Category: General News

webe project: Malaysian duo cycle to China to raise awareness for underprivileged families

By Shazwan Zulkiffli Malaysian duo David Wu and Hayati Ismail are working together with the webe community to bring awareness on the plight of underprivileged families through their project, Cycle To China. David recently completed two months of gruelling cycling from Alor Setar all the way to China to help make that impact while Hayati worked on the ground, identifying houses to be fixed. Now with David back on Malaysian soil, the duo has  already helped restore 4 houses with 7 more in the pipeline. The first one to be fixed got itself a new set of floor boards,...

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Bears Of Tolerance Comes To Penang, Malaysia

The historical city of Georgetown, Penang is hosting a two month exhibition for United Buddy Bears, the symbol of world peace, peace and harmony. The Padang Kota Lama exhibition ends on the 30th of October, 2016. The Germany-founded art installation travels the world, promoting a united world, with the future vision of world peace is symbolised by each bear representing each country’s citizens from various cultures and backgrounds, standing “hand-in-hand” “We were inspired by the founders of United Buddy Bears in their aspiration to promote world peace. Their story began by promoting its world tour titled ‘Art of Tolerance’,...

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GRAB returns to its roots for Malaysia Day

It’s easy to forget that Grab was formerly known as MyTeksi is Malaysian – the brand has grown to become one of the largest regional ride-sharing platforms in SouthEast Asia, and to come back to their roots, Grab has launched the Proud To Be Malaysian campaign. Inspired by the timeless Dr. Sam song, ‘Saya Anak Malaysia’, Grab has created their own version of the song and is offering free rides to passengers who recite a few lines of the Grab version to drivers! Happening throughout 8-9th September, lucky passengers who get into the Proud To Be Malaysian cars and...

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BLVD House brings the chic back in KLCC

By Shazwan Zulkiffli Persiaran KLCC has had the same view for years, until its latest attraction arrived with a bang. The KLCC area just got itself a brand new attraction in a form of a chic concept restaurant at Platinum Park called BLVD House.   BLVD House (pronounced Boulevard), is located at the ground floor of the Naza Tower and it offers an elevated casual dining experience – similar to the best eateries of New York, Paris and London. The outlet was first opened in April 2016 and has become the talk of town ever since its unveiling, with...

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Million Dollar Feet is searching for the next Lionel Messi – in Malaysia

By Shazwan Zulkiffli Million Dollar Feet is a new initiative to find Malaysia’s next big thing in football led by Peter de Kretser and Liverpool legend Steve McMahon with the help of New Balance, Kenny Rogers Roasters, 100 PLUS and Brickfields Asia College. Million Dollar Feet will hold auditions at five different locations across the country – Kuantan, Penang, Kuching, Johor Bahru and Kuala Lumpur. The tryouts, which were designed by Steve McMahon, will be a fairly balanced drill to search for players with exceptional talents and proper core values to make it to the top. The winners will...

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