected questions will then be answered by Astro Tutor TV’s panel of tutors this Saturday via Google+ Hangout on Air where viewers can catch the live tutorial on Astro Tutor TV’s YouTube page www.youtube.com/astrotutortv.

Astro Tutor TV

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27Sep2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

Get Creative With Astro | Rekativiti – A Brand New Art Competition

Astro is proud to present Rekativiti, a brand new show coming to Astro TVIQ (Channel 610) that sets out to inspire creativity in young Malaysians. As part of Astro’s ongoing commitment to help enrich lives through educational and fun learning content, Rekativiti aims to encourage children to tap into their creative potential by engaging in fun, artistic challenges.

“Rekativiti takes a unique approach in emphazing the importance of art in our children’s cognitive development, which enhances skills in problem solving, critical thinking and communication.” said Ravi Gopal, Head of Education at Astro.

“We hope that the show will inspire

21Sep2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

Hi-5 perform for fans at the Australian International School Malaysia (AISM)

Kuala Lumpur, 14 September 2012 – Some 213 junior school kids aged between three and 10 years, teachers and parents enjoyed a live a cappella performance by the Australian pre-school entertainment troupe, Hi-5 when the cast of the well-known children’s television programme visited the Australian International School Malaysia ( AISM ) recently for a meet and greet session as part of their Asian promotional tour.

It was Hi-5’s second visit to AISM, the first being in 2009 when they were in Malaysia for the Hi-5 Surprise! Live Tour. The meet-and-greet session was organized by the Asiasons Group following an announcement …

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Celebrate Malaysia Day With Oh My English!

Kuala Lumpur, 8 Sept 2012: Oh My English! is set to end its first season in style with its final episode showing on September 16th, 2012 at 10am on Astro TVIQ (Channel 610). The season finale will feature a star-studded cast in a special 1-hour show in line with Malaysia Day.

The final episode of Oh My English will impart a Malaysia Day theme and stars numerous guest artistes such as household name actors, Rozita Che Wan and Tauke Raja Lawak and current chart-topping artists, Altimet, Rabbit Mac, Point Blanc and Ila Damiaa. In this episode, Mr. Middleton (played …

12Sep2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

Asiasons Brings Hi-5 Australia to about 100 orphans at the National Science Center

Asiasons Group, a Malaysian-owned, Asian focused private entity firm listed on the Stock Exchange of Singapore recently announced its acquisition of Hi-5 Australia (Hi-5). In conjunction with the announcement, Asiasons embarked on a Corporate Social Responsibility exercise to bring into Malaysia, the Hi-5 casts for a special charity performance dedicated to about 100 orphans from Rumah Hope, Sunbeams, Shelter Home, House of Joy and Rumah Kids.

The event held at the National Science Center also provided the children with the opportunity to visit the Dinosaurs-Live! exhibition that is currently the biggest animatronics show in Malaysia.

Hi-5 is one of the …

25Jun2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

Speak Better English with ‘Oh My English!’

Astro launched a brand new learning initiative, Oh My English!, which aims to help Malaysians improve their spoken English as supported by the Malaysian Ministry of Education.    This new initiative is part of the company’s commitment to offer its customers not only the best of entertainment, but also content that goes beyond and helps to educate, inform and enrich lives.  As Malaysia’s leading integrated cross-media group, Astro recognizes the importance of our role in providing new and innovative opportunities to encourage lifelong learning among Malaysians. 

The launch of Oh My English! marks the continuation of Astro’s ongoing support for …

4Jun2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

What Women Need to Know Before, During and After Pregnancy

Feeling tired; sick, irritable or weak during pregnancy is a common occurrence for most women. Often, women generally are told to ignore these symptoms as they are a ‘normal’ part of the hormonal and bodily changes during pregnancy – but for one in three women, these conditions could indicate a more severe disorder: iron deficiency anemia.

With 1 in 3 pregnant women suffering from iron deficiency anemia1 in Malaysia, this condition is more common than most women may be aware of. Nevertheless, this health problem is not normal, and it often goes undiagnosed and untreated – leaving many mothers …

28May2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

Dutch Lady Smart Moments | Last Chance to Vote Your Favourite Smart Stories and Win Prizes Worth RM500,000!!

Malaysians have less than two weeks to try and grab prizes worth up to RM500,000! That is because the second phase of Get Smart Get Famous (GSGF) campaign will be concluded at the end of April.

All one needs to do to participate in the competition is to vote for their top 3 favourite smart stories.

Apart from daily prizes of three iPad2s, the three Grand Prize Winners of the voters’ contest are eligible to walk away with a Smart Home Makeover, a scholarship or a Ford Fiesta 1.6L Sport Ti-VCT Automatic, all valued at RM80,000 each.

The smart …

22Apr2012 | | 0 comments | Continued