Category Archives: General

Tenancy Agreements Malaysia, part 4

https://www.nst.com.my/property/2018/06/384991/special-conditions-tenancy-agreement By NST PROPERTY – June 28, 2018 @ 11:45am THIS is the final of a four-part series article intended as a simple guide to tenancy agreements for landlords who wish to rent. It covers tenancy agreements in Malaysia, what … Continue reading

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Tenancy Agreements Malaysia, part 3

https://www.nst.com.my/property/2018/06/382779/obligations-tenants-landlords By NST PROPERTY – June 22, 2018 @ 1:27pm THIS is the third of a four-series article intended as a simple guide to tenancy agreements for landlords who wish to rent. It covers tenancy agreements in Malaysia, what they … Continue reading

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Tenancy Agreements Malaysia, part 2

https://www.nst.com.my/property/2018/06/379903/drafting-and-stamping-tenancy-agreement By┬áNST PROPERTY – June 14, 2018 @ 12:53pm THIS is the second part of a four-part series article to be used as a simple guide to tenancy agreements for landlords who wish to rent. It covers tenancy agreements in … Continue reading

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Tenancy Agreements Malaysia, part 1

A simple guide to tenancy agreements for landlords who wish to rent out their property in Malaysia. Continue reading

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Fund-raising appeal for Ooi Eow Jin

A call to raise funds for Ooi Eow Jin through Kee Thuan Chye’s play, Swordfish + Concubine Continue reading

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The future direction of JobStreet

So where does JobStreet go from here after divesting its jobs portal business to SEEK Asia? Continue reading

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Reason why JobStreet is selling

This excerpt is extracted from the JobStreet.com Annual Report 2013 which explains the rationale behind the company’s decision to sell their online job portal business to Australia’s SEEK Asia Investment Pte Ltd. SALE OF THE ONLINE JOB PORTAL BUSINESS TO … Continue reading

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English as the medium of instruction

My old school friend, Kee Thuan Chye, wrote an interesting piece below on English proficiency that had appeared in the Free Malaysia Today news portal. I am in agreement with his point of view but I would also like to … Continue reading

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A warning about plastic

Reproducing here part of an article that appeared on Rodale News. 5. Eating and drinking plastic Toss your plastic water bottles into a recycling bin. According to a University of Cincinnati study, the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) found in hard … Continue reading

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Potential landmine in Financial Services Act 2013?

I’m just a lay person where insurance is concerned but I’d like to share here whatever little that I know about the newly introduced Financial Services Act 2013 vis-a-vis the insurance industry. If I am wrong, I am willing to … Continue reading

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