Leadership: Sarawak’s Adenan Satem could fill the void in Peninsular


April 18, 2015 Leadership: Sarawak’s Adenan Satem could fill the void in Peninsular by Terence Netto It seems not nearly enough can be said in praise of Tan Sri Adenan Satem, who is into his second year as Chief Minister of Sarawak.Last Saturday, he inaugurated the opening of a new territorial division in the state, … Continue reading

New Rules for Entertainers


April 18, 2015 COMMENT: My comment is short and simple. Just don’t come to Malaysia. Your Malaysian fans can go to Singapore, Bangkok, and Hong Kong, where the government is liberal and open minded. They can take the plane,train or bus to see you. Forget about Visit Malaysia, the Land of Endless Celebrations, Mr Tourism … Continue reading

Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club Membership Transfer Fee: A Rip Off


April 17, 2015 Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club Membership Transfer Fee: A Rip Off A few of my friends have been trying to sell their KLGCC membership since they wish to relocate overseas for reasons that have to do with the politics of our country. To their horror, they have to come to know … Continue reading

Is Malaysia Falling Apart?


April 16, 2015 Is Malaysia Falling Apart? by David.Pilling@ft.com Politics of Survival: Flirting with Parti Islam Se-Malaysia (PAS) Is Malaysia falling apart? The very idea seems absurd. After all, is it not one of Southeast Asia’s wealthiest and most stable countries, with regular elections and a solid middle class? Unlike Thailand, presently under military rule, … Continue reading