Kedah man wins first round of Shell holiday package contest to New Zealand

By CARSIFU | 10 January 2019

Wan Muhammad Fathi (right) was announced the winner of the contest. With him is Shairan of Shell Malaysia.

SHAH ALAM: Wan Muhammad Fathi Wan Nik Kamal, a 35-year-old administrative assistant from Kedah, has been declared the first winner of Shell Malaysia’s Win a Trip with Shell contest.

Running from Dec 17 to March 31, the contest rewards winners on a weekly basis and allows them to choose a holiday packages for two person to either Italy, New Zealand or South Korea.

At the official launch of the contest today, Wan Muhammad Fathi who does not even have a passport, said he had always dreamt of travelling overseas.

“To have New Zealand as my first international destination is unbelievable,” he said.

A long-time Shell customer, Wan Muhammad Fathi said he had always enjoyed Shell products, services and hospitality and winning the contest had been a pleasant surprise.

Shell Malaysia managing director Shairan Huzani Husain, who presented the prize to Wan Muhammad Fathi at the Shell Federal Highway Route 2 station in Shaha Alam, said the company are aware of its customers’ love form gaining new experiences from travelling.


“We derived the Win a Trip with Shell contest as a way for us to turn everyday journeys into memorable and rewarding experiences that our customers can look forward to this year,” he said.

To participate, customers need to spend a minimum of RM40 at Shell retail stations, choose one of the destination from Italy, New Zealand or South Korea in the contest form and submit with valid receipts.

Items bought must be either Shell fuels, lubricants or any products in Shell Select and Kedai except tobacco products, and E-Pay and Touch n Go reloads.

During the contest period, Shell will be holding roadshows nationwide featuring an interactive set-up to showcase the holiday packages.

Customers who choose Italy can try a simulation of a Formula 1 race, while those who opt for New Zealand can do a Haka chant and a dance challenge to popular Korean pop music awaits those who selected South Korea.

The roadshow will be at Tesco Kepong, Kuala Lumpur from Jan 11-13; Sunway Pyramid, Subang Jaya (Jan 17-20); East Coast Mall, Kuantan (Jan 31-Feb 3); KSL City Mall, Johor Baru (Feb 15-17); Queensbay Mall, Penang (Feb 22-24) and Aein Station 18, Ipoh (Feb 26-March 3).

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