Star Online gaining global traction

Star Online gaining global traction The Star Online has a remarkable international readership – it garnered more than four-fold jump in its international traffic over the past year. According to Google Analytics, the total international audience for the news portal stood at 2.27 million in March 2019 but hit 9.65 million in March this year.…

Three-man special panel to head SMG

Three-man special panel to head SMG Star Media Group Bhd (SMG) will be temporarily headed by a three-man special committee effective tomorrow following the departure of group chief executive officer Andreas Vogiatzakis (pic). The committee comprises three non-executive directors of the company, namely Datuk Fu Ah Kiow, Datuk Dr Mohd Aminuddin Mohd Rouse and Chan…

AI the way to move forward

AI the way to move forward In an effort to battle the transmission of Covid-19 efficiently while reducing exposure among employees, Star Media Group is making use of artificial intelligence (AI). The newly installed SensePass and Thunder-E picture as well as thermal camera modules, on loan from Green Packet Sdn Bhd, will allow for contactless…

Star Media Group keeps students safe with eTuition

Star Media Group keeps students safe with eTuition As housebound students turn to video conferencing tools like Zoom for tuition, security issues are cropping up – the most prominent being Zoombombing, prompting many parents to ask if there is a safer solution. Zoombombing has allowed uninvited strangers to join a video call and harass other…

Feel the Burn with StarFit

Feel the Burn with StarFit Staying active when you are housebound may be easy but keeping yourself committed to a fitness routine may be a little more challenging. If your fitness routine has been thrown out of whack, fret not. Star Media Group (SMG) has teamed up with Fitness First, CHi Fitness, Celebrity Fitness and…

Star Frontliners Initiative to wrap up today

Star Frontliners Initiative to wrap up today  Star Media Group (SMG) and Star Foundation’s fundraising campaign for the purchase of medical supplies for hospitals and medical staff will wrap up at the end of today. It has raised more than RM2,430,831 so far, which includes SMG’s RM1mil pledge to kick-start the fund on March 25…