Long lines at Plaza Merdeka as badminton enthusiasts meet top shuttler Tan Boon Heong

A young fan gets his shirt signed by Tan during the meet and greet session with the top badminton player.

KUCHING, Sept 16: Some 100 badminton enthusiasts here got the chance to meet former World No 1 and Malaysian professional badminton player Tan Boon Heong today.

Held in Plaza Merdeka shopping mall in conjunction with the official launch of Aik Cheong’s Project CHNO Freeze Dried Coffee, Tan, who is the brand’s ambassador, also celebrated his birthday together with fans.

During the event, Tan also signed autographs and snapped photos with his fans during a meet and greet session, followed by a friendly badminton match.


Fans seen queuing to get their autographs from the former World No 1 in men’s doubles, Tan Boon Heong.

Project CHNO Freeze Dried Coffee is the latest product from Malaysian brand Aik Cheong Coffee.

Tan (center) poses for a photo together with Aik Cheong general manager Tong Joo Shien (second right) and Choon Hua Trading Corporation Sdn Bhd general manager Zac Lim Jin Kiat (second left) after the launching ceremony of Aik Cheong’s Project CHNO Freeze Dried Coffee today.

CHNO Freeze-dried Coffee is mainly made by freeze-drying technology, which retains the best flavor of Arabica coffee and makes brewing faster. — DayakDaily