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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

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. 470 more words

Politics

Building Institutional Trust

Felda was a long journey, for you cannot build an organization over a period of 2-3 years. I was there for 35 years and the opportunity was there. 229 more words

Leadership

National Treasure: Intellectual Property in Oil Palm Seedlings

We were studying oil palm and we established the Tekam Research Centre in the early 1970s. Tan Teng Lai set it up. He was a very dedicated officer and stayed there without any facilities and made sure it succeeded . 164 more words

Malaysia

Minister in Charge

(photo of Tan Sri Kadir, at one of our many Felda functions. Tan Sri Fatimah (in profile) sits opposite him in this photo, with Hafsah on the left and Rita Hashim, wife of Alladin) 213 more words

Malaysia

Human Capital: The 2nd Generation

I realised early on that Felda settlers were quickly growing old and their children, the second generation, needed to be developed too. So we built hostels in major towns starting in the 1970s, with the objective of bringing the children to the towns to change them and to give them exposure. 207 more words

Social Engineering