Origami Labs’ Kevin Wong: The Disability That Led To A Beautiful Creation
Origami Labs Kevin Johan Wong has a solution that enables calls to be initiated by tapping on a smart wring – its wearable device that is a boon for the blind.
January 16, 2019
ONE CITY AT A TIME
Robin Vogelaar: Serving Dutch Pancakes Laced With A Social Message
Dutchman Robin Vogelaar dispenses social work consultancy while serving pancake parties worldwide. The former Boston Consulting Group consultant tells why he traded his suit and tie for life of traveling and pro-bono social impact work.
January 14, 2019
WHERE TO INVEST IN 2019
The Year of the Pig - Will it Fly?
Every bear market starts off with a dip, but not every dip goes on to trigger a bear market. Should the fourth quarter 2018 correction be sold on further dips, or bought aggressively?
January 13, 2019
Primacy Concerns Facing SMEs in 2019
Malaysia’s largest credit reporting agency CTOS conducted a nationwide survey among SMEs on their primary concerns in 2019. The findings suggest that SMEs are looking to consolidate positions and increase efficiency this year.
January 12, 2019
THROUGH THE VIEWFINDER
Zahir Omar: Getting on The Film Train in Busan
Director Zahir Omar flew Malaysia’s flag high and proud at the Busan International Film Festival through his first feature, gangster thriller Fly By Night (in Mandarin, no less). He speaks his mind about pushing boundaries in filmmaking and what makes him tick on set.
January 11, 2019
Tamara Lim: Help Prep The Climb Up The Oxbridge, Ivy League
Materials engineer turned educator Tamara Lim wants to help students have a better shot at getting into the top schools and universities in the world. She shares how Prepworks, backed by Oxbridge and Ivy League-grad tutors, can help kids improve their chances in achieving their education ambitions.
January 10, 2019
A PLACE OF SOLACE
Dr. Prem: From Boozer to Healer
Dr Prem Kumar Shanmugam knows all about the pitfalls of addiction – his past included a bout of alcoholism from which he recovered upon treatment. The CEO and Founder of Solace Sabah speaks about fighting the stigma on addiction.
January 09, 2019
Hannah Nazamil: Painting The Reality Of The Malaysian Art Scene
Success in the art world can come with tremendous rewards but also risks. Why choose to be part of this world? We speak to budding artist Hannah Nazamil.
January 08, 2019
Benyamin Ismail: Piloting AirAsia X In The Wake of MAHB Turbulence
An increase in airport charges has set AirAsia on the warpath with Malaysia Airports. We speak to Benyamin Ismail, CEO of AirAsia X on why it is standing its ground.
NOTA RAZAK CHIK
Huff And Puff After The New Year Smoking Snuff
The new year has made all smokers dying for – what else, a smoke! The only place they can now light up appears to be – where?