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Video: Songket, a traditional craft

Songket is a traditional Malay hand-woven fabric commonly found in Malaysia. It is one of the oldest crafts in the country, thus having a rich history behind it. The completion of a piece of songket can take up to a few months, depending on the motifs

Innovation Japan provides solutions for the future

Japan is a country that has long been associated with advanced technology and innovation. At this time and age where digitalisation is on the rise more than ever, Japan is rapidly working towards Society 5.0, creating a super-smart society where digital innovation is integrated across all industries

Video: The beauty behind Japanese design thinking

Japanese designs are known to be minimalist yet practical, but what really makes them so distinct from the rest? We spoke to Mike Saw, graphic designer and partner of KONCENT Malaysia, about the Tokyo-based design product shop, aesthetic principles from Japan, and the thought that

Video: WAOJE ASEAN Venture Forum is coming to Kuala Lumpur!

World Association of Overseas Japanese Entrepreneurs (WAOJE) ASEAN Venture Forum is back for the fourth time. Held once every year, the previous host cities were Bangkok, Singapore, and Phnom Penh. This year, it will be held in Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia. Highlights of

Wrappe is here to serve KL-ites good, wholesome wraps

Last Friday saw the soft launch of Wrappe at GTower’s lower ground floor. Just like its name, Wrappe serves a variety of gourmet wraps packed with fresh and natural ingredients. Besides that, other options such as sandwiches or rice bowls are also available. The menu consists of

Video: Keisuke Honda hopes to inspire children through soccer

Keisuke Honda, a Japanese footballer who plays for AC Milan and the Japan national football team, has a philosophy of providing hopes and dreams to children through soccer. In 2012, he established Soltilo Familia Soccer School to share his knowledge and skills to as many children as