(To be fair, one’s voting rights cannot be questioned by anyone but there must be a break point somewhere on how much of the abuse and wastage of taxpayer’s money that a Government that has been in power for so long can be allowed to continue. And seeing on how all that sweet talk and endless promises of cost reduction during the election campaign simply disappeared within months from the election, hopefully people had wise up and will take things with a pinch of salt in the next election?… [Click to read the rest] “Taxpayer’s Money: More Outraged "Goodies" in 2014”
(We all seriously hope Najib has a concrete financial plan for the country when it comes to empowerment of its people and the economy and not doing for the sake of his own political survival in the upcoming political party elections. As taxpayers, no one want to see their hard earned money down the toilet on short-sighted financial plans.… [Click to read the rest] “World Affairs 101: Syrian War – Can Never Trust Them, Eh?”
(What we see whenever the Government increase the price of essentials like petrol and ask the taxpayers to change their lifestyle – a burden that we are willing to share provided the Government does the same. Image source: http://patriotpost.us)
I have been quite busy with work this week and the recent news from tanahair did not sound that good too.… [Click to read the rest] “Cost of Living 101: Another Petrol Price Hike…”
It certainly looks like a highway robbery than a sincere promise to maintain the highway toll rates
(We are ok with highways and highway toll booths but we are pissed off with the one sided agreement and the huge compensation being paid from the tax payers’ pockets. Image source: http://travelerfolio.com)
During the recent Budget 2011, Najib made this bold statement that the toll rates on four highways owned by PLUS Expressways Berhad (other highway operators, apa macam?)… [Click to read the rest] “The Highway Promise”
I guess once you become a Singaporean, you always will be a Singaporean…
(Why make noise on RON95 when it is still cheaper for you to buy RON97? Image source: http://rmreview.com.my)
Just read some of the unbelievable, kiasu loaded statements from the Singaporeans on the recent decision to ban “subsidised with MALAYSIAN tax-payers’ money” RON 95 petrol:-
… [Click to read the rest] “Noises from South”
Singaporean civil servant Tok Eng Seng, 38, said the frequent changes in the petrol ruling were confusing.
No end of short sighted, money wasting people in Malaysia…
(We don’t have money falling out from the sky for white elephant projects – a fact some idiots in Malaysia have yet to realize it. Image source: Lababo)
It is not 1st of August yet for the increase of petrol and sugar price but already there are already calls for waste more of taxpayers’ money
… [Click to read the rest] “What Subsidy?”
The wife of the Prime Minister, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, today opened the Sabah Wisma Wanita here and asked the Finance Ministry to consider allocating funds for a similar building in every state
The Sabah Wisma Wanita was built at a cost of RM18.7 million provided by the state government.
(Sight of things to come but we wonder where the framework for proper management of public funds is? We want to see evidence of proper controls and enforcement to go hand to hand with reduction of subsidies. Otherwise, we will be back on square one – the corrupt & rich making money at the expense of the poor.… [Click to read the rest] “The RM0.05 Increase”
Money is everywhere to spend but almost none for the taxpayers…
(The current palace is already looking majestic and we have already spent millions on it but we went ahead to construct a new palace. We end up looking like dungus but what the heck, we been in that situation before.… [Click to read the rest] “Hitting Palace’s Fan”
What a show, my man!
(The problem with Najib is not his ideas but his will power and having the right character to make the actual change. After the stunt he pulled off in Perak, who is going to believe what he says? Image source: http://www.thenutgraph.com)
Here’s why we don’t trust the politicians to handle our future…
(Only in Malaysia…schools in shop lots. Image source: Malaysiakini)
Well, just contrast these reports on the same day:-
… [Click to read the rest] “Money for Schools”
The Johor government will build 122 more religious schools which are estimated to cost about RM200mil.
“They will be completed within the next two years,” Mentri Besar Datuk Abdul Ghani Othman said.