29 Jun 2020
(Yangon, 29th June 2020) – MPT has teamed up with Wun Zinn Mobile App to launch “Review Diary”, a book review contest starts from 1st July. The initiative aims to improve book readership across the nation, promote literacy, and to encourage new and aspiring Myanmar authors.
“Review Diary” Contest will surely bring exhilarating experience for book lovers across the nation where contestants choose their favorite book from the preselected list of 20 books by 4 famous authors, and write a short, personal review. Afterwards, contestants are required to post their reviews on Facebook with relevant Hashtags (#AuthorNameReviewDiary #WunZinnMPT) at their Facebook account with Public within the following timeline.
After that, join Facebook Group of “Review Diary” Contest via http://bit.ly/ReviewDiaryFB and there has Google Form link and participants need to fill the form and then registration process will be finish.
|Akyi Taw||July 01-10||1. Ba Luu|
2. Shwe Moe Thae’
3. Pyone Shwin The. Ngo Tat The.
4. York Ka Ma Nhit Ta Htaung Ta Nya
5. Zaw Ka Ka Nay The
|Sabel Phyu Nu||July 11-20||1. A Lwan Saing|
2. Hlat Ywae. Lwint Thaw Ka Bar
3. Khit Yal A Chit Yal
4. Myout Phyar Ka A Lwan Yar Thi
5. Al Ni
|Ma Sandar||July 21-30||1. A Yate|
2. Sa Hta Gan
3. Ho Bat Kan Ka Lwan Pone Pyin
4. G Hall Thu
5. Ba Wa Eain Mat Pan Eaint Mat
|Thoe Saung||July 31- August 9||1. E A Yat Twin Moe Nyo Khae. The|
2. Lat Nyo Htoe Ywae. Pan Wai Thee
3. Thi Thaw Thu Myee Kar Kyar Par Zay
4. A Kyin Thu The
5. Pyin Sa Lat Ywar
“It is proven that reading can improve literacy and critical thinking skills and writing increases the capacity for empathy. We are encouraging more reading and writing, especially among young book lovers during Covid-19 outbreak and New Norm. Myanmar have witnessed the emergence of great authors through many generations and we are confident that this contest will become a catalyst to create a new generation of young Myanmar writers,” said Mr. Tetsunori Nagashima, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM JO.
Prizes for contestants as shown in the table below.
Wun Zinn Credit Code
|1st Prize||100 GB + 200,000 Ks (MPT Top Up) + 30,000 Ks WZ Credit Code+ Printing book with author sign (Total-4)||4|
|2nd Prize||50 GB + 100,000Ks (MPT Top Up) + 20,000 Ks WZ Credit Code+ Printing book with author sign (Total-4)||4|
|3rd Prize||30 GB + 50,000 Ks (MPT Top Up) + 10,000 Ks WZ Credit Code+ Printing book with author sign (Total-4)||4|
|People Choice Award||50 GB + 100,000 Ks (MPT Top Up) + 20,000 Ks WZ Credit Code+ Printing book with author sign (Total-4)||4|
* Judging will be based on voice of the review and creative writing. The People’s Choice Award will be selected based on the number of Facebook reactions. *Terms and Conditions could be seen at https://bit.ly/ReviewDiary
Wun Zinn App could be downloaded at http://bit.ly/wzmpt for Android user and https://bit.ly/wz_mpt for iOS users. For more information, please call 106, visit the MPT official Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mptofficialpage/ or MPT official website www.mpt.com.mm or Wun Zinn official Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/wunzinn or Phone Number – 019339216, 106.