Category Archives: Lifestyle

Vizione’s unit shortlisted to develop Papar Dam in Sabah

KUALA LUMPUR, Vizione Holdings Bhd announced that its joint-venture company with Pembinaan Maju Cemerlang Sdn Bhd (PMCSB) has accepted a letter of intent (LOI) from the Sabah State Water Department (JANS) for the development of Papar Dam and associated water

Netflix unveils user interface in Bahasa Melayu

  KUALA LUMPUR Netflix has launched its user interface (UI) in Bahasa Melayu that enables members in Malaysia to navigate the UI, read title names and synopses, and also watch shows and movies with Bahasa Melayu subtitles and dubs.  

MOTAC channels aid to arts and culture NGOs

  KUALA LUMPUR The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC) has channelled a sum of RM668,000 aid to 243 non-governmental organisations (NGOs) supporting arts and culture.   Its Minister Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri said it was part of the

Malaysian Embassy in Bangkok organises ‘Walk with Ambassador’ to promote healthy lifestyle

BANGKOK The Malaysian Embassy in Bangkok organised a “Walk with Ambassador” at the Lumphini Park here today to promote a healthy lifestyle and interact with fellow Malaysians residing here.   Malaysian Ambassador to Thailand Datuk Jojie Samuel said the idea

Malaysia Day celebrations in Sibu, Sarawak to go on – Saifuddin

The Malaysia Day celebrations this year will still be held in Sibu, Sarawak despite the spread of COVID-19 cases in the state, the Dewan Rakyat was told today. Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah said the ministry understood the worry

No more awards, please – Sugu Pavithra

  IPOH Popular YouTube couple S. Pavithra and M. Sugu have decided not to accept any more awards following the recent misunderstanding in their family.   Pavithra, 28, who was recently recognised as this year’s Ipoh City Icon by the

MPs suggest for gov’t to come up with clear guidelines on film releasing licence

KUALA LUMPUR Two Independent MPs today proposed that the government review and issue clear guidelines on the need for traditional film producers and those on social media platforms to obtain a licence from the Malaysian National Film Development Corporation (FINAS)

Al Jazeera has no licence to film controversial documentary – Finas

  KUALA LUMPUR Al Jazeera International (M) Sdn Bhd did not have the Film Production Licence or the Filming Authentication Certificate (SPP) to produce the controversial documentary ‘Locked Up in Malaysia’s Lockdown’, according to the National Film Development Corporation (Finas).

29 entertainment outlets, sports bars in Labuan faces closure in October

  LABUAN   — At least 29 entertainment outlets and sports bars (including karaoke) in the duty-free-island here are at risk of closure, the latest by October, after the owners incurred losses to the tune of RM6 million since the start

Make “Road To Oscar” a reality – Saifuddin

KUALA LUMPUR Films that revolve around the Malay world, culture and religions can bring the local film industry to greater heights including going to the Oscar, said Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah.   He said local film industry