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Thursday, August 16, 2018

Pantun, Taxes are from people

Taxes mean people's money. Don't misuse.

Government rules using money,
     That comes from various taxes;
Government must be careful with the money,
     That comes from people who pay taxes.

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Haze and heat waves

There are many causes of heat waves and haze. We have been talking about these for years. Besides getting all concerned to cooperate,Malaysian Government must allocate more resources to overcome these causes.

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Parasites in drinking water

The Association of Academies and Societies of Science in Asia (AASSA) warns against the presence of parasites in drinking water in Southeast Asia.
     The most important is for Malaysia to ensure that drinking water in all states is safe.

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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Foreign workers in Malaysia

Tun Mahathir mentions a single system to hire foreign workers. For years, issue on foreign workers makes people unhappy. Bad practices such as exploitations complicate. We need a fair and reasonable system that works.

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Genoa Highway Bridge

Yesterday, Italian Genoa highway bridge collapsed, killing over 26 people. It was built about 50 years ago at the busy city and refurbished in 2016.
   Malaysian Kepong MRR2 highway bridge, had cracked pillars. Please ensure that it is safe.

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Monday, August 13, 2018

Jakarta may sink by 2050

Experts predict that unless something is done Jakarta may sink by 2050. Apparently, 60% of 10 million city folks extract underground water and mangrove swamps are destroyed.
     Are there adequate environmental protection for Kuala Lumpur?

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Auditor-General's Department

Anti-Corruption measures: Tun Mahathir says that Auditor-General Department will be moved from the Prime Minister's Department to Parliamentary Select Committee. It is essential to ensure that these measures are effective.

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Sunday, August 12, 2018

Trump's multiple sanctions

Trump imposes sanctions on many countries such as Iran, North Korea, Russia and Venezuela. Action on tariffs continues. These are economic weapons.

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Revenge

Revenge

Lions fight, as opponent goes down,
    The victor stops the aggression;
Humans fight,as challenger goes down,
     Some victors don't stop the action.
    
    

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Malaria

There are about 260 million malaria patients especially children below five years old. Now, experts use mosquito-netting  made of fibres impregnated with insecticide. This can reduce the incidence of malaria.

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Saturday, August 11, 2018

Excellence

Tun Mahathir talks about the education system to produce future leaders and to emulate the Japanese culture on a nation of excellence. Malaysian Education Ministry must help pupils, parents and teachers with the new measures introduced and ensure that university boards function towards a nation of excellence.

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Friday, August 10, 2018

Sensitive issues

Sensitive issues in Malaysia

Malaysia is a multireligious nation,
     Some issues are very sensitive;
Malaysia is ready to face this condition,
     Several effective measures are effective.

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Malaysian public universities

The Malaysian Education Minister has taken action on public universities. Will he let the people know whether the boards are functioning? How does he intend to raise the standard of universities?

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War is cruel

Just as any war, Yemen war is cruel. It destroys everything, including children. We hope that United Nations will succeed in bringing peace to the country.

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Thursday, August 09, 2018

Elites with too much power

There are many factors in corruption. Perak Sultan mentions corruption due to elites wielding too much power as a factor. His Royal Highness and others including Tun Mahathir insist on enforcing the separation of powers and the rule of law.

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The Sun Atmosphere, 1370 degrees Celsius

The sun atmosphere, 1370 degrees Celsius.
On 11.8.18, Nasa, USA, will launch a heat-shielded spacecraft to go into the sun's atmosphere. It will study space weather that affects the earth.

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