Sunday, December 26, 2010
Sunday, December 19, 2010
表弟參與錫安堂的報佳音隊． my cousin, caroling among the crowd.
Friday, December 17, 2010
Thursday, December 16, 2010
老婆年輕，漂亮，當然是最理想的模特兒．陳永昌和陳雁玲，就是最佳拍檔．husband and wife can be very good photography partners, just like ah Chong and Yenn Ling.
Friday, December 10, 2010
a representative of Bako Land Rights Committee, Sibu, Wong Kee Hui, present a petition letter to the Chief Minister of Sarawak, Taib Mahmud, requesting assistance in better compensation for the land owners, whose land has been acquired by the government for development purposes. Wong present the petition during a dinner in Sibu, tonight. the chairman of the Bako Land Rights Sibu Committee, is Mr. Wong Kwong Toh, handphone number 016 862 3657.
Thursday, December 9, 2010
Wednesday, December 8, 2010
this is the story of 58 years old Mohamad bin Matsah, who has just retired, and is thinking of utilized a piece of land from his father, 80 years old Matsah bin Naser, planting some coconut trees, fruit trees, doing some gardening for vegetables. living a simple life is OK for him and his wife when they were old. but this "Big Plan" is tarnished by a small piece of letter in August this year, telling them that, their piece of 2.36 acres land, is being acquired for "development" purpose. from the amount of compensation, they really don't expect to get another piece of land, needless to mention the same size, just to get hold of a foothold is very difficult for them. no wander they have to react in such a way, as if giving up hope for any plan of their retirement.
there is a duck farm just beside the main road leading from Kuching town to Kampong Bako. a Taiwan graduate came back home many years ago, thinking of great plan for his duck farm, may be developing into one of those biggest in the state, not to mention dreaming of the biggest in the country. dream you can, with most enthusiastic consideration, especially by the encouragement of so called "venturing into agriculture" for the benefit of the country and its people. but his dream is literally "shattered" by the same piece of paper, telling him to step aside for "development". with the compensation enough to buy a few thousand of ducks anywhere he choose to breed them. he has no choice, but to leave....
Sunday, December 5, 2010
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Saturday, November 27, 2010
Dr Stanley Ling, my old friend. he is famous, it is an honor to take a photo with him. we were Methodist Youth Fellowship members back in the beginning of seventies of last century. now other than having a degree in chemistry with PhD, he is also the regional director of "SIM", head quarter in Singapore. I interviewed him on his work a few hours ago.