Category Archives: Langgar

My buddy James Lim – the cabby blogger

Yesterday I met up with my taxi buddy James Lim for some drinks and a chat. Click here to read James Lim’s blog. Somewhere in Bugis area, from about 5.30pm to 9pm, we catch-up over four bottles of beer and … Continue reading

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Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP) – Tit for Tac

Our closest neighbor West Malaysia has decided to impose a Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP) fee for foreign registered vehicles entering their country. The amount and date of implementation have yet to be decided. They are still not undecided but public … Continue reading

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First World Parliament in “First Among Equals”

One of my favorite novels is Jeffery Archer’s “First Among Equals” published in 1984. It’s a political novel based on the British Westminster model – multi-party parliamentary system similar to ours. I first read this novel nearly 30 yrs ago. … Continue reading

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World Cup euphoria at Elias CC

For the past few weeks, the soccer mania fever is sweeping across the land like nobody’s business. This once in 4 years World Cup Soccer is getting on every one’s nerves. They say that this is the most watched sporting … Continue reading

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Per-min parking charges is good news for m/cyclists

WEF : 1st July 2014, all motorcycles will be charged on a per-minute basis for all Housing and Development Board (HDB) and Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) car parks which have the Electronic Parking System (EPS). The new rate will be … Continue reading

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