Malaysians to musician’s rescue
The plight of Datin Elaine Khaw, wife of famous composer and songwriter Datuk Ooi Eow Jin, has touched many Malaysians. She is looking after her husband who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, and her 54-year-old son Raymond who was diagnosed with a brain tumour 40 years ago at the age of 14. Malaysians have reached out, and so has the artiste community. Turn to your main paper to find out how you can help too.
Employers and maids: Both sides will be protected
There is some worry that the new direct hiring system for foreign maids will be open to abuse, but there are built-in measures to ensure both employer and employee will be protected. Find out more in your main paper.
The pursuit of good karma
Thailand has a lot more to offer than just beautiful islands, delicious street food and fantastic shopping. A visit to the Land of Smiles is not complete without setting foot into at least one of its amazing temples, some of which are featured in Star2.
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