Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +08:00GEORGE TOWN: The restoration of six heritage shophouses in Kimberley Street here is expected to start early next year.The six heritage shophouses located in Kimberly Street, Penang.George Cheah / The Star / 07 Dec 2016
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +08:00PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s manufacturing sector will suffer if Myanmar presses ahead with stopping its nationals from coming here to work, said the Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM).
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +08:00KUALA LUMPUR: Most of us know Pepper as a spice or Iron Man's girlfriend, but visitors at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre got to meet a different kind of Pepper.Shape of the future: Visitors getting up close with Pepper at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +08:00GEORGE TOWN: Garbed in a traditional brown robe with a straw hat to protect him from the sun, young Chain Bo Han walked 6.5km – all for a good cause.Devotees offering food and red packets to the monks and nuns gathered during their procession at the Air Itam road as they head towards the Kek Lok Si Temple. Pix by GARY CHEN/The Star/ 8 DEC 2016.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +08:00KUALA LUMPUR: Mercy Malaysia’s Norazam Abu Samah spent four years in Aceh after the 2004 tsunami helping in the rebuilding effort.Quake impact: People trying to rescue those who are trapped under the rubble of a collapsed building at Pidie Jaya in Aceh. — Photo courtesy of Norazam Abu Samah of Mercy Malaysia
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +08:00PETALING JAYA: At 11, child actress-turned-entrepreneur Mia Sara is already the proud owner of hijab brand MS Couture.Bright young mind: Mia Sara (right) showing Nikole (left) and Matrade chairman Datuk Dr Noraini Ahmad one of her hijabs at her booth during the Mai Dagang Carnival at Evolve Concept Mall.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:59:00 +08:00PUTRAJAYA: The Government has not provided identity cards to 700,000 foreigners in Johor to become voters in Malaysia.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:31:55 +08:00BUKIT MERTAJAM: A 60-year-old restaurant owner who slid under his car to stop the local council from towing his car away, is being investigated for obstructing a public servant from carrying out his duty.Picture from social media
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:27:16 +08:00PETALING JAYA: Penang MCA Youth is concerned that the borrowings made by the Penang state government on its proposed Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) may be an unsustainable burden on future generations.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:01:31 +08:00KUALA LUMPUR: The lower-income group will continue to be supported by the various financial assistance programmes provided by the Government following the continuous increase in the cost of living, says Datuk Lee Chee Leong.