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Bank Negara Malaysia fines 1MDB

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s central bank has fined embattled state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) for “failure to fully comply with directions under the Financial Services Act”, it said in a statement on Thursday (Apr 28). 539 more words

Current Affairs

Going Home: Part Three

Al Wathba Women’s Repatriation Centre (Formerly Al Wathba Correctional Institute)

This is the third in a three part series featuring transcripts from interviews taken with Maria Florentino, Gloria Bernal and Cam Trung, awaiting repatriation to their home countries. 1,269 more words

EVE

Going Home: Part One

 Al Wathba Women’s Repatriation Centre (Formerly Al Wathba Correctional Institute)

This is the first in a three part series featuring transcripts from interviews taken with Maria Florentino, Gloria Bernal and Cam Trung, awaiting repatriation to their home countries. 996 more words

EVE

Oh no, here it comes again!

Oh no, here it comes again. The doubts, the oh-no-what-have-we done’s. I have:

√ told friends and family back home

√ told friends here

√ resigned my job and found my replacement… 292 more words

Expat

Same procedure as every year

And then came the time to do the same-procedure-as-every-year things for the last time…

Autumn

… apple picking – same rows, the Galas look great this year, the deep fried apple rings afterwards are a must, and it’s THE meeting place – to the point of «where everybody knows your name». 749 more words

Expat

Exit Strategy #1: The Mini-Retirement

Tim Ferriss’ The Four Hour Work Week features a principle called “The Mini-Retirement”. It follows like this:  Rather than work all of your life, giving your employed self the most vibrant, useful, healthy, energetic version of YOU–just to retire when you are basically old and starting to fall apart–the “New Rich” (a term he coins as those who redefine wealth) take mini-retirements. 1,051 more words

Asia

Alea Iacta Est

Alea Iacta Est! sto det i SMS’en, den som fikk meg til å bråstoppe midt i gata og se meg rundt som om jeg plutselig var på et helt nytt sted. 450 more words

Expat