Asian stock market booms despite challenges from spread of coronavirus

Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Wednesday after U.S. stocks tumbled overnight as a virus outbreak in China rattled global markets. Japan's Nikkei 225 index climbed 0.7% to 24,031.35 and the Kospi in South Korea surged 1.2% to 2,267.25. In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng jumped 1.3% to 28,355.10. The S&P ASX/200 in Sydney … Continue reading Asian stock market booms despite challenges from spread of coronavirus

Trendy Asian fashion styles (24.10.2019)

This week, Paige Chua’s highly versatile polka dot one shoulder top is on our shopping list. Huang Biren showed us the perfect ‘power suit’ to wear from boardrooms to bars, and we’d gladly wear Jesseca Liu’s stylish casual Friday get-up throughout week. Felicia Chin also hit the stage in a traffic-stopping yellow suit, while Nurul Aini’s sweater weather outfit is a stylish and functional option … Continue reading Trendy Asian fashion styles (24.10.2019)

10 countries you should visit in Asia this year

  According to global market research company Euromonitor International's “Top 100 City Destinations in 2018” report, which ranks cities based on international tourist arrivals, six of the 10 most visited cities this year are in Asia. While global inbound arrivals are expected to grow by five percent to 1.4 billion trips in 2018, in this year’s … Continue reading 10 countries you should visit in Asia this year

10 best countries you should visit

You probably know that Malaysia ranks first as Asia's best country to retire whereas Hong Kong is the safest country to travel in the world, but an update from global research firm US News & World Report which shows the world's best countries has just one Asian tiger in its top 10 list - and it's Japan. Japan, … Continue reading 10 best countries you should visit

‘Jay Chou is a Workaholic,’ says Taiwanese Singer Devon Song

Jay Chou is, without an iota of doubt, one of Asia's most popular celebrity, and his fame is a proof of commitment, hard work, perseverance and vision. Image: Jay Chou The Taiwanese musician released his debut album titled "Jay" in 2000, the same year his image in the entertainment industry recorded huge success. He's known as … Continue reading ‘Jay Chou is a Workaholic,’ says Taiwanese Singer Devon Song