My first work-free weekend in 7 weeks. I’m HIGH, anyone else???!!
“Ultimately there is light and love and intelligence in this universe. And we are it, we carry that within us, it’s not just something out there, it is within us and this is what we are trying to re-connect with, our original light and love and intelligence, which is who we are, so do not […]
MALAYSIA’S richest man, Tan Sri Robert Kuok, is often referred to as the “Sugar King” but the man himself says he does not like the title and deems it a “fake fame”. Kuok, whose empire includes the Shangri-La hotel chain, prefers the title “Hotel King” instead. “I like hotel but the word king’ is just […]
“Nothing we see or hear is perfect. But right there in the imperfection is perfect reality.” ~ Shunryu Suzuki
Singapore eyes Malaysia for cheaper living Financial Times, 4 Feb 2013 By Jeremy Grant in Singapore When Tina Ward, a Singaporean mother of two, and her British husband realised they were outgrowing their cramped, government-built apartment in Singapore, they took a gamble. Instead of trying to find bigger accommodation in the island city-state, the Wards […]
Our lives are not our own, we are bound to others, past and present. And by each crime and every kindness, we birth our future.
Now, barriers to elite circle is higher, says author who offers an insider look at taipans ST Feb 03, 2013 A 1995 picture of the Suntec City board in a book by Mr Robert Wang (back row, third from left). The board included tycoons (front, from left) Chou Wen Hsien, Lee Shau Kee, Run Run […]
Billionaire Robert Kuok says that with the right heir, his extensive network of businesses can continue well beyond him into the future When billionaire Robert Kuok introduced a luxury hotel brand in 1971, he named it Shangri-La, after the fictional utopia in which inhabitants enjoy unheard-of longevity. Ensconced in his executive suite 32 floors above […]