fbpx
Connect with us

Social Stories

Businessman Sponsors Viral Kid Who Speaks 15 Languages to Study in China

Published

Businessman Sponsors Viral Kid Who Speaks 15 Languages To Study In China - World Of Buzz
Source: Channel News Asia / Sinchew

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Remember Thuch Salik, the multilingual kid in Cambodia who went incredibly viral on social media six months ago? Well, he’s now studying in China with the help of a wealthy businessman. 

According to Channel News Asia, 14-year-old Salik was sponsored by a Cambodian businessman named Khit Chhern after he first saw him on social media. The kid was seen speaking 15 languages while trying his best to sell souvenirs to a Malaysian tourist in Cambodia in a viral video. His talent and attitude have moved thousands of netizens including Khit Chhern, who then decided to realise Salik’s dream of studying in China.

The businessman also left a heartfelt message to Salik on his Facebook page.

“You are 14 years old and will be leaving your home to a foreign country. I hope you can work hard to be a successful and kind-hearted person. Good luck, Salik,” he wrote. 

It was reported that Salik and his family have departed to Zhejiang, China, where he will be studying at Hailang Foreign Language School. At the airport, Salik knelt down before Kit Chhern for giving him a chance to break away from the poverty cycle.

Screen Shot 2019 05 15 At 6.48.56 Pm

Source: sinchew

Screen Shot 2019 05 15 At 6.48.48 Pm

Source: sinchew

Out of all the countries in Asia, Salik chose China because he’s passionate about the Chinese culture and language. In fact, he hopes to further his tertiary education in Beijing one day and become a reputable tour guide who can enlighten tourists about the culture and history of Cambodia.

We wish Salik all the best for his future endeavours and studies. Hopefully, one day he can return to his hometown and help to pull the other kids out of poverty, just like Kit Chhern did for him.

 

Also read: Putrajaya Mosque Guard Taught Himself 7 Languages Just to Communicate With Tourists

Screen Shot 2019 05 15 At 6.46.58 Pm


Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.



Just In

Collage Thie Collage Thie
News21 hours ago

Snatch Thief In Klang Robs Handbag From Woman With A Knife, Then Sets Stolen Escape Car On Fire

We are always told to be aware of our surroundings, especially when we are alone in sketchy places, as these...

Image From Ios 4 Image From Ios 4
News2 days ago

2 Police Officers From Johor Detained For Extorting RM1,000 From Couple Caught In A Car

Although we may not want to believe it, those who are in charge of keeping us safe and taking care...

Collage 17 1 Collage 17 1
News2 days ago

Police Officer Allegedly Smokes in SS15 Restaurant Despite No-Smoking Sign, PDRM Investigates

As the country transitioned into endemicity, most Malaysians are still keeping the pandemic SOPs in mind to curb the spread...

Feat Image Pdrm Denies Troll Feat Image Pdrm Denies Troll
News4 days ago

PDRM Denies Running A ‘Troll Farm’, To Investigate The Allegation By Meta

Yesterday, we reported on Meta Platforms Incorporated’s (Meta) revelation of the existence of a ‘Troll Farm’ on Facebook and Instagram...

9Faa364E 0A42 4346 8796 48588D44F78A 9Faa364E 0A42 4346 8796 48588D44F78A
News5 days ago

Brazilian Man Performs Self-Rhinoplasty, Uses Animal Anesthesia & Superglue To ‘Stitch’ His Wound Up

According to Sin Chew Daily, a Brazilian man allegedly performed a nose job on himself after watching some YouTube videos....

Ft Pdrm Ft Pdrm
News5 days ago

Meta Allegedly Reports PDRM Of Running Hundreds Of “Troll Farm” FB & IG Accounts To Manipulate Public Discourse

Social media can be a dangerous tool especially since it has been proven to be able to manipulate and corrupt...

Collage Rapid Kl Collage Rapid Kl
News5 days ago

WATCH: Pedestrian Gets Into Accident with Rapid KL Bus; Dashcam Footage Shows What Happened

Do you remember what you were taught to do before crossing the road? Look left AND right. Sadly, this man...

My Post 1 31 My Post 1 31
News5 days ago

Starting 2023, Online Purchases From Overseas Valued At RM500 & Below Will Be Taxed 10%

A sales tax on low value imported goods (LVG) purchased online will be implemented starting January 1, 2023. Based on...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY