Michelle Tam

Recent and archived articles by Michelle Tam

7 Nov 2018 | 8:40 PM

Fallen tree disrupts KTM Komuter, ETS services

PETALING JAYA: A tree fell on the train tracks between the KTM Kepong station and the KTM Sungai Buloh station at KM372.46, causing service disruptions on both tracks.

– KTMB/Facebook
6 Nov 2018 | 10:58 PM

Najib: I am not a thief, robber or villain

PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has taken to Facebook to combat claims that he lied about the RM2.6bil donation from the late Saudi King Abdullah Abdulaziz Al Saud.

5 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Khairy versus Lokman’s Twitter war takes ‘root’

PETALING JAYA: Former Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin said supreme council member Datuk Lokman Noor Adam will be sacked if he were the Umno president.

4 Nov 2018 | 3:50 PM

Khairy: Lokman would be sacked if I was Umno chief

PETALING JAYA: Rembau MP Khairy Jamaluddin has taken Umno Supreme Council member Datuk Lokman Noor Adam to task on Twitter, prompting a small flurry of excitement in the local social media scene.

21 Oct 2018 | 11:59 PM

Dr M: New ministers barely make the grade

LANGKAWI: The newly-appointed ministers of the Pakatan Harapan government have scored only 40 to 50% in Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s books.

Screengrab of the Astro Awani interview with Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
11 Oct 2018 | 4:57 PM

For AirAsia, the sky’s the limit with Cloud technology

AirAsia is known to be an early adopter of new digital technologies since its inception in 2001, but what lies ahead could be its most ambitious journey yet.

According to Fernandes, Google's G Suite got them to really focus on a whole collaborative methodology within AirAsia, keeping them nimble. — MICHELLE TAM/The Star
10 Oct 2018 | 7:09 PM

AirAsia to become a travel technology company

AirAsia is integrating Google Cloud’s machine learning and AI (artificial intelligence) technologies into every aspect of its business, as part of its transformation into a travel technology company.

Greene (centre) with Fernandes and AirAsia deputy group CEO (digital, transformation and corporate services) Aireen Omar, and flanked by AirAsia cabin crew at Google Next ‘18 in London. — AirAsia
29 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Whale of a tale: Malaysians know who they want to play Jho Low

PETALING JAYA: Move aside, Singapore – who needs to lay claim to Crazy Rich Asians when you've got a Billion Dollar Whale?

Malaysians say comedian Jason Leong is the perfect person to play fugitive financier Jho Low in the soon-to-be-produced movie about the 1MDB scandal based on the best-selling book 'Billion Dollar Whale'.
16 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

#AnakAnakMalaysia: Better together

ON this special day, Malaysians near and far have voiced their hopes for a better future.

16 Sep 2018 | 7:00 AM

Camera, ready, action!

Camera, ready - action! DID you know that English-Iban actor Henry Golding is not the only east Malaysian to lend his talents to the Crazy Rich Asians (CRA) blockbuster?

Director Jon M. Chu said he was drawn to Crazy Rich Asians because he wanted to do a movie about growing up in different cultures. Michelle Yeoh and Henry Golding play mother and son with opposing views in the movie. - Photo: Warner Bros