Jade Chan

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17 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM


CAVA, 71 Jalan Bangkung, Bukit Bandaraya, Serves Catalan-style cuisine noted for seafood, pasta and rice dishes. Expect good wines and an extensive tapas selection.

Nook at Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral will be honouring the merits of French cuisine with a four-course French menu promotion, in conjunction with Gout de France (Good France). The menu, available for dinner from March 19 to 23, is priced at RM180 nett per person.
16 Mar 2018 | 1:16 PM

Special committee to probe pipe burst at water treatment plant: SPAN

The National Water Services Commission (SPAN) has set up an investigation committee while awaiting report on incident at water treatment plant which prolonged last week's water disruption.

A surge vessel system bursts at the SSP3 water treatment plant, causing a delay to the resumption of water supply to affected areas in the Klang Valley earlier this month. -Filepic
16 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Adventure-packed holiday alongside charity work

ADVENTUROUS people looking for a “once in a lifetime” experience may want to sign up for a five-week caravan trip to Tibet and China which includes some charity work along the way.

Urban Escape has been organising caravan journeys to Thailand and Cambodia.
13 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Proximity to LRT3 track worries Temasya Anggun folk

TEMASYA Anggun residents want the authorities to look into their concerns and put in mitigation measures to address the incoming LRT3 project that will run behind their neighbourhood in Glenmarie, Shah Alam.

The LRT3 track will run along Persiaran Kerjaya. A station will also be built there, with the bus and passenger drop-off to be located where the vacant space is. — INTAN SYUHADA/ The Star
12 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Arborists play vital role

Experts say local authorities in the Klang Valley need more arborists to monitor and maintain trees as well as reduce risk of tree fall during thunderstorms.

An uprooted tree after a thunderstorm in Section 6, Kota Damansara. — Photos: Art Chen/The Star
11 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Female designers make clean sweep

KUALA LUMPUR: Young female designers made a clean sweep of the top three prizes at the Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) 2018 Furniture Design Competition.

Winning design: Ong showing a mock-up of her free-standing shelf, which won her the first prize in the MIFF 2018 Furniture Design Competition.
9 Mar 2018 | 5:48 PM

Dry at the malls: closed toilets, disposable tableware and mineral water

As the water cut in the Klang Valley extends into the fourth day, businesses at the malls are beginning to feel the strain from operating without piped water.

6 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Forced to find cheap options

RIGHT after returning home from school, children of PPR Desa Rejang, Kuala Lumpur ran to a junk food stall at the entrance of their home and treated themselves to lollipops and other snacks.

Khaterina cleaning her unit in PPR Section 8 Kota Damansara, which she shares with eight other people. There are four adults and five children in total, including two disabled individuals. — Photos: AZHAR MAHFOF /The Star
6 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

New iconic building coming up in Setapak

PROPERTY developer Binastra Land Sdn Bhd celebrated the launch of its latest project – Sinaran Wangsa Maju in Setapak, Kuala Lumpur – with an auspicious lion dance performance.

(From left) Binastra Land Sdn Bhd director Lee Thian Yew, Binastra Land Sdn Bhd executive chairman Tan Nge and Ooi with a scaled model of Sinaran Wangsa Maju serviced apartments.
3 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Eating Places

Compiled by JADE CHAN.