14 Feb '12, 3pm

A Critique of the ETP Part 3(i) – PEMANDU strengthens the know-who cancer: Is PEMANDU strengthening the know-who...

A Critique of the ETP Part 3(i) – PEMANDU strengthens the know-who cancer: Is PEMANDU strengthening the know-who...

In our Selected Exhortations category, we republish interesting stuff such as must-read articles and essays not originally written exclusively for the blawg, and which have come to our attention. Please feel free to email [email protected] if you would like to reproduce your writing, but first follow our Writer’s Guide here . PEMANDU seems to be delivering on its lofty promise to transform Malaysia into a high-income nation by 2020 with extraordinary efficiency. 113 EPPs (Entry Point Projects) worth RM177 billion of investment and creating nearly 390,000 jobs have been announced. 97 of these are already underway and 1 is up and running. However, while gazes followed the celebratory fireworks, REFSA sniffed out some gritty truths. Some of these projects were already underway before the Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) was created. What was PEMANDU’s contri...

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louisvuitton.com 15 Feb '12, 7am

A Critique of the ETP Part 3 (ii): The hothouse labs probably killed innovation: How transformative is our ETP,

A Critique of the ETP Part 3 (ii): The hothouse...

loyarburok.com 15 Feb '12, 2am

Thus, PEMANDU’s EPP pickings are REFSA’s pickle. Start-ups usually have genuinely transformative ideas that revolutionise ...

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is.asia-city.com 16 Feb '12, 8am

Less than two months into 2012 and already there’s been more fascinating news items than bodies in Bedok. But how closely ...

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edn.com 14 Feb '12, 5pm

begins a look at the future of computing and, in particular, what happens when multicore processing "hits the Memory Wall....

A Critique of the ETP: Part 4 – Enterprise – Private enterprises are

A Critique of the ETP: Part 4 – Enterprise – Pr...

blog.limkitsiang.com 25 Feb '12, 1am

Is PEMANDU attempting to cover up tepid private sector response? We would expect the big-ticket, long-gestation infrastruc...

suddenly feel like having an oyster cake! specifically this one!

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ieatishootipost.sg 13 Feb '12, 10am

I went to the store to have a bite of this snack but was quite disappointed with it. First, the Oyster cake was dark brown...

Pinterest… What Is The Big Deal? – Part 1: Last summer my friends Suzanne and Hilary invited me to this thing th...

Pinterest… What Is The Big Deal? – Part 1: Last...

seo.com 14 Feb '12, 9pm

Last summer my friends Suzanne and Hilary invited me to this thing they called ‘Pinterest’ and since then I’ve been hooked...

A Critique of the ETP Part 3 (iii): Doubtful EPPs; doubtful achievements and due diligence: 'Dud' projects in th...

A Critique of the ETP Part 3 (iii): Doubtful EP...

loyarburok.com 20 Feb '12, 3am

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blog.limkitsiang.com 10 Feb '12, 9am

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pxdkitty.blogspot.com 20 Feb '12, 2pm

I apologize for the extremely clumsy way of phrasing this but I really have no idea what it's called in a more plastic sur...

A Critique of the ETP: Part 3 (ii) – Execution ...

blog.limkitsiang.com 08 Feb '12, 7am

Unless properly guided by an independent, experienced and knowledgeable chairman, each lab would end up promoting the inte...

PEMANDU, Oh PEMANDU: — Gomen Man The Malaysian ...

blog.limkitsiang.com 07 Feb '12, 2am

— Gomen Man The Malaysian Insider Feb 07, 2012 FEB 7 — Sorrylah, Mr Ong Kian Ming and REFSA. You are not the first ones to...