Ee-Tan Chow

The Malaysian Association of Chinese Comedians has entertained audiences in Malaysia since 2009 with their cheeky brand of humour. We talk to the four members about why they got into comedy and what they have planned next.

Built during the Malayan Emergency to resettle Chinese villagers and keep them out of the hands of communist insurgents, ‘new villages’ today house 1.2 million people. Community projects are under way to revive and improve them.

Patrick Siau Chi Yin coached the Malaysian team to victory in the World Pastry Cup in Lyons, France. He credits the team’s work developing new techniques and flavours, and collective decision making, for first gold medal.