Thu, 26 Jul 2012 04:37:18 GMT | By MSN Malaysia

"HyppTV Around The World" contest winner for Europe region announced

4 lucky winners picked for the 1st round of “HyppTV Around The World” contest.

HyppTV Around The World Contest (© HyppTV)

Telekom Malaysia Berhad's (TM) pay TV service, HyppTV recently announced the winners for its first round of "HyppTV Around The World Contest: Europe Region". Andy Ho Kim Seng from Klang, emerged as the grand prize winner and walked away with a 13-day, 11-night all expense-paid trip for two (2) persons to Europe.

The trip includes a unique experience of the breath-taking scenery and exclusive activities organised by selected HyppTV channels - MUTV, BBC Lifestyle, Warner TV, Travel Channel HD, and Fashion TV HD in London and Manchester, United Kingdom; Black Forest, Germany and Vienna, Austria. The grand prize winner also received a digital SLR camera Canon EOS 1100D sponsored by Canon, the official partner for "HyppTV Around The World" contest.

Three (3) other winners - Amirul Amri Alwi from Ampang, Putehyah Rahimi also from Ampang and Foon Kin Leong from Kuala Lumpur - each received a consolation prize of a Canon Powershot A3300 IS digital camera as well as exclusive HyppTV merchandise.

Commenting on his win, Andy Ho said, "When I entered the HyppTV Around the World contest, I was only aiming for the consolation prize. I never imagined that I could win the grand prize! This came as a surprise and I am extremely happy that I won."

Follow us on Twitter (@msnbuzz) and 'Like' us on our MSN Malaysia Entertainment Facebook page to getthe latest celebrity gossip and exclusive interviews with your favourite local and Hollywood celebrities.

HyppTV Around The World Contest (© HyppTV)

Jeremy Kung, Executive Vice President, New Media, TM shared, "HyppTV has always been committed in providing unique experiences for Malaysian viewers, be it through our various channel offerings or through contests such as this "HyppTV Around The World" contest. As we can see, the lucky winner walked away with a money-can't-buy experience such as dining at a celebrity Chef Restaurant, A private cookery class with a "Best of British" menu, Invitation to Vienna Fashion week & After Party as well as Lunch with a Manchester United legend. This is just one of the many ways we recognise and reward our loyal customers. We are very fortunate as well to have Canon on board as the Official contest partner, so that the lucky winners could capture their greatest moments during the momentous trip."

"This is the first of the four contest periods, so we strongly recommend our HyppTV subscribers to stay with us to get a chance to go on a dream vacation around the world. Subscribers can look forward to more offerings and events from HyppTV this year. Be sure to stay updated with us through our website and our Facebook account at," added Jeremy.

Chong Lip Wei, Senior Marketing Manager of Canon Marketing (M) Sdn Bhd said: "We are happy to partner with HyppTV to present the winners with a Canon camera as we feel no travel is complete without one. We hope, with our products, the winners will be able to share with us their experience there as well as eternalise them in pictures and videos."

Among the exciting activities which await the HyppTV Around the World Contest (Europe Region) winner includes:

Location Activities

- Dine at celebrity chef's restaurant - Jamie Oliver's 15, Gordon Ramsay's Savoy Grill and Heston Blumenthal's restaurant
- Private cookery class 'Best of British'
- BBC Studio Tour
- Queen's Jubilee Tour
- Proms in the Park Show featuring Kylie Minoque, Il Divo, BBC Orchestra and others
- Warner Bros Studio Tour
- Thames River Dinner Cruise
Black Forest - Wellness and Fitness Package
- Healing Waters Spa Treatment

- Get to taste world famous Sacher Torte at Café Sacher
- Experience Vienna in a horse carriage
- Vienna Fashion Week & After Party
- Ride on Vienna's Giant Ferris Wheel
- Vienna Art & Fashion Exhibition
- Shopping at Vienna's best fashion boutiques
- Dinner at Vienna's famous 'Wiener Schnitzel' restaurant

Manchester - Manchester United live match at Old Trafford
- Training ground visit
- Lunch with Manchester United Legend
- Exclusive stadium and museum tour with MU Legend

Open to all UniFi subscribers, the "Around The World" contest has four (4) contest periods, where the first period for the Europe region ended on 30 June 2012. To participate in the next contest round, all you need to do is subscribe to the related channels or HyppTV's platinum pack package of 30 channels for RM30 a month, answer several questions and submit a creative slogan. Look out for the announcement of the channels for the next round of contest.

The upcoming "HyppTV Around The World" contest rounds offer HyppTV subscribers a chance to win an all-expense-paid trip to Asia, South East Asia, Australia and United States of America (USA).

The next round will be "HyppTV Around The World: Asia Region" contest which will start on 1 September 2012. The grand prize winner of this Asia Region contest round will travel to several Asian countries namely India, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan and Korea for a unique experience full of culture.

HyppTV is currently offering the 'HyppTV Platinum Pack', which includes channels from various countries and languages. The promotion offers HyppTV subscribers 30 amazing channels at a low price of only RM30 per month. The channels offered in the pack include exclusive channels available only on HyppTV such as MUTV, the official TV Channel for Manchester United, American cable science fiction channel - Syfy HD and Warner TV - bringing award winning shows among others. 10 channels out of the 30 channels are delivered on High Definition (HD) with stunning crisp, clear visuals.

For more info, log on to and visit our Facebook page at

Follow us on Twitter (@msnbuzz) and 'Like' us on our MSN Malaysia Entertainment Facebook page to get the latest celebrity gossip and exclusive interviews with your favourite local and Hollywood celebrities.


The new MSN PREVIEW is here!

MSN Preview