Archive for July, 2008

AS2nauts in Colombo

Saturday, July 19th, 2008

I was in Colombo for a meeting and had the chance to meet up with fellow AS2nauts, Mifan and his colleague, Joe (co-developer of Sahana). Mifan, thanks for the gift and the great Sri Lankan dinner! My friend, Wai Fong also would like express her gratitude for your company and the great dinner!

Lor-mai-gai price hit 26-year high

Wednesday, July 16th, 2008

Wednesday July 9, 10:33 am ET

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia — Happy Mansion Block C R.A. representative Chicken Rice James said Wednesday that recent fuel price hikes may push price of lor-mai-gai in his shop above RM2.80 in June, and the highest in 26 years. The last time he increased the price of his lor-mai-gai was just a few months ago.

The government says price of lor-mai-gai may the RM3.00 barrier this year after the fuel cost increased to RM2.70 per litre. Inflation is expected to remain elevated until early next year due to higher fuel prices and electricity tariffs, before moderating in the second half of 2009.

Cheap books anyone?

Wednesday, July 16th, 2008

A friend that I have not met for a while, Clarissa, recently sent a mail to all her friends… She is selling off some of her books. I think she is moving and want to off load some books to new rightful owners.

Please visit her online book flea-market if you are interested in books of various interests.

Never too old to blog

Tuesday, July 15th, 2008

Guess how old is the world’s oldest blogger?

She’s a 108 year old woman in Australia named Olive Riley. Unfortunately, she just passed away. Her last post was on June 24th.

There’s a retired journalist who is keeping track of Olive’s blog here.

AFP has more info

Summer Wallpaper

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008

Took this during the weekend… Summer is finally here!

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