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SEPHORA opens its second KK branch at Suria Sabah!

  SEPHORA has been every girl’s major beauty outlets for a very long time now, whether you enter the store just to swatch a bunch of crazy-colored lipstick, or ready for a major makeup haul, there is always a certain thrill entering Sephora. One thing that has been quite a bummer, however, is how KK was only limited to the only Sephora branch at Imago KK, and that means if your dream Fenty Beauty lipstick is out of stock, you’re in no luck to find it anywhere else. *Dreams shatter into glitter* But now, our dreams are shattered no longer!   (picture source: SEPHORA Facebook Page) Calling all makeup lovers, Sephora finally opens its second KK branch at Suria Sabah!...

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Minimum Wage in Malaysia is Now RM1050?

The Prime Minister’s Department announced on the 5th of September that the minimum raise will be raised to RM1,050 and it will be effective as of 1st January 2019. Malaysia will now have a uniformed minimum wage RM1,050 per month or RM5.05 per hour. Yes, you read that right. All the states in Malaysia will have the same minimum wage. As reported by The Star, this decision was made following recommendations by the National Wage Consultative Council (MPGN). Currently, the minimum wage in Peninsular Malaysia is RM1,000 while in East Malaysia it is only RM920. That is an RM80 different between the two. According to The Star, the statement released stated that "no subsidies will be granted to employers due...

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The TEALIVE vs CHATIME Feud is Officially Over!

Over the past few months, word has gone around about the legal battle between the infamous bubble tea franchises of Tealive (Loob Holdings) and Chatime (La Kaffa International). And OH FOR THE LOVE OF TEA didn’t you wish they would just settle it already?! All you wanna do is enjoy your bubble tea in peace.   (picture source: ohmychannel.com) If you’re lost along the road of this trend, here’s a brief note to know the root of this bubbling concoction of drama:   Loob Holdings was being terminated by La Kaffa, disabling them from operating in Malaysia. They were charged for a third-party involvement, denied rights to inspect and audit books, an outstanding royalty due amounting to RM3,174,000 and similar branding...

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EZY Box store: Malaysia's first unmanned store opens in KK!

 Well here’s something you don’t see every day. Could it be that we are just one step closer to flying cars and robot butlers? So get this: Imagine shopping at a store with no one manning the counter, what are your first thoughts? You’d probably wonder if the shop’s open… Just think otherwise at the new EZY Box store at Riverson - The Walk KK!   (photo source: Ezy Box Sabah) Malaysia’s first unmanned store has opened in the humble grounds of KK city! EZY Box Store isn’t your normal kedai runcit as it operates with hi-tech AI systems all from the counter, to shelving, and even the ever-growing trend of e-cash payment systems. Just when you thought we’re nowhere...

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