Starmetro Watch


FREEBIES AT FAIR

House buyers at Star Property Fair in KLCC Exhibition Centre Hall 4, on Aug 3 and 4 stand a chance of winning household items worth up to RM12,000 and a Proton X70. A lucky draw gives visitors a chance to win hotel stays and shopping vouchers. The event from 11am to 7pm is supported by the Housing and Local Government Ministry. For details, visit fair.starproperty.my

ENTREPRENEUR CARNIVAL

Subang Jaya Municipal Council is organising an entrepreneur carnival at MPSJ Serdang Jaya indoor Stadium in Seri Kembangan today from 8.30am to 7pm. There will be workshops, competitions, sports activities, exhibition booths as well as cooking demonstrations. For details, visit www.mpsj.gov.myCRIME AWARENESSThe fifth Women’s Street Crime & Awareness Campaign Iron Lady Awards 2019 will be held at Great Eastern Mall, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, tomorrow at 10am. For details, call 012-931 7399 or 012-322 2538.

ALUMNI DINNER

The Old Girls’ Association of Treacher Methodist Girls School is organising a dinner to commemorate the school’s 130th anniversary at Hotel Taiping Perdana on Sept 14. For details and tickets, call 012-504 8709, 012-517 8353 or 016-558 6296.LOGO CONTESTPetaling Jaya City Council is inviting the public to send their designs for its logo competition themed ‘Petaling Jaya Learning City’. The closing date for entries is Aug 22. For details, visit www.mbpj.gov.my/learning_city

TRAFFIC MATTERS

There will be a long-term road closure at Lorong 7A, Kampung Sungai Kayu Ara to facilitate preliminary works for the LRT3 project for 24 hours daily from July 29 to Sept 12.ART EXHIBITION Tin Alley Curated Space will be organising Art Ipoh 2019 at Tin Alley at Lorong Bijeh Timah from Aug 17 to Sept 30. The grand opening will be held on Aug 17 at 7pm. For details, call 016-665 5080 (Chok) or email tinalley.my@gmail.com

EXHIBITION ON JAPAN

The Japan Foundation will hold a ‘Built Environment: An Alternative Guide to Japan’ exhibition at the Tun Razak Library in Ipoh from now to Aug 14 from 10am to 5pm (weekdays) and 10.30am to 4.30pm (Saturdays). Admission is free. For details, call 03-2284 6229 or visit www.jfkl.org.my or www.facebook.com/theJapanFoundationKL

ILLEGAL DUMPSITE HOTLINE

Ipoh City Council is getting the public’s help on illegal dumpsites in areas under its jurisdiction. Those with information should WhatsApp the council’s town services hotline at 019-550 3083. StarMetro Greater Klang Valley is also extending its help in eradicating the problem. Should the public face difficulties in reaching the council, they can email metroperak@thestar.com.my

CHARITY RUN

City Harbour international School located in Seri Manjung, Lumut, is hosting its Charity Colour Run today. Proceeds will be distributed to Rumah Wawasan and Sekolah Semangat Maju, Sitiawan. For late registration, call 012-2224938.


   

Across The Star Online


Air Pollutant Index

Highest API Readings

    Select State and Location to view the latest API reading

    Source: Department of Environment, Malaysia