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First day of GST similar to Y2K paranoia

First day of GST similar to Y2K paranoia
By Zan Azlee

The first day of the of the GST in Malaysia has come and gone. Being the 1st of April, many even jokingly thought that it could be an elaborate April Fools joke by the government. 132 more words

Journalism

Maslan confident oil won’t dip below US$40/barrel

Pick up your Lumia 530, and Cortana “oil price”. Then Cortana “who sells seashells by the seashore?”

Dateline 2015-01-29, FMT:

Deputy Finance Minister Ahmad Maslan has expressed his confidence that the crude oil price will not fall below US$40 a barrel this year.

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Malaysia

Mochilero - An Introduction to Salazar

I have to admit, though I have done quite a bit of traveling I have never been backpacking in the true sense of the word.  For this reason, the adventure that I’m starting today, traveling by train from Bangkok to Penang for a few days, then onto the Cameron Highlands and Kuala Lumpur for a few days each as well, then onto Singapore before flying back to Bangkok and taking the train up to Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai, is very special to me.   452 more words

Thailand

Kuala Lumpur Street Food & Eating guide.

Kuala Lumpur is a pretty interesting city, relatively young only around one hundred and fifty years old with a multicultural population of Malays, Chinese, Indians and expats. 1,879 more words

Food

Hello KL

We’re here!
My flight was held up in the air because of weather. Ingrid was waiting. Fortunately for her, her flight was almost empty due to that cancellation, shr got 3 seats to sleep on, so caught up her missed sleep. 70 more words

Malaysia

Why do people go away?

Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colours. 146 more words

Travel

Checklist of GST free items

FOR all you shoppers out there, here’s a list of items that are zero rated, as in Goods and Services Tax (GST) free.

Groceries

Sarawak