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(photo: natural pest control of rodents in Felda estates by owls)

After Felda stopped taking in new settlers in the early 1990s, Felda still had a lot of reserve land. 371 more words

Malaysia

Challenges in 1990s: Felda all grown up so must be self-sustaining

In the budget for 2018, there is an allocation of RM200 million for Felda to help with upgrading of infrastructure.  Which brings to mind the 1990s. 236 more words

Malaysia

Shape of a Penguin, Fly like a Pigeon?

One of the reasons I was brought into Felda was because I was not a politician. But when I retired in 2001, that requirement had changed. 269 more words

Felda

Growing the Felda Group: 1980s

In the early 1970s, Felda relied on outside suppliers for our needs but we had pricing, supply and quality issues. Eventually, we needed transportation for our fruit bunches and the refined palm oil.   292 more words

Malaysia

Why are Felda assets held by obscure offshore entities?

Why Felda assets held by obscure offshore entities, Rafizi queries

PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli has questioned why several of Felda’s overseas assets are held by obscure companies registered in the British Virgin Islands (BVI). 274 more words

Financial

Where’s the money, Felda settlers ask government

Where’s the money, Felda settlers ask government

TWO months after being told of a windfall from the government, Felda settlers are sceptical that they will see any of the incentives Prime Minister Najib Razak had promised them. 325 more words

Elections

Speaking to Tan Sri Shahrir Samad, a Great Leader

I wrote this post on the night of September 10, 2017, but due to the internet problem while I was travelling, I only can post this article today after I got home from the six days trip. 466 more words

Politic