Category Archives: My Journeys

For company and country

November 2010 was Amazing Thailand month for me. I spent 10 days in Bangkok. Quite a long stretch. But I did not get to see much of the city. It was hard work, 0900-1800 every day, except Sunday. This, coupled … Continue reading

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Fiber to the Home

On March 24, 2010 TM launched UniFi, its much-awaited High Speed Broadband service. According to TM, UniFi is a combination of “Uni” signifying togetherness and camaraderie, and “Fi” symbolizing fiber optics. For residential customers, UniFi offers a bundled triple-play service … Continue reading

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Across Australia in 4 days, Part 5: The journey begins

Previously on Across Australia in 4 days: Prelude: An Adventure About to Unfold Part 1: Before the Journey Part 2: Kuala Lumpur International Airport Part 3: Sydney Landing Part 4: Face to face with the Indian Pacific Sat 3 Oct … Continue reading

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The tire

I was in Sungai Buloh, a town at the northern outskirts of Kuala Lumpur, to meet my two NGO colleagues. The three of us were planning for a 3-country Middle East whirlwind discovery tour sometime next month. After finishing our … Continue reading

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On the run

Today was my first day in office after spending last week in Bandung, Indonesia. 6.45 am was a normal time that I left home for office for the past 2 months. But today, 6.45 am found me donning my running … Continue reading

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Goodbye

I’m back home. The return journey from Bandung was uneventful, except that unlike my other trips before this, my CMOY headphone amplifier did not make it back home with me. The reason – a rookie AVSec personnel at the airport … Continue reading

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Bandung

I’m here in Bandung, Indonesia. At the local airport yesterday afternoon my luggage appeared on the single carousel quite early compared to the other travelers. But there were X marks all over the bag. I was really sure that at … Continue reading

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Wrong Person

“I’m afraid you’ve got the wrong person. I don’t remember knowing anyone named Nordin and I am not from SMS Terengganu…….” That was the opening line in an email I got 2 days ago on April 27, 2010.  The email … Continue reading

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AaHa…

From:    Nordin Ibrahim Unit: Division: Date:    12 April 2010 My wife had a problem with Facebook. After managing to locate several of her school friends from over 20 years ago, she posted in her Facebook a scanned picture of her … Continue reading

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Gukje Market, Busan

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