AFA Superapp digitalises the Malaysian sports experience

Image: AFA Community CEO, Samuel Siew (left) and Youth and Sports Minister, YB Hannah Yeoh (right) at the launch of AFA Superapp in Kuala Lumpur last week. AFA Community Sdn. Bhd is championing the digitalisation of sporting activities in Malaysia with the introduction of its new AFA Superapp — a sports community platform that lets users create…More

IOC announces Olympic Esports Series 2023 with winners to be crowned at live finals in Singapore from 22 to 25 June, 2023

Source: AFTNN On 1 March 2023, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced details of the Olympic Esports Series 2023, a global virtual and simulated sports competition created by the IOC and in collaboration with International Federations (IFs) and game publishers.  The initially confirmed featured games across nine sports are: The Olympic Esports Series 2023 begins…More

The annual health-care cost of cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and cancer in Malaysia exceeds RM 9.65 billion (US $2.16 billion)

A new report from the Ministry of Health (MOH) Malaysia and the World Health Organization (WHO), Direct Health-care Cost of Noncommunicable Diseases in Malaysia, reveals that hospitalizations, medical tests, medications, and primary care consultations of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), particularly cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and cancer, annually cost the Malaysian economy upwards of RM 9.65 billion.  “Even without…More

Take your 2023 Results to new levels with these 3 Fitness Trends

Shake up your workouts with these three fitness trends. 1. Smart Home Gyms to Complement In-Club Exercise Home gyms became a hot commodity during the pandemic and their popularity is standing strong aspeople invest in quality equipment to support their at-home exercise efforts. However, while many gotinto the swing of convenient home workouts during Covid-19,…More

The hills are alive with The Sound of Music in Malaysia!

The world’s best-loved musical, The Sound of Music, premieres in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia at the Istana Budaya from 27 December 2022 until 15 January 2023 with a brand-new international production. This highly acclaimed original production tells the uplifting true story of Maria, the fun-loving governess who changed the lives of the widowed Captain von Trapp…More

Doctors develop new, accessible healthcare and wellness brand for men

Via AFTNN/PRNewsGIG Hisential, a men’s healthcare and wellness brand, has opened its first clinic at the prestigious Bangsar Shopping Centre (BSC) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Accessible to men of all ages, the warm and luxe-inspired clinic offers a variety of health optimisation services and treatments, including chronic disease management, regular health screenings, hair transplants, screenings…More

The World Games 2025 Application for Sports Selection is underway

Seeking to be in at TWG 2025 With just under 1,000 days to go before the start of The World Games in Chengdu, Peoples Republic of China, the application process for the multi-sport event from 7-17 August 2025 has begun. Member Federations of the International World Games Association have until 16th December to submit their…More