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Karaoke centres in Malaysia will now be allowed to reopen starting from July 15th. This move comes after nearly 4 months of closure since Malaysia's Movement Control Order (MCO) took effect on March 18th. The announcement to ease restrictions was made earlier today by Malaysia's Defence Minister, Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob, adding that the government took into consideration the livelihood ...

Malaysians are about to have a very unique cinema experience real soon. M-Junction, the first-ever "drive-in cinema" in Malaysia, is expected to launch some time later this year. The news was first announced on the company's official Facebook page, a collaboration between TwoSpicy Entertainment Live and MD Events Asia. Going to the movies is something very normal for Malaysians, up ...

The pandemic in America continues to worsen everyday, and some are continuing to make the situation worse. In the state of Alabama, several group of youngsters have been throwing "COVID parties", a competition where the first person who gets infected after the party receives a prize. These disturbing new parties are being held in the city of Tuscaloosa, where infected ...

Relations between India and China are worsening. Just yesterday, India banned TikTok and 59 Chinese mobile apps on the grounds of "national security". This comes after China and India's military forces clashed at the border of Ladakh on June 15th this year, resulting in over 20 deaths and 75 injured. Indian users can no longer access TikTok anymore. The Indian ...

More pandemic lock-down restrictions are starting to ease up across Malaysia. After nearly 3 months of closure, GSC Cinemas will be reopening tomorrow, 1st of July 2020. Advertisement: This app will help you find jobs and customers. The company also announced via their social media channels that Malaysians will be able to watch the Jumanji movie for free, together with ...

Lots of news is swirling around popular video streaming app, iflix, as the company has reportedly been searching for a buyer earlier this month. Just today, tech blog Lowyat.net discovered that iflix's Google Play and App Store pages been updated with a new company owner, which happens to be a subsidiary of China's Tencent Holdings (Renfeng Media Tech Inc). This ...

Popular SouthEast Asia-based video streaming platform, iflix, is reportedly looking for a buyer as the company's losses continue, according to a report by Nikkei. iflix, which has often been touted as the "Netflix of SouthEast Asia", had a net loss of $158.1 million in 2018, and as of September 2019, the company only had $12.7 million in cash reserves left. The ...

Instagram has removed the "verified badge" of former Miss Malaysia 2017, Samantha Katie James. The badge no longer appears on her Instagram account as of today (June 2nd). This comes after the former beauty pageant champion posted offensive remarks on her Instagram account pertaining to the #blacklivesmatter protests in the US. Offensive remarks posted on her Instagram account. Netizens across ...

An old post by Boredpanda showing how to swear in sign-language has shot up in popularity once again, being shared several thousand times in just a matter of days. This time around, the post has spread to Asia, circulating across many entertainment groups on Facebook. Here are some of them (video below): The post even consisted of a video demostrating ...

Several economic sectors in Malaysia will be reopened from Monday (May 4), but they must adhere to strict conditions, Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin said on (May 1) in his Labour Day message to the nation. On the live broadcast on Friday, Mr Muhyiddin Yassin stated: "With advice from the Ministry of Health, based on data collected, and protocol outlined by ...

With lock-downs happening all over the world, more and more people have been turning to online gaming as a means to entertain themselves. Mobile Legends, a 5 versus 5 multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game, has quickly risen to becoming one of the most popular action-strategy games played on smartphones in the recent months. As of today, the app has ...

The latest comeback Korean drama starring famous actor Lee Min Ho has premiered on Netflix after the completion of his military service. Titled "The King: Eternal Monarch", it has gained a strong following amongst Netflix audience members.When he was 19 years old, he faced a dreadful accident in the year 2006. It is now revealed to us that when Min ...

Canto-pop singer, Sam Hui hosted a livestream yesterday from Harbour City without a live audience had gained 2.5 million online viewers watching throughout the one-hour performance via TV channels and social channels. Hui will donate HK$250,000 to workers of sound production firm Tom Lee Engineering who had lost their jobs due to the current health situation. The livestream was available ...

Malaysian actor and comedian joins Marvel's "Shang-Chi" and The Legend of The Ten Rings. Ronny Chieng is a Malaysian originated from Johor Bahru. He has been a correspondent on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. He also had a supporting role in Crazy Rich Asians. More recently, Chieng released his first stand-up special for Netflix, Asian Comedian Destroys America! However, the report does ...

Formula One’s shutdown period will be extended for another two weeks following the delay to the season caused by the current health situation. The decision to prolong the break will be extended from 21 to 35 days. The traditional summer shutdown was brought forward from August last month and increased from two to three weeks. The initial planned tour in ...

Tencent’s music streaming platform, JOOX, sees spike in traffics to its karaoke services up by as much as 50% during the current health situation expanding in Southeast Asia. “It’s exactly during this period of time the usage of karaoke jumped like 30% to 50%, depending on the countries,” Poshu Yeung, vice president of Tencent’s International Business Group. JOOX’s karaoke feature ...

As a DJ live-streams thumping electronic music from a Singapore nightclub to revellers confined to their homes due to the global health situation recently. A popular Singaporean nightclub Zouk threw a “cloud-clubbing” party, streaming live performances by six DJs via an app. The nightclub partnered with gaming equipment company Razer and the live-streaming app, attracting ground breaking numbers of 200,000 ...

Over 5000 people showed up on the nights of 15th March for a large rock band concert in the UK, according to Shanghaiist. The Welsh rock band, named Stereophonics, carried on with their concert despite calls for cancellations due to the worsening health situation in the UK. The band even shared on Twitter photos and videos from the concert, which ...

Season 2 of Dirty Money, the critically acclaimed documentary series from Jigsaw Productions, is now available for viewing on Netflix. Among the episodes in the second season, one of the episodes, titled "Man at The Top", covers the intricacies behind the 1MDB scandal - also featuring Malaysia's ex-prime minister, Najib Razak. Episode 2 of the Second Season covers the IMDB ...