Noooo, staycations within the country will be more expensive from August 1st onwards as the Customs Department will be implementing a tourism tax for accommodation premises, on top of GST (goods and service charge) and service charge. Applicable to both Malaysians and foreigners, the tourism tax applies for...
WhatsApp is arguably the most commonly used messenger app on the planet, and ain’t nobody is denying that it has revolutionised the way we connect with one another. That said, one elephant that needs to be addressed is how annoying some WhatsApp group chats can be, consistently making our blood boil....
The region’s largest social media awards show – Influence Asia 2017 – went down on April 8 2017 at the Plenary Hall, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), and boy was it glamourous. Not only did 252 top social media influencers across seven countries gather for the award show,...
Most Malaysians probably grew up with Doraemon and Detektif Conan comics, but it is extremely upsetting for us to say that these beloved comics will soon be no more. Due to the influx of online comics and the deterioration of sales, comic book publisher Tora Aman has decided...
Malaysians who are planning to travel to Qatar no longer have to pay for visa, following an agreement with the Qatar government. Instead, Malaysians would be granted the visa on arrival facility, allowing them to stay in Qatar for 60 days and an extra 30 days upon application....
La Kaffa Int., the Taiwan franchisor for Chatime, has given its side of the story regarding the termination of its agreement with Malaysian company Loob Holding. The Taiwanese company said that Loob Holding “used raw materials that were not part of the approved recipe” and that it was a “a...
Yaaaasss, it’s time to make big travel plans to the U.S. of A! In December, AirAsia X expressed its interest of opening travel routes to the USA, and now, it’s safe to say that it’s really happening as AirAsia X has just gotten clearance from the Federal Aviation...
Following the announcement of the termination of La Kaffa International Ltd’s contract over the Chatime franchise which was announced on January 6, Loob Holding Sdn Bhd is looking to rebrand its 165 Chatime outlets in Malaysia. According to the franchise agreement, all existing outlets would cease using the Chatime...
As of 1st January 2017, Selangor took a step forward to save the mother nature by implementing a ban on plastic bags and polystyrene, which is a really good thing for us Malaysians! The state is no stranger to this measure, as Pakatan has already made no plastic...
Aimed at the betterment of the lives of shelter dogs, PAWS UP! Malaysia hosted its second photography fundraiser for the shelter dog series entitled Woof of Paws Street and raised a total of RM15,000 in private donations and auction. The photographs, which went to the highest bidder, ranged...