Tuesday, 2 June 2020
Photo by a concerned Penangite A concerned Penangite spotted this banner at a private clinic along Burma Road, openly advertising a vaccine against "women's cancer". She called up the clinic and was told the vaccine would be delivered in three...
Here you go again.. direct tender, negotiated tender, restricted tender, tender terhad or whatever-you-may-call-it, the effect is the same - mind-boggling amounts of money expended with little accountability. And then they need to introduce GST for the rakyat to...
Six scientists, public health officials and experts have been enlisted to an International Advisory Panel set up by the Penang Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) Radiation Protection Alliance. They are: Dr Gerd Oberfeld, adviser for environmental medicine of the Austrian Medical Association Olle Johansson,...
Cables released by Wikileaks have exposed United State diplomatic efforts to strongly back the corporate push for GM crops to be accepted in Europe and elsewhere. Not only that, the US diplomats under the Bush administration recommended retaliatory action...
The IMF's call for Malaysia to expedite a goods and services tax (GST) and slash subsidies is part of its larger - and now widely discredited - neo-liberal agenda. The IMF itself is struggling for relevance now as many...