Jade Chan

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23 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM


Bijan Bar & Restaurant: The restaurant features a mix of recipes handed down over the generations and innovations of the real thing to excite taste buds. Here, traditional recipes with modern day ingredients help create a total dining experience.

June unveils another lip-smacking cake at Melting Pot Cafe, Concorde Hotel Kuala Lumpur, featuring the king of fruits – durian Available throughout the day until June 30, the durian cake is priced at RM20 nett per slice and RM110 nett per kg
19 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

MBPJ rewards 19 bright students

NINETEEN children of Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ) employees were awarded cash for their excellent results in public examinations last year.

Mohd Azizi (left) presenting a cash reward to Liyana Aqilah while Petaling Jaya deputy mayor Johary Anuar (second from right) and MBPJ Management Services Department director Mohamad Rosnani Hamid look on at MBPJ‘s Excellence Award and Hari Raya Aidilfitri 2018 Presentation Ceremony.
15 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Public anger over felling of trees in PJ

MOTORISTS who frequent Jalan Bersatu 13/4 Petaling Jaya were shocked to see the large shady trees that lined the whole stretch of road have been felled.

MBPJ workers and contractors clearing the tree trunks and branches after the felling exercise.
12 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Still handling food in the back lanes

DESPITE Petaling Jaya City Council’s (MBPJ) efforts to curb unhygienic food practices, several eateries in Petaling Jaya continue to flout council regulations, with workers ignoring basic hygiene practices.

Workers washing dishes on the floor and back lane of a coffeeshop in SS2.
11 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

‘No dead bodies here’

THE businessman running Trinity Casket says he opened a shop in Section 22, Petaling Jaya, to sell caskets and urns, not operate a funeral parlour, as claimed by residents.

Jude (in purple shirt) and Dominic showing the front portion of the shop, which functions like a retail space where customers can view and choose coffins or urns.
9 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Depicting two cultures

HIGH above the ground, the lions and tigers swoop and prance about, majestic in their bearing and striking in their appearance.

Congs artworks are done on a wau frame using the traditional batik-making method of melting wax to create the motif and mixing batik powder dyes for the colour
4 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Zero-rated GST spells cheaper jewellery for Hari Raya

SHOPPERS who want to add some sparkle to their outfits this festive season or purchase gold for investment can head to Habib Jewels.

Meer Sadik (second from left) explaining that 916 gold is now valued at RM193 per gram, down from the previous RM205 per gram price last month. The models are wearingjewellery from Habib’s Warisan, Aura and Oro Italia Collections.
4 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Float procession lights up PJ roads

DEVOTEES young and old thronged Chempaka Buddhist Lodge (CBL) in SS23, Petaling Jaya, for the annual Wesak Day procession, held the day after Wesak Day.

Devotees young and old who joined in the annual Wesak Day procession.
4 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Kampung Chempaka villagers offered land titles after 10-year wait

TWENTY-three villagers in Kampung Chempaka, Petaling Jaya can now apply for land titles for their homes.

Lim (in light blue collared shirt) explaining the details and processes required to some of the Form 5A recipients.
29 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Public brainstorm ideas for MBPJ’s 2019 budget

HOUSING, women empowerment, healthcare and transport are among the areas Petaling Jaya MP Maria Chin Abdullah aims to give special attention to.

Participants brainstorming ideas as sub-committees during the meet.