June HL Wong

Recent and archived articles by June HL Wong

13 Jan 2016 | 7:00 AM

Why so serious? Let’s put a smile on!

That’s what The Joker said, so let’s lighten up or, better yet, laugh in the face of adversity.

9 Sep 2015 | 7:00 AM

It was really a clean outing

HERE’S an unintended lesson from Bersih 4: Malaysians can be taught to keep clean. After the 34-hour rally, during which thousands flooded the streets of Kuala Lumpur, it was impressive how little trash was left on the roads and sidewalks after the crowds dispersed.

12 Aug 2015 | 10:11 AM

When words don't mean a thing

Being able to read and write is a given in today's society. But what is life like for those who were never taught to?

Filepix of the elderly people reading newspapers in a train. - Reuters
24 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Mount Annupuri ski resort, Niseko Village, pulls out the stops on luxury

Niseko Village, the Malaysian-owned, award-winning ski resort, unveils its latest developments that will make it even more fun and luxurious.

Machiya-style sliding screens, wooden lattices and lantern-lit walkways create a picturesque shopping village in Niseko that comprises three retail outlets and four restaurants.
30 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM

For those with no tombstones

Condolence walls in shopping malls and Facebook shrines are well and good, but what about a permanent memorial to the victims of MH370 and MH17?

Tanjung Kupang Memorial Park in Kebun Teh, Johor Baru. - Filepic