Khalsa Diwan Malaysia sponsors 20 tickets for Asean Sikh summit

| Ipoh, Malaysia | 21 June 2017 | Asia Samachar |

Khalsa Diwan Malaysia (KDM) is sponsoring 20 participants to the inuagural Asean Sikh Economic & Entrepreneurship Summit (ASEES) 2017 ot be held in Kuala Lumpur next month.

Those interested to take up the sponsored tickets are asked to contact the organisation (see details below).

“We hope to encourage participants from Perak to attend the event,” KDM President Santokh Singh told Asia Samachar in a telephone conversation.

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Successful applicants will be informed by 30.6.2017. Expenses for transport and lodging to be borne by participant and attendance is compulsory if selected.

ASEES 2017, taking place at the Securities Commission Malaysia headquarters in Kuala Lumpur on 8-9 July is presenting many high profile Sikhs, including Indian economist Montek Singh Ahluwalia and Punjab state finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal.

It is the maiden summit for the the newly formed Asean Sikh Chamber of Commerce. Asia Samachar is a media partner of the two-day event.

For the KDM sponsored tickets, call KDM Treasurer Sarjit Singh (+6011-26906695) and email details to




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  1. This is an ideal function for the various Gurdwara Sahib ji in other towns, Gurdwara Council, SNSM and othdr NGOs with surplus funds to also follow the example of Khalsa Diwan Malaysia and sponser locals to attend Nd partcipate and benefit from the wisdom and experience of suc essf Sikhs.Financially well to do should also sponser.
    It is the responsibility of Sanggat to make this function a success so that there can e follow ups.
    Managements of Gurdwara Sahib Ji, Organizations and individuals should change their mindsets and widen the Scope of Daswand usage to incude economy based activities and also give the widest publicity in their programmes-websites-various daily prayer functions by making announcements after every Ardas.

    Gur Fateh