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Ramblings on vaccines, politics and economics

Photo by Anna Shvets on Pexels.com By Michael Tay, Johor MCA Government Coordinating Affairs chairman. Kudos to Malaysia for agreeing to buy 12.8 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines from a US pharmaceutical company for 6.4 million people which is 20% of its population. But the US, which has a population of close to 330 million…

Thought-provoking and cuteness overload

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cEXfJc6_d0#action=share What a wonderful world this would be if everyone honours the earth and respects all life forms? A Letter From The Pandemic is a beautiful wake-up call to humanity to choose wisely how they want the future to be like. Stop ravaging forests. Stop environmental pollution and stop treating animals badly. I couldn't resist…

A time to be compassionate and reasonable

Photo by Oleg Magni from Pexels By Michael Tay, Johor MCA Government Coordinating Affairs chairman. I met my friend just now.  He had started his first business at the age of 18.   He’s 50 now and has several shop lots in two shopping malls. Brian (not his real name) is feeling very stressed as he has received a…

Consumers’ safety is priority

Consumers need to make wise choices. They can check the status of cosmetic products at www.npra.gov.my but how many of us do that before buying a product? Yeah, some will read reviews and ask friends for recommendations. Some do read the product labels but do we know what's toxic, what's not? Manufacturers should also make consumers' safety…