STANDING LR: LEONG POK SENG, LIM BOK CHAI, EIAP ENG HWA, CHU CHI HIM, TAN MENG WAT, TAN BOON KEE, LEE HO MEI, TEH CHAI HOCK, TOO JEE TIANG, LOO LEONG WEI, TEH CHIN CHOO, SHIM TUCK HIM, LEE KIM TECK, JOHN PHOON. SITTING LR: MRS EIAP, MRS LEE HO MEI, MRS TAN MENG WAT, MRS JOHN, MRS TEH CHIN JOO, MRS LEE KIM TECK.

East Coast Chapter CNY Dinner
6 Feb 23
East Coast Chapter MACVs successfully held a CNY Dinner on 2 Feb 23 to welcome the Year of the Rabbit. A total of 20 MACVs and spouses attended the event held at Maxim Restaurant Kuantan. Also present at the dinner was VP RMAF John Phoon and wife. It was a fantastic sight where the Veterans got together and caught up with each other while enjoying the splendid food. Everyone was enjoying the festive occasion, while recollecting their good time together. Well done to all present at the dinner showing great camaraderie and comradeships. Kudos to East Coast Chapter for organising the fabulous dinner.

GROUP PHOTO OF IPOH CHATER CNY GATHERING 2023 PARTICIPANTS

Ipoh Chapter CNY Gathering
1 Feb 23
Ipoh Chapter successfully held a CNY Gathering on 28 Jan 23 to welcome the 2023 Year of the Rabbit. The auspicious event were held at the residence of Tan See Kiat at Pasir Pinji, Ipoh. More 50 Veterans, families, guests and friends attended the joyous festive celebration.

Pengarah JHEV Perak, Timb Pengarah and their families were present. He wishes all MACVA members Kong Xi Fatt Chai and also brought along DG JHEV Mej Gen Zambery CNY Greeting Card to MACVA. Participants were served with delicious halal buffet of lemang, rendang, satay, mee goreng and kuih muih. The following Veteran groups were present:-
Kelab Veteran OKU Perang Perak;
Kelab Veteran Kommado Malaysias;
PVATM Cawangan Bercham, Ipoh, Perak;

MACVs from Kuala Lumpur and Butterworth who were in Ipoh to attend the CNY Foodfare also joined in. It was wonderfully to see all the Veterans meeting and catching up with each others talking about their time together while in service. It is truly a Perpaduan Event where among the presents were Malay, Chinese, Indian and Iban Veterans. An occasion of comradeship and camaraderie among Malaysian Veterans amidst the festive CNY celebrations.

We would also like to express our sincere appreciation to Pengarah JHEV Perak Mej Izhar Hayatul Israq for joining us. Ipoh Chapter would like to register its sincere thanks to Tan See Kiat and his organising team for a wonderful job. Well done to all present at the event.

LAWRENCE FOO PRESENTING ANGPOW PACKETS, CHOCOLATE AND FRUITS TO DATO' CHEM. DATIN CHEN IN RED BLOUSE

Northern Chapter Attends CNY Open House
30 Jan 23
Northern Chapter MACVs attended Dato' Chen Jen Ping CNY Open House in Penang on 25 Jan 23. All presents were treated to a delicious buffet and Choi Sen Yeh was seen busy delivering good luck Angpow packets. MACVA would like to express its sincere gratitude to Dato Chen Jen Ping for inviting NC MACVs to the joyful occasion. We wish everyone attending the event well and a Happy Chinese New Year,