Revamp At Star Top Management

Revamp At Star Top Management KUALA LUMPUR: The Star Media Group has announced the appointment of Calvin Kan as group chief operating officer (COO). Kan, who was made the chief executive officer of The Star Radio Group last year, first joined The Star in 1989 as a senior advertisement executive. A Bachelor of Arts graduate…

Papers in historic tie-up

Papers in historic tie-up The Star ePaper now comes with Thai, Indonesian and Filipino publications   (From left) Macaraig, Philippine Daily Inquirer’s director for mobile, JV Rufino, Jakarta Post’s executive director Riyadi Suparno, Wong, Nazir, Janviroj, Herman Prayitno and Kraichitti at the launch   It was a simple ceremony but a historic one to mark…

Game-changer to boost tech growth

Game-changer to boost tech growth The Star launches RM20mil fund to help entrepreneurs develop ideas   Spurring innovation: (From left) Star Publications (M) Bhd executive director and group chief editor Datuk Seri Wong Chun Wai, Dr Chua, Star Publications (M) Bhd Corporate Services senior manager Chan Shiang Chiat, Lee and Star Publications (M) Bhd director…

The Star wins big in awards

The Star wins big in awards Volunteer programme takes gold in marketing awards   We did it: (From left) Knorex account executive Yew Weisin, group marketing executive Michelle Har, corporate communications executive Selina Ng, R.AGE acting editor Ian Yee, R.AGE journalist Sharmila Nair and Siti Hajar with the trophies.   WITH three gold awards and…

Roshan is Star director of ops

Roshan is Star director of ops Roshan has been involved in a number of strategic turnarounds.   PETALING JAYA: Star Publications (M) Bhd has appointed Roshan Thiran as its director of operations in a bid to maintain its position as a leading media company as well as to future-proof its business. Roshan began his new…

Jobs portal helps bring back talent

Jobs portal helps bring back talent It complements Govt’s effort to recruit Malaysians abroad, says TalentCorp boss DAVID TAN davidtan@thestar.com.my Light moment: (From left) Roshan, Siew Hai, Yeoh, Siah Ping, Johan and Kamal checking out the portal before the talk in Penang.   GEORGE TOWN: Online portal myStarjob.com complements the Government’s effort to bring back…