Vientiane Province, September 2017 - Tan Chong Motor (Lao) Sole Co., Ltd. ("TCML"), Sole and Exclusive Distributor of Nissan vehicles and subsidiary of Tan Chong Motor Holdings Bhd. (Malaysia); today announced its support for the 'Tan Chong · Nissan Football (7) Cup 2017' organised by LaneXang and L2MO.

TCML will act as the official main sponsor to the 'Tan Chong · Nissan Football (7) Cup 2017', which will be taking place in three different stadiums next month and opened to a total of eight teams. Apart from F&B and prize money, the ultimate win will be the sponsored cup.

“Tan Chong Motor Laos has always been reaching out to the local community in every way deem fit in our corporate social responsibility ("CSR") effort. But today, this sponsorship approach brings a whole new meaning level. Football is a game love by many, played by many; and TCML is proud to be part of nurturing, advocating and bringing the people of Laos to be united for one common goal, a very meaningful and satisfying moment indeed,” said Mr Lim Chee Kiang, Country Head, Tan Chong Motor Laos.

The eight teams will be grouped into two groups and the winners from this quarter-final stage will then proceed to semi-final and subsequently the Championship Match at LaneXang Stadium. These matches are scheduled to be played in the period from 9th October to 24th October 2017 and the final on 28th October 2017. Do follow TCML’s Facebook page for schedule and results of the matches or event highlights from the match.

Final match winner team will be invited to the official launch event of the coming New X-Trail 2018 which will be held at LaneXang Centre on the evening itself; alongside special guest invitation, VIPs and media.

As a teaser kick-off to the official 'Tan Chong · Nissan Football (7) Cup 2017' tournament, a friendly match was held between the TCML Team against the Lao All Star Team, right after the Press Conference. And at press conference time, there are still four team-slots available to public for registration.

While, Tan Chong Group (Malaysia) celebrates its Diamond Jubilee Anniversary this year with the tagline '60 Years & Beyond', the Group aims for a more sustainable development and achievable goals and therefore, is constantly seeking ways to enhance their CSR community outreach programme, as well as Nissan vehicle ownership experience.

The New X-Trail 2018 is now open for booking prior to its launch on 28th October 2017 in-conjunction with the 'Tan Chong · Nissan Football (7) Cup 2017'. Kindly visit any of Nissan's showrooms for special introductory booking price today.

For more information on all Nissan models in Laos, please visit Nissan Laos' website at www.nissan-lao.la or follow Nissan Laos' Facebook Page at fb.com/NissanLaos/