I shall borrow this quote from Elmer Davis: “This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave”. Brave Malaysians, stand up and be counted. We shall overcome.
HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY, MALAYSIA!
The Malaysian Insider had on August 29 (Webpage http://www.themalaysianinsider.com/index.php/malaysia/36312-malaysians-live-cheaply-but-paid-poorly-too) carried a story that says it pays to work in
Just to reinforce this message, the study claimed that “an average wage-earner in
The study, published every three years, compares the income and purchasing power of employees in 73 cities across the globe, highlighting wide discrepancies in wages between different regions, and even within the same country. The biggest gaps were found in Asia, the study said, with
This morning, Arsenal lost a hard-fought game against Manchester United, losing 1-2. The Gunners were a better team but they still lost. Arshavin opened accounts for Arsenal in the 40th minute, but a Wayne Rooney penalty (59) and Abou Diaby's own goal (64) cancelled the lead and worse, gave the Devils a flattering one-goal lead. Van Persie could have equalized in the last minute of stoppage time but for the disallowed goal and the linesman’s flag. No wonder Arsene Wenger was angry and thereafter, he was also sent from the dug-out for kicking an empty water bottle. And so the Devils (and I mean this literally) got the 3 points, and the Gunners could only shake their heads in disbelief.