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Running to the rescue

Running to the rescue

OVER 4,500 participants ran for a good cause at the inaugural EcoHill Rescue Run last Sunday. Held at the 673.4-acre eco-township Setia EcoHill in Semenyih, the event was jointly organised by St John Ambulans Malaysia (SJAM), Selangor Darul Ehsan and Setia EcoHill Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of S P Setia Berhad, it aims to raise […]

July 28, 2015 | By | Reply More
Summers with Starbucks

Summers with Starbucks

THE summer has always been a time looked forward to by many. Reminiscent of fun and frolicking in the sun, holidays by the beach, popsicles and of late … Starbucks! MUST-HAVESAdd oomph to this summer’s episode with Starbucks’ third round of new and tasty Frappuccino Blended Beverages. From Tuesday, July 28 onwards, frappuccino fans can […]

July 27, 2015 | By | Reply More
Lin for Lukia

Lin for Lukia

SEIKO has appointed Taiwanese actress and singer Ariel Lin (pix) as the spokesperson for its ladies watch series, Lukia. Many believe that one’s watch or timepiece can tell heaps about the person wearing it. Like it or not, the majority of people pigeonhole and judge, according to one’s dress and outlook. With that in mind, […]

July 24, 2015 | By | Reply More
Politics in Malaysia: Soldiering on

Politics in Malaysia: Soldiering on

Najib intends to roll on, not over WHATEVER the truth of them, the accusations levelled against Najib Razak, Malaysia’s prime minister, have astonished a country that some had thought inured to scandal. In early July the Wall Street Journal reported that it had seen documents produced by government investigators suggesting that nearly $700m from companies […]

July 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
New cooking studio by Panasonic

New cooking studio by Panasonic

PANASONIC Malaysia recently unveiled their new Panasonic Cooking Studio, located at the ground floor of The Cooking House along Jalan Maarof in Bangsar. The cooking studio will be the location where hands-on demonstrations on the latest cooking and baking skills will be showcased weekly, all using Panasonic cooking appliances. “The Panasonic Cooking Studio will be […]

July 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
OKI DATA GOES WIDE

OKI DATA GOES WIDE

Filling market gaps and needs is what Japan’s OKI Data Corporation does best and this has brought the tech giant to expand its business portfolio by acquiring the wide format printer business from Seiko I Infotech Inc (SII). The agreement was signed and sealed early July. With this acquisition, OKI Data, which has always been […]

July 22, 2015 | By | Reply More
Tune In Now

Tune In Now

Nine in ten in Malaysia tune in to radio for 17 hours in a week Radio listenership in Peninsular Malaysia remains high, reaching 88% of people aged 10 years and above. Based on findings from the second wave of GfK’s Radio Audience Measurement, each listener spends around 17 hours a week listening to radio. GfK’s […]

July 22, 2015 | By | Reply More
Watsons Innovation Day

Watsons Innovation Day

WATSONS Innovation Day 2015 is an initiative to welcome new businesses and suppliers to foster business relationships and engage interaction. It is also the place for budding entrepreneurs to present their new innovative products ranging from health, personal care, skincare, cosmetics to beauty and lifestyle. As Asia’s leading health and beauty retailer, Watsons comes as […]

July 22, 2015 | By | Reply More
3 secrets of successful coupon strategy revealed

3 secrets of successful coupon strategy revealed

First of all, both ‘coupon’ and ‘voucher’ have been used regularly in online and offline retailing, so which term should you use as a merchant? Coupon vs Voucher Coupon is generally applied to get discount off the purchase, while voucher is generally applied to get complete waiver off the purchase (means get it for free). […]

July 22, 2015 | By | Reply More
Secure your medical coverage for the future

Secure your medical coverage for the future

IN late 2014, theSun covered an article by the Association of Private Hospitals of Malaysia, highlighting the soaring costs of private healthcare, that have been compounded by the recent implementation of GST this year. Rising costs of private healthcare has caused apprehension and fear for many, not knowing what the unforeseeable future may bring. Many […]

July 21, 2015 | By | Reply More