Golden feather in its cap

(Front row) Annuar (centre) and Dr Wee (second from right) with Chor (second from left), SMG chief executive officer Alex Yeow Wai Siaw (right) and SMG director Datuk Dr Mohd Aminuddin Rouse at the Star50 anniversary gala held in Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Joining them are (second row, from left) SMG chief content officer Esther Ng, director Loh Chee Can, director Chan Seng Fatt, chief business officer Lydia Wang and group chief financial officer Sam Au. — Photos: GLENN GUAN, YAP CHEE HONG, IZZRAFIQ ALIAS, AZLINA ABDULLAH, FAIHAN GHANI and ART CHEN/The Star

TURNING 50 happens only once, a milestone so significant that the anniversary is named in honour of the noblest of metals.

To celebrate a half-century’s work of engaging the nation since 1971, Star Media Group (SMG) pulled out all the stops with a black-tie gala to round off the year-long celebration.

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