Blog visitor Phua Kai Lit points out that the way we calculate GDP is deeply flawed. The way national wealth and economic growth are calculated needs to be changed e.g. “bads” such as environmental pollution and health hazards need...
The latest round of secret negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement is underway in Utah, USA. The principal beneficiaries are expected to be large corporations. http://youtu.be/LF6XWaiRMcc
This documentary challenges some of the long-held theories about cholesterol and statins, which have reaped big bucks for Big Pharma. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Th7AqXiWD1g?rel=0&w=600&h=338]
Bernama has come up with its own spin on the Economist Intelligence Unit's report on the Malaysian general election. Compare the two reports below: This is the EIU report: A fiscal bidding war The main opposition Pakatan Rakyat (PR) alliance...
Is our underfunded public health care system able to cope with the crowds needing affordable health care? Some photos from the Penang General Hospital today. http://twitter.com/LittleHantu/status/239953209643376640 http://twitter.com/LittleHantu/status/239951686142136322/ There also seems to be a problem with the lifts at the Penang GH. http://twitter.com/LittleHantu/status/239950506594820096 http://twitter.com/LittleHantu/status/239950880764477441