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Dear blog readers,
This time we would like to introduce one of the pretenders to “Miss Insta Asia” title, a participant of InstaForex beauty contest, a real Asian beauty and just a simple young girl – Siti Maryam Idris. She is a student from Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and very intelligent person. How is she related to Forex world, and who compelled her to take part in the contest – that’s what she will tell us in her interview to “Miss Insta Asia” Administration.
IFX: Hello dear Siti Maryam.What do you do in your life? What are your hobbies and interests?
SM: Right now I’m working as Administration at private company in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In the same time I’m persuading my degree in Software Engineering at University Technology of Malaysia. I like outdoor activities like camping, jungle tracking, travelling and more. Like most women my interest are mainly in healthcare and music.
IFX: As you have written in your profile, you are taking “Software Engineering” course. But how are you related to Forex? Are you a trader? Share your experience and impression of trading.
SM: Forex and Software are two difference fields, but I don’t see this is a barrier for me to get involved in both worlds. Some of my knowledge in Software engineering could be applies in Forex indirectly- you have to be discipline, critically and analytically in both fields.
I’m not a trader as I’m very fresh in this field, but I’m exposed by the environment of trading as I’m surrounded by family members who are successful traders
IFX: For how long have you learned about Forex?
SM: I’m newbie in Forex, I just learn about Forex since I’m working in Forex Company.
IFX: Is currency trading serious and respectable work? Why?
SM: Yes, because it requires experience, money management, discipline, trading psychology, mental strategies and more, which are not everybody have and the only strong can excel with this job.
IFX: Do you earn enough and stably at Forex? Or is it just a hobby and additional source of revenue?
SM: As I’ve mentioned, I’m not a trader yet, however from my experience with traders around me, I can say that they earn well.
IFX: Do you think trading is just male profession? Or women can also approve themselves in this field? What qualities do help them to trade?
SM: When it comes to money management it should be no boundary between male and female, both genders have the equal opportunity to excel in this field. What important is these qualities: experience, money management, discipline, trading psychology and mental strategies.
IFX: How did you learn about InstaForex Company?
SM: InstaForex Company is my principal employer. I’m glad to work/learn with InstaForex Company.
IFX: What did compel you to register in the contest?
SM: Encouragement from my colleagues and also as a form of support to my company.
IFX: Is it your first experience of participating in the beauty contests?
SM: Yes, this is my first time.
IFX: By the current rating, you are among the first five leaders. How do you appraise your chances to win?
SM: I never put any high hope at all, instead I’m very surprised I could reach this level and thank you in advance to all the voters.
IFX: Which of your personal qualities do your friends appreciate?
SM: Honesty, sincere and trustworthy.
IFX: What are the secrets of your beauty and charm?
SM: For me the beauty comes from inside -behavior, honesty and self belief-
IFX: What helps you to make a decision: good sense or intuition?
SM: Both are relevant depend on situation, sometimes it needs a good sense and sometimes intuition works.
IFX: You wrote you were proud to be Asian. What distinguishes Asian girls from other nations?
SM: A typical Asian upbringing engenders its women with the importance of manners and respect for others. Asian girl are gentle and polite, they are typically very attractive physically and intelligent. Asian girls have many qualities ensuring that they are constantly respectable. I‘m not saying the western girls do not possess these qualities, but in many ways I’m proud to be an Asian young lady.
IFX: What is your the most dearest wish for today?
SM: Don’t wish it was easier, wish you were better. Don’t wish for less problems, wish for more skills. Don’t wish for less challenge, wish for more wisdom.
IFX: Thank you so much for your answers and time. We wish you good luck in the contest and great achievements in your life and study!
The interview was obtained by Ekaterina Abramova ,
To learn more about the contest and its participants you can visit the website: miss-instaforex-asia.com.