Joyee Liew

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6 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

10 unusual international days

They're all pretty unusual, but in general these international days are about celebrating life and just being in the moment.

29 Dec 2017 | 7:00 AM

Algae and rubbish mar Taman Aman lake

TAMAN Aman Lake in Section 22, Petaling Jaya, which underwent a massive clean-up and refurbishment of broken park facilities as well as rotten bridges in 2006, is once again facing algae build-up. The lake is a disused tin-mining pool.

Friends of Taman Aman Club members looking at a part of the lake covered with algae. — Photos: LOW LAY PHON/The Star
29 Dec 2017 | 7:00 AM

Yuletide fun in Kota Damansara

EXCITEMENT and laughter filled the air at the 16th Community Christmas Carnival in Section 7, Kota Damansara.

Visitors taking part in various games set up at the Multipurpose Hall in Section 7, Kota Damansara.
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27 Dec 2017 | 7:00 AM

Mirrors and timber shelves for bookstore

AFTER six months of extensive renovation, Popular Book Co. (M) Sdn Bhd’s flagship store welcomes readers again following a grand opening at IPC Shopping Centre, Mutiara Damansara.

The newly-renovated Popular Book megastore at IPC Shopping Centre, Mutiara Damansara, features the ’infinity’ concept with elegant timber-grey shelves along with strategic placement of mirrors and chromed accessories.
27 Dec 2017 | 7:00 AM

Twenty-five children enjoy festive treats and rides, thanks to theme park

To celebrate its 25th year, Sunway Lagoon gave the gift of joy and laughter to underprivileged children during the year-end holidays.

The children and staff from Kechara Soup Kitchen and Sunway Lagoon pose with Santa Claus and Sunway Lagoon’s mascots as it started to ’snow’ in the park. — Photos: SYED AZAMUDDEN/The Star
23 Dec 2017 | 7:00 AM

Tang yuan given out to the poor in Petaling Street

TANG yuan is a must-have dessert during every Winter Solstice Festival, regardless of age and background.

(From right) Tan, Chan, Yap, Yew and Melvin distributing food to the poor around Petaling Street.
22 Dec 2017 | 7:00 AM

Spreading warmth at Christmas do

COLD Storage shared the spirit of giving with children from four welfare homes and old folk from Rumah Mitchell at a Christmas party in One World Hotel, Petaling Jaya.

Olivier-Deplanck (fifth from left) presenting a mock cheque to the caretakers of the welfare homes during the Cold Storage Christmas Party for underprivileged in One World Hotel, Petaling Jaya.
21 Dec 2017 | 7:00 AM

Group launches 38-storey gem in Kepong

KEPONG will be welcoming another “pearl” from Aikbee Group as it launched its newest project, the Unio Residence KL North.

(From left) Aik Kiong, Sua and Aik Chong performing the ribbon-cutting ceremony during the grand launch of Unio Residence KL North at the sales gallery in Kepong.
16 Dec 2017 | 7:00 AM

Lands of wonder await shoppers

CHRISTMAS is a magical season that whisks people off into a land of wonder and joy.

e-Curve presents a splash of razzle-dazzle with a Christmas campaign themed The Greatest Showman
8 Dec 2017 | 7:00 AM

Malls all dressed up in festive colours apart from winter white

WITH Christmas just around the corner, most malls have already adorned their atriums with magnificent Christmas trees and colossal ornaments.

Sunway Velocity Mall is welcoming Christmas with a grand carnival highlighting Tudor-inspired hanging decor and acrobatic animals. Catch acrobatic acts featuring a balancing troupe, magician, ventriloquist, clown and professional jugglers.