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ASTRO New Price Range

Astro announced that they will have to revise and increse their rental prices due to escalating cost.  As usual, Malaysians are standing up saying it isn't a wise move considering ASTRO's poor service. In previous...

A highway fit for a great man

Sometimes, it is not wrong to embrace another persons idea, if it was correct.  This was one of those cases. The news of Adenan Satem passing away was shocking and many, myself included, were in...

Deciding your Malaysian vote

There are times we make decisions based on rationale and proof, but this coming election, which is taunted to be one of the most fiercely contested is not one of those times. As a registered...

Blind Patriotism and Sarawakians – The sad and worrying truth.

Let's take a moment to talk about something not really related to my personal life, which is 'blind patriotism'. If you know me well, or you have been to one of my talks/sharings, or perhaps...

Yasmin Ahmad Dies: The Malaysian storyteller is gone forever

I'm sure all of you know about Yasmin's death by now.  It's been all over the news, and all over the net. When someone is gone forever, I always make it a point to remember...

Who voted for the new Malaysian tourism tax?

The Malaysian government will introduce a new tax dedicated to tourism this coming 1st July 2017. According to what I've learned through news reports, the tax, once implemented would see local and international tourists paying...

The stranger, and Facebook

Sometimes greeting strangers brings regrets. Other times however, they don't. As I sit at my favourite coffee shop and wait patiently for my bowl of noodles to come along, I sometimes find myself offering a...