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Top 10 Brands In 2009

The list of the top brands for 2009 is out! No big surpises from the 2008 list but saw the move by Google from last previous year’s 10th spot to the 7th spot. And a few up’s and down’s from the other big boys from the list. The list is compiled by Intrebrand 1. Coca-Cola    68,734 ($m) 2. IBM    60,211 ($m) 3. Microsoft    56,647 ($m) 4. GE    47,777 ($m) 5. Nokia    34,864 ($m) 6. McDonald’s    32,275 ($m) 7. Google    31,980…

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Earth Hour 2010

On Earth Hour hundreds of millions of people will come together to call for action on climate change by doing something quite simple—turning off their lights for one hour. The movement symbolizes that by working together, each of us can make a positive impact in this fight, protecting our future and that of future generations. This year Earth Hour falls on the 27th of March 2010 at 8.30pm. It is led by WWF Internationally and WWF-Malaysia,here at home. In my…

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Malaysia Wins Sea Games Gold

The last time Malaysia won the Sea Games gold medal for football was back in 1989. I was 10 years old when that happen but i clearly remembered watching the team celebrate the victory on tv. Fast Forward 20 years and it has happened again! Honestly the team played well and looked like a professional outfit under coach Rajagopal. What was refreshing is that the team constantly put the Vietnamese under preasure and pushed forward at every opportunity. The goal…

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2009 : 40 Richest Malaysians

As of May 2009, the money men/women from Malaysia are : Rank Name Net Worth ($MIL) Age 1 Robert Kuok 9,000 85 2 Ananda Krishnan 7,000 71 3 Lee Shin Cheng 3,200 70 4 Lee Kim Hua 2,500 80 5 Teh Hong Piow 2,400 79 6 Quek Leng Chan 2,300 68 7 Yeoh Tiong Lay 1,800 79 8 Syed Mokhtar AlBukhary 1,100 57 9 Tiong Hiew King 1,000 74 10 Vincent Tan 750 57 11 Azman Hashim 470 69 12…

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