[VIDEOS] 9 Themes We Spotted In These 2017 CNY Ads

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Cover image via Mercedes-Benz Malaysia & TNB

1. They have catchy jingles that will get stuck in your head

Watsons (look out for Happy Polla lol):

Watsons #HappyBeautifulYear

We are back with the biggest CNY music video this year! Do you think you are more beautiful than Happy Polla? Watch her and other celebrities like Chui Ling, Amber Chia, Leng Sister, FS (Fuying & Sam) in our star-studded CNY video! Have a #HappyBeautifulYear ahead! #WatsonsMalaysia
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Posted by Watsons Malaysia on Tuesday, January 3, 2017


#HoEeKi - Too Many Things Lying Around?

Find out why the "plumber" is holding dai zek lou's hand! Springclean and let go of your preloved items on for more ONG! #HoEeKi

Posted by on Thursday, December 15, 2016

2. They're all about ayam


Air Asia:

1. CNY | #AyamComing

This CNY, we’d like to introduce our 5 different Roosters! Give us your best CNY greeting with our #AyamComing masks.

You can download the masks at

Posted by AirAsia on Monday, January 16, 2017

3. They give us tips on how to deal with sibuk relatives


CNY 2017 - #CNYRoastedChickenwithCoke

"Girl ah, got boyfriend already or not?" Sounds familiar during CNY?

Ever wondered how you can 'escape' this kind of awkward situations? Watch how the niece gets out of this situation with a savoury platter of roasted chicken and a glass of ice-cold Coca-Cola.

Follow us and share some of your favourite CNY delights with Coke!


Posted by Coca-Cola on Sunday, January 15, 2017



This coming CNY, The Relatives will answer your relatives for you.

Confused? Why don't you just watch this video. Comment your relatives’ FAQs by 18 Jan to win a meal voucher fit for 4.

Posted by Nando's on Thursday, January 12, 2017

4. They try to educate us on CNY traditions

OLDTOWN White Coffee:


INTI Bachelor’s Degree In Chinese New Year

Feeling out of place this Chinese New Year? Have no clue on the do’s and don’ts and what not? Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered. All you need is a little crash course on Chinese New Year. Discover this latest degree program by INTI today! Gong Xi Fa Cai!

Posted by INTI International University & Colleges on Thursday, January 19, 2017

5. They teach us how to get our homes ready for CNY


Golden New Year with 100PLUS

Family reunion is one of the best things during Chinese New Year. Stay hydrated with the Limited Edition 100PLUS Original Gold Cans and welcome prosperity & happiness into your home while you are spending quality time with your family. Collect them now! #100PLUSSTAYTHIRSTY

Posted by 100PLUS Malaysia on Monday, January 2, 2017


6. They show how CNY isn't only a Chinese-only holiday here in Malaysia



7. They give us a blast from the past



Hidangan Teragung

Carik-carik bulu ayam, akhirnya bercantum juga. Itulah keindahan berada di sisi keluarga. #TNBCNY2017
Selamat Tahun Baru Cina daripada Tenaga Nasional.

Posted by TNB Careline on Tuesday, January 17, 2017

8. They remind us that family is the most important part of CNY



9. And we just can't stop talking about these two...


Mercedes-Benz Malaysia - A reunion of prosperity and ambition

It's time to forgive and move on. May your journey be filled with prosperity, health and togetherness this Chinese New Year.

Learn more about our great offerings at

Posted by Mercedes-Benz Malaysia on Friday, January 6, 2017
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia - A year of prosperity and abundance be...

Celebrate this New Year with your friends and family. May you be blessed with good luck and prosperity.

Learn more about our great offerings at

Posted by Mercedes-Benz Malaysia on Monday, January 9, 2017

So which was the most memorable CNY ad of the year for you? Let us know in the comments below. :)

Happy Chinese New Year everyone! :D

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