Yen Kong moved from Borneo Island with his family to the North Island of Aotearoa New Zealand in 2007 via Hong Kong and Sydney. He was educated in Melbourne in the eighties studying computer programming, and later completed his post-graduate diploma study in computing, and certificate in adults literacy and numeracy in New Zealand. He is a qualified vocational and workplace tutor. He has worked and held various positions in the information technology, health, hospitality, animal health and education industries in Borneo, Hong Kong, China, Australia and New Zealand for nearly 30 years.
Yen has been an active volunteer. He supports and trains literacy, numeracy, computing and ESOL at some non-profit organizations and a local primary school in the Bay of Plenty in his free time. In 2008 he founded the Ngow Family Foundation, a community project that provides free education and services to the community. He enjoys cooking and shares his home cooked recipes on the NZ educational website. He contributes to the community learning centre regularly.
He created BRO & BRO in 2018 to raise awareness of wildlife protection. His first publication of BRO & BRO cartoon book is based on the stories and adventure of two cartoon characters Bro and Bro, aka Pukeko and Tui, New Zealand’s native birds. This book is unique, humorous, educational and tickling your funny bone. Yen is the author, designer, illustrator, publisher and copyright owner of the Bro & Bro cartoon book entitled ‘One Stone Two Birds’. Printed in New Zealand on recycled paper, this is a truly special book and a perfect gift to make everyone smile. He is exploring in the comic strip and children’s books in his next adventures.
Kong cartoon is publishing daily cartoon on this website on each week day. We will include a good variety of cartoon, comic strip, international cartoon and cartoon/artwork submitted by our readers as well. Enjoy!
YEN KONG NGOW
All projects are copyright protected. BRO & BRO is a registered trademark, and is one of the Ngow Family Foundation’s charity projects. All proceeds are donated to charity. Many many thanks for your support and purchase.
View Yen’s profile on the New Zealand Society of Authors website
View Yen’s profile on Amazon Author’s Page