Monthly Archives: May 2015

Planning document & Itinerary for Kyoto, Nara and Tokyo – May 2015

For those interested in my planning document and transport taken to go to places, here it is. There is a need to tidy it up to reflect the actual itinerary (because of weather consideration, etc) 11 May (Monday) – Tokyo … Continue reading

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Trip to Kyoto, Nara and Tokyo 2015 – A Travelogue

If you wanted to see historical Japan, I would recommend a few days in Kyoto and a day-trip out to Nara. Tokyo, modern city of Japan, deserves a visit before returning home. My wife and I went on this Japan … Continue reading

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Wonderful Kyoto

Back from Japan trip of Kyoto, Nara and Tokyo. The Tenryu-ji Temple and the famous Sogenchin Garden within the temple (World Cultural Heritage Site) was peaceful and zen. This is in Kyoto, Arashimaya area. Mount Arashimaya is the background of … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day – 9 May 2015

It’s a tradition that my sister will organise a celebration of Mother’s Day at my mother’s place. We are a big family of four generations. My mom has five children (my brothers and my sister) and there are a lot … Continue reading

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January to March 2015 Financial Results (Part 2)

Companies were reporting their financial results for the quarter ended 31 March 2015. The following table provides information on net profit attributable to shareholders for the quarter and year-on-year change between 2015 against 2014. The table is sorted by Net … Continue reading

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First State Asian Growth Fund – Jumped in net asset value

I bought into First State Asian Growth fund on 13 May 2014. The net asset value of this fund was $1.9917 when I first purchased it. This fund invests primarily in securities in the Asian region excluding Japan (such as … Continue reading

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