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Yuen Meikeng

meikeng@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Yuen Meikeng

12 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Hankering for a holiday

Malaysia is the fourth most vacation deprived country in the world, says study. To address this, there are suggestions for Malaysia to have its own ‘Golden Week’.

29 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

173 abusers put behind bars

EXCLUSIVE:PETALING JAYA: A total of 173 child sexual abusers have been put behind bars by the special court handling sexual crimes against children since it was set up nearly two years ago.

21 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Too little, too late

TAKE it or leave it.

14 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Looking after our house

After almost a year as Housing and Local Government Minister, Zuraida Kamaruddin still has many ideas up her sleeve for better cities, homes and green solutions for the country.

7 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

All streetlights to be LED lamps starting September

KUALA LUMPUR: All roads nationwide will be lit with LED lamps, instead of the traditional light bulbs, in a move to save energy by as much as 50%.

24 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Check for bullying in welfare homes, urges psychologist

THEY are children from broken homes and underprivileged backgrounds who sought shelter in welfare homes. The last thing they need is to be bullied.

24 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Standing out from the crowd

Job seekers are stepping up on how they get attention from potential bosses by promoting themselves with infographics, website resumes and even video resumes.

10 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Women powering on

The gender gap is still here, with women being outnumbered in top decision-making posts. But things are looking up, says a survey.

8 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Women outnumber men in fields such as medicine, dentistry, law and accountancy

PETALING JAYA: Dentists, lawyers, accountants and doctors – women in Malaysia have outnumbered men in these top professions.

3 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Momo challenge debunked as hoax

PETALING JAYA: If you, like many parents around the world, have been terrified by the prospect of your children being exposed to the Momo challenge, you can heave a sigh of relief. It has been debunked as a hoax.

Negative influence: The character at the centre of it, called Momo, is an eerie-looking doll with bulging eyes and long, scraggy hair. — dpa