22ND OCTOBER 2020 – TDM Berhad (“TDM” or “Group”) successfully continued its Menjulang Peradaban programme through Facebook Live broadcast on TDM Berhad’s Facebook page earlier today. Titled “Memoir Puncak Everest”, the ninth (9th) series of the programme was joined by En. Muhamad Rafi Kori and his wife, Pn. Marina Ahmad, sharing their experience conquering the highest peak in the world, Mount Everest.
Encik Muhammad Rafi was the first man from Terengganu to conquer Mount Everest. His wife, Puan Marina, on the other hand, had earned herself a spot in the Malaysia Book of Records for being the first woman from Malaysia to conquer Mount Everest.
Among the stories shared by both speakers during this session were on how their interest in climbing began, mental, physical, and spiritual preparations needed before starting the climb, their journey before reaching the peak, and the feeling of arriving there.
TDM presented a certificate of appreciation and cash token to the speakers as a gesture of appreciation at the end of the programme. TDM’s healthcare division, Kumpulan Medic Iman Sdn Bhd (KMI Healthcare) also sponsored Executive Health Screening Package at Kuala Terengganu Specialist Hospital (KTSH), one of TDM’s subsidiary hospitals under the management of KMI Healthcare.
Menjulang Peradaban is a monthly series program organised by TDM which focuses on three (3) elements; history, language, and culture. This program is usually hosted at Kuala Terengganu Specialist Hospital, but due to the Covid-19 pandemic situation, this program is conducted online via Facebook Live on TDM Berhad’s Facebook page.