‘Document Shredder Hamper Raya’ Popular With Govt Officials

MALAYSIA:  With Aidilfitri not far away, several online stores have claimed ‘paper shredder hampers’ to be popular government department gifts this raya. “Companies supplying the government are always on the lookout for thoughtful hari raya treats,” said a Hampers Boleh spokesman, “in addition to document shredders, hard disk scramblers and email encryption software baskets are […]

Expat Harry Righer Wondering Why Malaysians Are Talking About Him This Week

KL SENTRAL:   An American 29-year-old on contract in KL, said he could not explain why he seemed to suddenly be very popular this week. Sipping his soy berry mocha frappuccino, expatriate Harry Righer said,  “it seems Malaysians can’t get enough of me!  In the past few weeks, I’ve overheard my work colleagues saying, ‘I cant […]

Pro-Tong introduces Raya family vehicle

  Submitted by:  Balik Kampung Editor KUALA LUMPUR:  National carmaker Pro-Tong has struggled to maintain market share in recent years despite massive government protection.  It hopes its fortunes will improve by launching a new Malaysian-themed vehicle just in time for Raya. “The Tapir is designed to compete with heavily taxed Japanese and Korean alternatives,” explained […]