Opinions on Current Issues

My two cents on current issues

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...

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...

Adenan Satem

This is probably a one off thing, because I rarely do eulogies in my blog, but this time, it just felt right. I was in a local restaurant discussing about a project with a friend,...

The disappointing Kuching Waterfront 

As a Kuching born, I have always taken pride about my city, Kuching.  In fact, I am so proud of my city that I have opened  blog specifically about it, you know, just to...

This is the MOST INTERESTING comment about Adenan Satem!

This week, principals and heads of selected schools in Sarawak have been asked (almost closed to being forced) to attend a forum/event about technical education in a local hotel in Kuching.  I know this...

Post Sarawak Election: You will never understand us

The 11th Sarawak General Elections is over, and it was a resounding 'YES' to Adenan Satem as Chief Minister.  The 'Adenan Fever' was so strong, the man himself caught it on the eve of...

Sarawak Election: Making my choice for Sarawak

If everything goes well, it will be the third time I cast my vote tomorrow, the second time in a place I now call home. My maiden vote was in a place I grew...