Author Archives: limkimtong

Using DBS PayLah! for ComfortDelgro Taxi ride incurs administration fee

PayLah! is an electronic wallet of DBS. I used PayLah! to pay for my recent taxi ride on a ComfortDelgro taxi from Airport. This method of e-payment charged me 30 cents of administration fee (inclusive of GST). Had I known … Continue reading

Posted in Social Issues

Moving in different directions – Stock Markets

We are into the middle of November. Stocks markets were diverging. For the two weeks into November, the American and European (except UK) main stock indices were putting in good performances. France, Germany, US key indices rose between 2.7% to … Continue reading

Posted in Financial Management

Protect those who are dependent on you

We heard of many cases of child abuse. For a child, his parents are the only ones to provide care for him. He cannot pack and leave the house just like that when he is abused. Abuse refers to both … Continue reading

Posted in Living Tips

Some office events still disturbed me

One would have thought that past unpleasant events would be forgotten after all these years. Not so. Flashes of these still occurred once in a while. I still dreamt about them sometimes. Competition within the same rank for recognition was … Continue reading

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Gallop Extension of Singapore Botanic Gardens

It is recommended that you visit this Gallop Extension next year (2020) when all the attractions on site are completed. Only two attractions are ready for visitors on this 8-hectare forest: The Mingxin Foundation Rambler’s Ridge and the OCBC Arboretum. … Continue reading

Posted in Travelogue

Do not keep your appreciation unexpressed

Why is it that we find it difficult to say “I appreciate what you have done for me”, “I appreciate your kindness”? Is this an Asian thing, to keep our innermost feelings under wrap? I am referring to genuine appreciations … Continue reading

Posted in Life Journey

Curious Thing about Fame

You are famous! Read about you in the news. People want to emulate you. I wish I had your charm and success. I am just envious. Fame comes to you in relation to something. You have discovered a cure. You … Continue reading

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