Jade Chan

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8 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Brightening up the backlanes

THE efforts to transform once dirty, dingy and smelly alleyways in the Jalan Alor vicinity have had a positive impact on the local community in Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur.

Tourists taking photos of a 3D mural along a backlane that was beautified as part of DBKLs Laneways Project in Bukit Bintang.
8 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM


Sushi buffet dinner: Enju at Pullman Kuala Lumpur City Centre Hotel & Residences is inviting sushi lovers to enjoy its ocean-fresh, handmade sushi promotion.

Lobby Lounge at Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur is presenting a fashion-inspired afternoon tea that is set to appeal to fashion mavens or those who enjoy teatime treats. The Fashionista Afternoon Tea is available until Sept 30, from 3pm to 6pm daily, at RM180 nett for two persons
7 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Wrapping up classics in creativity

TRADITION, innovation and creativity are the key ingredients employed by the chefs in crafting dishes for diners at Wan Chun Ting, the Chinese restaurant at Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara.

Unique dim sum creations (clockwise, from left) Smoked Duck Roll topped with Chicken Floss, Pan-fried Beancurd Roll with Mozzarella Cheese, Green Chives Dumpling topped with Red Cabbage and Ebiko, Black Charcoal Bun with Taro Paste and Prawn Crispy Beancurd Roll wrapped in Rice Roll.
7 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Alley spruce-up goes to next phase

THE next phase of Kuala Lumpur City Hall’s (DBKL) project to beautify up back alleys and side lanes will involve Tengkat Tong Shin, Jalan Rembia and Jalan Alor in Bukit Bintang.

Khalid cutting a cake to mark the launch of the project. With him are Amin Nordin (left) and Fong (third from left). — Photos: LOW LAY PHON/The Star
6 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

KL MPs invited to discuss City Hall budget for first time

FOR the first time in history, MPs in the city gave their input for Kuala Lumpur City Hall’s (DBKL) 2019 budget.

5 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Making an impact via nationwide mission

Some 900 employees switched off their computers and rolled up their sleeves to conduct a skills workshop, run collection drives and carry out other community activities on Deloitte Malaysia’s Impact Day.

(Front row, from right) Nurainie, Haniza, Yee and Maria repainting the wall at Desa Mentari flats in PJS 6 Petaling Jaya with volunteers from Deloitte.
4 Sep 2018 | 5:36 PM

FT Minister: More pro-people projects for DBKL's 2019 budget, please

Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad has requested that Kuala Lumpur City Hall's (DBKL) 2019 budget focus on pro-people and welfare projects.

4 Sep 2018 | 5:06 PM

List of candidates for new KL mayor submitted to PM's Office

Kuala Lumpur mayor Tan Sri Mohd Amin Nordin Abd Aziz has confirmed his resignation and will be serve his last day on Sept 30, with his replacement expected to be announced by mid-September.

FT Minister Khalid (in orange) and Amin Nordin (centre) have confirmed that KL will get a new mayor, likely by mid-September.
4 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Taking pride in Friendship Bridge

THE CONCEPT of “bridging communities” took centre stage at the National Day celebration organised by the SS20 Rukun Tetangga (RT) in Petaling Jaya.

Jamaliah (left) chatting with residents at the event. With them is Thong (second from left).
4 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Motorists take a dim view of new TTDI traffic lights

THE installation of a new set of traffic lights at the Jalan Damansara and Jalan Wan Kadir 3 intersection has caused additional grief and confusion for motorists who frequently use that road.