Hada Labo Joins Forces With Watsons & WoW For “We Care For Society”

For the 3rd year running, Hada Labo Malaysia has partnered up with Women of Will (WoW) as well as Watsons for the annual ‘We Care For Society’ campaign. This Hari Raya season, the focus is on lifting both the B40 women tailors and the B40 women bakers in their business. A dozen B40 women entrepreneurs...

Malaysia has a long coastline, so why’s it hell-bent on artificial islands?

With Malaysia’s expanse of unused land and a coastline spanning almost 5,000km, citizens have long wondered why reclamation projects keep cropping up in the country. In the state of Penang on the northwest coast of Peninsular Malaysia, environmentalists have been battling with the authorities for years over a multibillion-dollar island-building scheme they believe will irreversibly damage...

You Can Go To These Test Centres For ARTs To Have Covid-19 Positive Status Recorded In 30 Minutes — No Need To Go To The GP Or A&E

As Covid-19 cases in Singapore have been rising, so have the number of people who have tested positive on an antigen rapid test (ART) at home, albeit with little or no symptoms. This would place them under Protocol 2 of current Covid-19 recovery arrangements — that is, individuals who are well but have tested positive...

Tya Arifin Apologises After Netizens Compared Her Hijab Style To A Nun

Tya Arifin became the talk of the town on social media this week for the wrong reason! The wife of Asyraf Khalid, Siti Nurhaliza’s stepson, was recently spotted celebrating the birthday of Dato’ Sri Khalid Jiwa (or Datuk K), with the rest of her family members yesterday (Monday, 21st February). However, things turned sour after...

These 5 NFTs Are The Most Expensive NFTs Sold in 2021, No. 1 Spot is RM384 million!

People have gained a whole jackpot solely from selling their NFT. Slowly we are seeing people work their way into the world of NFT. High demand in digital assets are the main reason to why NFT is selling like crazy because not only are these people a fan of digital art, but also consider themselves as investors and collectors. So...

Loh Kean Yew Supposedly Angered Malaysians By Kissing Singaporean Flag

When does a Malaysian stop being a Malaysian? Never, apparently, since other Malaysians won’t let them go. Singaporean shuttler Loh Kean Yew (骆建佑) recently dominated the Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Championship 2021 finals. Many were happy for the Penang-born player, including Malaysians. However, Loh supposedly angered them when he paid homage to his country,...

Netizen Exposes Married Malaysian Actor’s Fetish & Cheating Habit

Topics of sexuality and bedroom talks are still considered a taboo in our society. However, that doesn’t refrain it from arousing netizens’ interest. A recent topic about this issue that has been going around Twitter involves a certain Malaysian actor. An unknown netizen on Twitter, who is known as Miss Diva (@DivaKertu), released a very...

Entrepreneurs seek a plant-based slice of Southeast Asia’s $811 billion pie

The Covid-19 pandemic and heightened climate concerns have accelerated demand for environmentally-friendly alternative protein, and mission-driven Southeast Asian impact entrepreneurs are increasingly eager to tap into the market, and take a slice of the region's US$600 billion (S$811 billion) food spending. Indonesia's Helga Angelina Tjahjadi is one of them. She was 15 years old when...

‘No words’: As Covid-19 travel ban lifts, a grandmother meets her grandson

Bhavna Patel (right) and her daughter Bindiya Patel (left), who are due to fly to New York to reunite with family following the relaxing of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) travel restrictions, pose at their home in Croydon, Britain on Nov 5, 2021.Reuters Tears flowed, airline officials applauded, and cameras flashed as one-year-old Kai Patel met...

Mark Zuckerberg Reportedly Lost RM29 Billion Following Facebook Disruption

Since last night (Monday, 4th October), it’s been reported that the Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp platforms (owned by Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook Inc. company) had experienced an unexpected glitch, resulting in users around the world failing to access their accounts. The problem, which was initially expected to only last for a short period of time, had...