Local flavor: Mong Chin Yeoh learns to cook local food from one of Tugu Hotel’s sous chefs in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara.(Courtesy of A+E Networks)With six runs in six different countries, online influencer Mong Chin Yeoh is traveling all over Southeast Asia for her TV debut in a new original series, Who Runs the World with Mong Chin.
Teaming up with Canon, Lifetime Asia and the A+E Network, Yeoh visited Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia and the Philippines within a span of eight weeks. Besides the race, the Singaporean social media darling also tried out local activities that are popular in each location.
Yeoh, who was born in Singapore on Oct. 17, 1993, and attended Singapore Management University, had always enjoyed reading lifestyle blogs and watching beauty videos.
Inspired by a number of them, like Singaporean Xiaxue, Jaclyn Hill, Tati and Ti...