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Winnie Yeoh

arnold.loh@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Winnie Yeoh

20 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM

Penang Sky Cab plan not faring well

GEORGE TOWN: Besides the less-than-enthusiastic response from residents, tourism industry players have also voiced their doubts about the proposed Penang Sky Cab project.

12 Apr 2015 | 12:24 PM

Muhyiddin: Zahid, Hisham roped in to help by-elections

BUKIT MERTAJAM: Two Umno vice-presidents have been tasked to assist Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin in the preparation for the upcoming Permatang Pauh and Rompin by-elections.

Muhyiddin meeting with Permatang Pauh Umno leaders at Permatang Pauh Umno headquarters in Penang. Star pic by: ZHAFARAN NASIB.
11 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM

Grandma saves baby from mum

A GRANDMOTHER fled with her grandchild in her arms in a bid to save the baby from his knife-wielding mother, reported Harian Metro.

8 Apr 2015 | 6:25 PM

Roof of school hostel dining hall in Bukit Mertajam collapses

GEORGE TOWN: Students of a vocational college in Bukit Minyak, Bukit Mertajam, had a fright when the roof of their hostel dining hall collapsed.

The collapsed roof  incident happened at about 8.30pm.
4 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM

Con men, new tax on top of old one – and Umno Youth has had enough

KUALA LUMPUR: Some small traders are being threatened by “non-governmental organisations” demanding payment to avoid being punished by the Customs Department over mistakes in charging the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

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4 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM

Teething problems bite at petrol stations

PETALING JAYA: From the outside, all looks normal at the petrol station in Section 17. But step into the retail station and it’s like a crime zone, all cordoned off with red tape.

Not for sale: Goods cordoned off with red tape at the petrol station in Section 17.
4 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM

School canteen may be in the soup over increased prices

PUTRAJAYA: A school in Kedah may be in trouble for allowing its canteen to increase the prices of cooked food, citing the Goods and Services Tax (GST) as the reason.

4 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM

Where puzzles come alive

CALLING all Sherlock Holmes fans and avid crime novel readers. Come have a go at the Break The Code (BTC) Plus real room escape game at Gurney Plaza in Penang to experience real life codes and puzzles, and see if you can find the answers.

Mind-boggling quests: Break the Code plus staffers demonstrating the Da vinci challenge.
4 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM

‘Prepaid reloads have GST’

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has clarified that mobile phone users must pay the 6% Goods and Services Tax (GST) for their prepaid reloads.

4 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM

Two men and GROs caught with pants down in raid

GEORGE TOWN: Two men and their female partners were literally caught with their pants down when enforcement officers barged in on them in a room at an entertainment outlet in Burmah Road.

Rounded up: An enforcement officer giving instructions to some of the foreign women caught in the entertainment outlet in Burmah Road, Penang.