Economy 101: Best of Ferengi’s Rules of Acquisition

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Before I started watching Star Trek Deep Space Nine over Netflix, the Ferengi must have been one of the ugliest, most snobbish and profit-minded alien race in the Star Trek universe. But then watching Quark in Star Trek Deep Space Nine gave another interesting perspective on the Ferengis. Image source: Star Trek.com[Click to read the rest] “Economy 101: Best of Ferengi’s Rules of Acquisition”

Global Economics 101: Venezuela – Lessons Learned, Spoon Feeding Failure

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Venezuela has the largest oil reserves in the world and yet the country is in a major crisis, not only from the aspect of the economy but also socio-political. It has now become one of the biggest economy refugees with almost 4.5 million of its population leaving the country due to economic hardships.… [Click to read the rest] “Global Economics 101: Venezuela – Lessons Learned, Spoon Feeding Failure”

Budgeting 101: Easy Project – Fix It Yourself Water Heater 2020

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(The year 2020 was ripe for a water heater replacement project and you need to have one of these items on standby – a proper toolbox set with the basic items like screwdrivers, hammer, pliers, etc, extendable ladder, water leakage tools, spare bulbs & cables and of course a drill. Image source: Pexels).[Click to read the rest] “Budgeting 101: Easy Project – Fix It Yourself Water Heater 2020”

Boycott Malaysia 2019: Can Pakistan Rescue Malaysian Palm Oil?

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News headlines: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said that Pakistan will buy more palm oil from Malaysia after demands from India reduced for Malaysian palm oil. However how much more remains unanswered for now. Image source: Reuters

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To Improve the Malaysian Economy: Stop Pissing Others Off

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The problem with we Malaysian as I have seen over the years irrespective the country is under Barisan or Pakatan ruling is that we all practice double standards. Image source: Reddit

For example, we want other countries to send back the wanted Malaysian 1MDB fugitive known as Jho Low to face the prosecutions in Malaysian courts but we keep an Indian fugitive from deportation to face the prosecutions in Indian courts.… [Click to read the rest] “To Improve the Malaysian Economy: Stop Pissing Others Off”

Boycott Malaysia 2019 – India May Restrict Malaysia Palm Oil

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Do you know how much Malaysian palm oil were exported to India in 2019?

Palm oil accounts for nearly two-thirds of India’s total edible oil imports. India buys more than 9 million tonnes of palm oil annually, mainly from Indonesia and Malaysia.… [Click to read the rest] “Boycott Malaysia 2019 – India May Restrict Malaysia Palm Oil”

Budget 2020: A Quick Look & Challenges Ahead

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The PH Government have just announced the budget for next year – budget 2020 is a smaller budget compared to last year and seems to be in a better managed compared to a rushed one last year (when the PH Ministers were still struggling with their portfolios). Infographic source: The Star

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Regulation on Businesses: Don’t Make Things Difficult Part 1

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New regulations and identifying area of improvement between e hailing and taxi companies in this country are part and parcel of the Government policies to provide a fair grounds for both segment to strive and to ensure service to the general public is not compromised. Image source: Malaysiakini

In 1981, the Malaysia Incorporated Policy was introduced to encourage the close cooperation between the public and private sectors whereby both sectors act and operate within a “Malaysian Company”.… [Click to read the rest] “Regulation on Businesses: Don’t Make Things Difficult Part 1”

Foodpanda Crisis: It’s Profit Driven Business at End of Day

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Foodpanda riders protest is nothing new – on regular basis, we had employees’ protest over unfair treatment, low wages and improvement of working conditions. Back in August, there were even protests from Utusan daily workers for salaries not paid for last 2 months – image source: NST

Ok I used the word “crisis” for fun – seriously I think the Foodpanda riders are taking the clueless Pakatan Harapan politicians for a ride.… [Click to read the rest] “Foodpanda Crisis: It’s Profit Driven Business at End of Day”

BMF: Boycott This Instead!

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(A notice is posted at a retail outlet in Seoul on July 12, 2019, stating that it is neither selling nor buying Japanese products. A boycott campaign of Japanese goods is spreading in response to Japan’s recent curbs on exports of key chemicals to South Korean semiconductor and display manufacturers.[Click to read the rest] “BMF: Boycott This Instead!”

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