Archive for December, 2008

Only half a Million Job Losses, for now

Jobs, retrenchment, bonus, layoff and money could easily become the coffee-shop most talked-about subject these days. Popular radio channels suddenly found new topic of discussion and it was not surprise that many unfortunate victims of economic crisis called in to release their tension and seek advices from DJs. Other influential government-controlled channels such as the […]

... written on Dec 05 2008

Here’s 10 cents for you beggar, I’ll take 50 cents myself

Malaysians are a bunch of hard-to-please people judging from their cold shoulder over the RM0.10 a liter cut in petrol price effective today, Wednesday 3rd Dec 2008. There were no cheers wherever you go. The kind and generous government has since cut the petrol prices for the sixth time to reduce people’s burden but strangely […]

... written on Dec 03 2008

Dividend Yield Stocks (Part 3) – Carlsberg Brewery

We’re not going to debate or argue whether the time is ripe to scoop some stocks at the current level because obviously different people have different risk appetite. Fund managers couldn’t help but to fill their portfolios with some battered shares with only one reason – they can’t afford to miss the boat in case […]

... written on Dec 01 2008

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