18 March 2011, Kuala Lumpur - There will be two chess tournaments in Perlis. The first will be on 30th April 2011 called the Perlis Open organised by the Perlis Chess Academy, in conjunction with the HRH Raja Perlis 68th birthday celebrations. While the second, Kilang Gula Felda Perlis SDN BHD is organizing a Gula Open chess tournament on the 1st May 2011 in Kangar, Perlis. Both events will be a one day rapid event with 25 mins time control. Fees are RM 20 (open) and RM 15 (age groups). Reasonably cheap accommodation are available. Please contact the organizer, En Syaifulzamani bin Ismail, Tel : 013-3939838 for details.
Here are the flyers for the two chess tournaments -Perlis Open and Gula Open.