Ruby Lim

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18 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Search on for ‘science superstars’ among students

THE Petrosains Science Show Competition returns for its 10th edition, in search of “science superstars” among secondary school students nationwide.

18 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Great bargains for Raya shoppers

THE festive spirit is in full swing at Mydin as the local hypermarket chain rolled out its Girang Syawal Tiba 2018 Ramadan Raya campaign with great bargains under one roof.

Models showing the raya collection of Mikhail and Mikayla at the launch of Girang Syawal Tiba 2018 at Mydin USJ Subang Jaya.
17 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Protection and savings plan for teachers

ZURICH Life Insurance Malaysia Bhd (ZLIMB) is honouring educators nationwide with an exclusive privilege.

Mukesh says in order to be eligible for the Zurich Favour8 privilege, the applicant must be a teacher at any public or private academic institution.
16 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Pupils get help preparing for UPSR

A GROUP of Year Six pupils underwent a UPSR Motivation Camp at Sri Petaling Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, organised by Eco World Foundation, the charity arm of Eco World Development Group Bhd.

(Centre, in white) Lee (right) and Eco World Foundation chief executive officer Captain (Rtd) Datuk Liew Siong Sing cheering with the pupils at the closing ceremony of the UPSR Motivation Camp in Hotel Sri Petaling Kuala Lumpur.
3 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

For patriotism and positivity

REMEMBER when Malaysians from all walks of life celebrated the triumph of national shuttler Datuk Lee Chong Wei when he defeated Lin Dan in the semi-final match of the Rio Olympics 2016?

The top five video contest winners at the prize presentation ceremony.
25 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Teaching young ones to be kind to the environment

TAMAN Metropolitan Batu in Jalan Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur bustled with activity as both the young and old gathered there for the Earth Walk 2018 organised by Smart Reader Worldwide.

Children enjoying the tree-planting session during the Earth Walk 2018 by Smart Reader Worldwide at Taman Metropolitan Batu, Kuala Lumpur.
23 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Three-in-one gathering of food producers

Ninth edition of Livestock Asia the largest ever as it included aquaculture and fisheries sector for the first time.

Ahmad Shabery (third from left) presenting the Lifetime Achievement award to Dr Ahmad Mustaffa (in wheelchair) at the ninth Malaysian Livestock Industry Awards. Looking on are (from left) Gandhi, Mohd Azumi and Dr Quaza.
23 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Exchange designed to spur innovation

German duo among Design Thinking coaches tasked to lead participants in five-day project challenge.

(From left) Coaches Cannon, Ewald, Lee and Menning having a chat at Genovasi in Petaling Jaya.
18 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Five Aeon Big customers drive home brand-new cars

Shopping at Aeon Big has been a rewarding experience for 560 lucky customers as they walked away with prizes worth over RM700,000 through the Big Thank You contest.

The five grand prize winners posing with Aeon and Visa executives (back row) during the prize-giving ceremony for the Big Thank You contest at the Toyota showroom in Subang. — Sam Tham/The Star
9 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Squint no more with latest progressive lenses

IMAGINE squinting and trying to figure out the numbers on your smartphone or struggling to read a book because you cannot see the words. This is presbyopia, an inability to see things clearly up close.

(From left) Essilor Amera Pte Ltd managing director (Malaysia and Singapore) Peter Tan, Essilor Malaysia general manager Jean-Philippe Ho and Soh launching the new Varilux X series.