Category Archives: Life Journey

Is this time going to be more serious? – Wuhan Virus and SARS

The Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) started in China in November 2002 and peaked in the first half of 2003. I remember my team and I were involved in the temperature taking of students in 2003. We started with using … Continue reading

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Year of the Rat

2020 is the Year of the Rat. Rat is the first zodiac animal on the Lunar calendar. This year’s Chinese New Year is different on one account. I went about visiting my relatives using public transport, ie buses and MRT … Continue reading

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Those Predictions of the Chinese Zodiac Animals

2020 is the Year of the Rat in the Chinese Zodiac calendar. Each year, the Feng Shui masters (geomancers) will come up with predictions for each zodiac animal for the whole year. If you were born in a particular animal … Continue reading

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Fewer postings on Living Investment

As I start the new decade in 2020, I am going to post less on this blog. My energy will be transferred to more personal enrichment instead of spending time on social media. I thank you for visiting my blog … Continue reading

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Looking back at 2019

The economy We started 2019 with uncertainties. The major ones were the US-China trade conflict and the on-going exit of United Kingdom from the European Union (Brexit). The world was seeing an economic slowdown with most countries trying to ease … Continue reading

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Electricity and water usage reduced in 2019

Electricity and water usage from January to December 2019 came down when compared with 2018 figures. Electricity was down 5.0% and water usage was down 4.5%. January to December consumption       2018 2019 Change Electricity (kWh) 2,220 2,109 … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning starts early

Today, I started cleaning all windows of my home. This is the first step of spring cleaning for the Chinese New Year. I spread out the work over several weeks before the Chinese Year. I am of an age that … Continue reading

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