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Lifestyle 17 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

High society critic

DEWI Sukarno, fabled jet-setter and third wife of the late Indonesian president, has settled into her self-appointed role in Japan as social critic.

Lifestyle 22 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

The best from Belle

With Belle#8217;s new opening in KLCC, Kuala Lumpur#8217;s fashion vocabulary has just expanded, and the labels that will be rolling off our lolling pink tongues will be the likes of Just Cavalli, Marc Jacobs, DG, Cacharel and Chloe.

Education 23 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

UUM researches tourism in Langkawi

Universiti Utara Malaysia has found the perfect site for its new research institute in idyllic Langkawi, reports JOANNE LIM.

Business 24 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Key to nurturing future leaders

HORTICULTURAL shows aside, there probably aren#146;t too many business events in Kuala Lumpur where one is handed a packet of sunflower seeds at the door and told to #147;grow tomorrow#146;s leader? today#148;.

Letters 30 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Politician with a gentle touch

SENATOR Tan Sri Michael Chen parachuted into politics in the 60s but has endured as a political personality. The Perak-born politician who ends his term as President of Dewan Negara next month spoke to JOCELIN TAN about a life spent in public service.

Lifestyle 06 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

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Business 16 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Aussie insurance collapse due to culture of mismanagement

A culture of mismanagement and extravagance led to Australia's largest-ever corporate collapse, an independent inquiry said Wednesday in a report urging a thorough criminal investigation into former executives of HIH Ltd insurance company.

Other Sport 20 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Renault finally get the right mix

At a quiet airport west of Paris every Wednesday morning, they board a plush eight-seat Piper Cheyenne III propeller aircraft for an hour-long flight across the Channel. Most of them look like managers in a multi-national company on a trip to discuss global product strategy #8211; and in a way, they are.

Lifestyle 24 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

For the sheer joy of it

Sir Edmund Hillary who scaled Mount Everest 50 years ago speaks of his feat with modesty, writes DAVID FICKLING.

Lifestyle 27 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Murmurs of excellence

A venerable jewellery house brings its tradition of excellence to bear on creating fragrances that dazzle the senses just as much as its gems dazzle the eyes.