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Wong Suit Yee

metro@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Wong Suit Yee

16 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Millennials feel pull of family ties

StarMetro speaks to millennials to find out their views on staying true to age-old Chinese New Year beliefs and practices.

Proud of their culture: (From left) Eunice Ng, 28, Tirzah Yeo, 26, Chan You Li, 26, Jayda Chong, 29, and Jessica Leong, 34, embracing the festivities in their traditional wear amid Sunway Velocity mall’s vibrant festive decorations inspired by ‘One Hundred Surnames‘ of Chinese families. —SAM THAM/The Star
15 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Young lion dancers wow mall-goers

ACCOMPANIED by the loud beating of drums and clanging cymbals, young performers showcased their lion dance skills at Centre Court of Atria Shopping Gallery, Petaling Jaya.

One of the teams wowing the crowd with their lion dance movements. — Photos: SAM THAM/The Star
15 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Extra 400m lane to alleviate jam on Jalan Putra Permai and LDP

MOTORISTS can expect smoother traffic along Jalan Putra Permai and Damansara-Puchong Highway (LDP) at the Serdang interchange.

The newly opened lane towards Putrajaya at Jalan Putra Permai in Seri Kembangan.
14 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Shah Alam car-free day turns festive

MORE than 2,000 people joined the Car Free Day organised by Shah Alam City Council (MBSA) at Dataran Kemerdekaan Shah Alam last Sunday.

An acrobatic lion dance performance spreading Chinese New Year cheer at the car-free day organised by Shah Alam.
13 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

PLUS: Abide by travel advisory to reduce CNY exodus traffic

PLUS Malaysia Bhd (PLUS) has several approaches to deal with traffic congestion for motorists to have a smoother journey this Chinese New Year.

13 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Tuck into hearty festive fare

THE tradition of saying specific prosperous wishes out loud as each ingredient is added to the yee sang is something diners look forward to during the lunar new year.

Chilled Pao Sum Tea, Snow Fungus with Gingko and Crispy Sweet Potato is a cooling dessert soup with a hot glutinous rice cake on the side. — Photos: YAP CHEE HONG/The Star
10 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Healthcare has its rewards

ACTIVE users of BookDoc can now expect greater rewards thanks to the app’s new partnership with four more new partners this festive season.

(Front row, from left) Yong, Goh, Beh, Chong and Law with (back row, from left) BookDoc adviser Datuk Dr. Mohandas Ramasamy, corporate vice-president Datuk Yew Cheng Hoe and business development vice-president Reuben Poh at the signing ceremony.
9 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Ti-Ratana founder backs charity drive

PETALING JAYA: Ti-Ratana founder Most Venerable Datuk K. Sri Dhammaratana believes firmly in the value of sharing with others.

All smiles: Dhammaratana with the children of Ti-Ratana posing with the DaretoCare bags.
6 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Association brings cheer to old folk in pre-CNY visit

THEIR faces lit up with delight as they watched a rousing traditional lion dance.

Ng (left), Tay (centre), Liaw (fourth from left) and Wong (right) handing over a mock cheque for RM20,000 worth of cash and goods to Goh.
5 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Celebrities liven up mall’s Spring campaign

Local celebrities helped make the launch of “Prosperity with Singing in the Spring” campaign at Quill City Mall Kuala Lumpur rather festive by performing and interacting with the crowd.

Ong (third from right) giving out ang pow and goodie bags to children of Rumah Victory. Looking on are Leong (right) and Lee (second from right).