Amanda Yeap

Recent and archived articles by Amanda Yeap

26 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Out to make a name in snacks

ONE of the big names in instant noodles in the country, Indomie is determined to make a name for itself in other segments.

Cheong says Indofood Food Industries, famous for Indomie noodles, is entering a different market with its Qtela chips and Trenz sandwich crackers
23 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ipoh white coffee earns a spot in Lonely Planet

Ipoh, the birthplace of the iconic “white coffee”, has earned a place once more in Lonely Planet’s hall of fame, with Sin Yoon Loong coffee shop getting a special mention.

17 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Hong Kong chef’s culinary creations includes Western ingredients

FROM the busy kitchens of Hong Kong, Cantonese chef Chan Kong Tung will now be serving Malaysian guests at Yuk Sou Hin Chinese Restaurant in Weil Hotel.

16 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Homemaker bags RM10,000 cash in Mothers Day pageant

THIS Mothers Day, homemaker Chan Yoke Peng, 33, decided that it was more meaningful to come on stage and show society what mothers are made of.

Chan (centre) flanked by Ing (left) and Tiong at the Ipoh Parade Supermom 2018 pageant. — Photos: SAIFUL BAHRI/The Star
14 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

People of Perak greet naming of new mentri besar with joy

ON SATURDAY, three days after GE14, the people of Perak heaved a sigh of relief over the fact they now had a state government.

Ahmad Faizal took his oath of office at 6pm in Istana Iskandariah, Kuala Kangsar, last Saturday.
14 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Sweet success, thanks to mum

IPOH: For Mothers Day, 13-year-old Ashley Cheang won a cupcake decorating contest, thanks to her mum.

First prize winner Ashley Cheang (right) decorating her cupcake while being guided by her mother Irene Wong (centre) during the Weil Hotel Mother’s Day cupcake decoration contest.
13 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ahmad Faizal is Perak MB

KUALA KANGSAR: State Pakatan Harapan chairman Ahmad Faizal Azumu has been sworn in as the new Perak Mentri Besar, ending a four-day saga when both Pakatan and Barisan Nasional could not achieve a simple majority in the state assembly.

Royal consent: Ahmad Faizal being sworn in as the Perak MB by Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah at Istana Iskandariah in Kuala Kangsar.
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12 May 2018 | 6:58 PM

Perak Pakatan chairman Ahmad Faizal sworn in as Perak MB (updated)

KUALA KANGSAR: Perak Pakatan Harapan chairman Ahmad Faizal Azumu has been sworn in as Perak Mentri Besar, paving the way to the formation of a Pakatan Harapan government in the silver state.

Ahmad Faizal Azumu was sworn in as Perak Mentri Besar before Sultan Nazrin at Istana Iskandariah on Saturday, May 12.
12 May 2018 | 4:03 PM

Zambry: Perak BN accepts defeat

IPOH: Perak Barisan Nasional has accepted defeat in GE14.

11 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

The people have spoken

Members of the public express their hopes for those who will lead the state.

Voters carried umbrellas while queuing to vote at the SK Coronation Park Ipoh polling station. – RONNIE CHIN/The Star