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Malaysia scores high on the UNHAPPINESS INDEX!

________________________________________________ THE HAPPINESS INDEX IS COMING! What? What is this all about? I don’t know but I’m waiting…with a huge dose of skepticism, may I add? — Malaysia Chronicle Friday, 18 October 2013 00:55 Malaysians are TERRIBLY UNHAPPY people, here … Continue reading

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The Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2)

________________________________________________________________ *klia2: maps, directions, diagrams, information… — 20 June 2016 “I’m thinking, why doesn’t this airport (MAHB) support us more? It’s a volume game. If I can take this from 24 million to 50 million (passengers per annum), who wins?” … Continue reading

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To be scrapped: The High Speed Rail (HSR)…

______________________________________________________________ The ETS (Electric Train Service): Ipoh-KL-Ipoh The ETS (Electric Train Service): KL-Butterworth-KL. From June 2015. The ETS: Kuala Lumpur – Padang Besar – Kuala Lumpur, September 2015 — PLANNED: HIGH SPEED RAIL BETWEEN KL AND SINGAPORE: 90 MINUTES IS ALL … Continue reading

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BLOCKADE OF KUANTAN PORT PLANNED: HIMPUNAN HIJAU

____________________________________________________________ Lynas and Anti-Lynas: Blockade of Kuantan Port Part 1: Himpunan Hijau’s GREEN WALK, 13-25 November 2012 Part 2: Himpunan Hijau’s GREEN WALK, 13-25 November 2012 Lynas: Himpunan Hijau plans blockade of Kuantan Port; SMSL to go global .. ____________________________________________________________ Himpunan Hijau 2.0: Langkah … Continue reading

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Lynas: Himpunan Hijau plans blockade of Kuantan Port; SMSL to go global ..

____________________________________________________________ Himpunan Hijau to blockade Kuantan Port SMSL to seek injunction to stop rare earth plant ___________________________________________________________ First Weld war looms – Malaysians mobilise to fight Lynas plant Brisbane Times – ‎Sep 12, 2012‎ The Malaysian plant will process material from … Continue reading

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Pengerang, Johor: Development comes, unwelcome to some..

_________________________________________________ Pengerang: Nature’s Serenity THREATENED! — 15 April 2016 Oil & Gas Malaysia ‏@OilGasMalaysia Oil majors to put off investment decisions in Pengerang till after 2019? in Oil & Companies News 15/04/2016 Oil majors are only expected to commit investments in … Continue reading

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Will Proton go bust if Pakatan Rakyat becomes the Government?

_____________________________________________________________ Malaysiakini Why are cars way cheaper in the US? Chris 5:56PM Aug 7, 2012 The recent car prices issue made me curious. Having been totally unaware of such huge discrepancies between Malaysian and world prices, I went on the … Continue reading

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Green goes with Yellow!

_____________________________________________________________ Why should we be surprised that the Green Movement has aligned itself with Bersih? It was only a matter of time before that happened. ____________________________________________________________ The ‘Earth Charter’. A paragraph from the charter encapsulates the vision for the new … Continue reading

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Yen Yen is Chairman of The Malaysian Tourism Promotion Board.

_________________________________________________ “No! No! No!” to MCA vice president Dr. Ng Yen Yen at Jonker Walk, Malacca — A YEN FOR HUGE EXPENDITURES. The Government told us to tighten our belts. Najib and Rosnah did not. Now, it is revealed, Datuk Seri … Continue reading

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Anti-Lynas Protests continue…

_________________________________________________ NEXT YEAR’S FOCUS: CHANGE OF GOVERNMENT! “After this, Lynas will not be our focus anymore. But to destroy the threat, we must look hard to prevent further corruption and abuse of power,” Himpunan Hijau chairman Wong Tack told The … Continue reading

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