One of the great pleasures of working in a town that is next to the sea is seeing great sunsets. Our work usually finishes at about 6.00 pm and when we look out the windows, we are greeted by the beautiful scene of the sun going down in the midst of the boats that are tied to the mini harbor near to the office
After I almost managed to “extinguish” them back in Malaysia, the Tamil TV Serials is coming a comeback in a huge way in Sharjah.
Almost on the first day we arrived in Sharjah from Dubai, we almost immediately checked the channels on our TV. There were almost 7 channels of TV Serials from the various part of India and there was no English channel (there was 3 other Arabic channels though).… Click to read the rest
This post is typed and uploaded in a small cyber cafe in Sharjah. It was done in a hurry and in the midst of Indians and Pakistanis (is this correct?) who are using the Internet to call back home and download Indian actresses photos.
I said “typed” because I have drafted my long post but when I tried open the file from thumb drive, it is corrupted.… Click to read the rest
We are sitting the same room where we have temporarily placed 2 mega servers for installation, debugging and testing. They are noisy (because we had taken them out from the rack) and used to be hot as well.… Click to read the rest
Taxis in Dubai are big, expensive (to Malaysian standards) and certainly fast!
There is a limitation as to how many passengers that a taxi can take here in Dubai. The maximum is 4 and not more. Of course, we been riding on taxis taking 5 passengers, for a price of course.… Click to read the rest
I guess this time round, I am seeing the “other” side of Dubai, where the streets are dirty (same level of standard KL streets), the streets are narrow and there are more Indians than the original “UAEans”.… Click to read the rest
The thing about flying off from KLIA at night is that we can see how much electricity being used by we Malaysians. For a “deserted” area like Sepang, the usage is unbelievable – bright lights on deserted roads for miles. Now imagine the same for the whole country.… Click to read the rest
The flight to Dubai has been confirmed – in wee hours of Thursday morning and we are expected to reach there at about 4 in the morning. The last time I was there was about 2 years and the place was great. This time around, I will be there for 2 weeks, return back for another project and leave to Dubai again in end March.… Click to read the rest