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Forum: Philippines
Jan 21st 2020, 12:29 pm
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

A return back to the motherland for a visit with family and friends, would be seen as a Failure, or a "I told you so" moment for P11's pride.

P11 is I believe (please correct me if I'm wrong)...
Forum: Philippines
Jan 6th 2020, 10:00 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

I think this proves that people tend to only Remember What They Want To Remember.....

I currently use an email address that I've had for close to 20 years. When I made the decision to move to the...
Forum: Philippines
Dec 9th 2019, 5:20 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

Bealinehx,

I certainly agree with that statement. The RP no worse or no better that most other countries. And just to make sure the women on this forum don't feel left out... quite a few example...
Forum: Philippines
Dec 9th 2019, 1:59 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

How: How old are you, or... How much money, How much do you make, etc...although in some parts of asia their is no taboo asking people "how much do you make".
When: When did you get here (how much...
Forum: Philippines
Dec 8th 2019, 5:31 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

P11,


So after all the advice that people have passed to you on this forum (including expats who have spent many years in the RP / Asia), and now the "Vice-Mayor/Attorney" you still seem to feel...
Forum: Philippines
Dec 5th 2019, 2:40 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

Stokkevn,

Did you happen to ask the Judge about "how long it might take for a decision on the Abandonment/Illegal marriage/annullment question in the RP legal system ???

Days, Weeks, or...
Forum: Philippines
Nov 16th 2019, 6:54 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

Dorothy,
LoL LOL Hahaha.... I can appreciated your reply. My LOL reflects P11 whole time in the RP, not just his brief married time. Sometimes a Sarcastic/Cruel/Insult Joke is enough to zing some...
Forum: Philippines
Nov 15th 2019, 11:00 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

MM2H Sarawak could work for him. But... He will most likely fail the requirement to have a functional Pair of Balls/Eggs, or Spine.

Sorry I couldn't help myself...LoL.
Forum: Philippines
Oct 21st 2019, 6:47 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

I visited PP last year, and happy hour beer was still 50 - 75 cents.....!!!!!! I stopped by housing agent and was told 1-2 bedroom outside the Tourist/Expat bubble was around $500 a month....
Forum: Philippines
Oct 21st 2019, 4:41 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

I think you should be thinking semi-short term now. Do a bit of checking around.... Most of your countries in this part of the world have a 30 - 90 day tourist visa. Very little chance that you will...
Oct 19th 2019, 3:35 am
Replies: 1
Views: 566
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Article in "The Expat": No New Approvals in 10 months;bans on nationalities/

When people started reporting a back log to MM2H approval last year, my first thought was...
With the new government in power, the slow down was associated with putting new people in charge/power....
Forum: Philippines
Oct 6th 2019, 11:53 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

P11,
Well I've given you my 2 centavos of advice, so I can sleep good at night knowing I didn't have a part in your Block Buster End of Season conclusion to this soap opera....Just Joking.

One...
Forum: Philippines
Oct 5th 2019, 5:32 am
Replies: 3,912
Views: 498,892
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

P11,
I've been reading/lurking with your story for the last 1.5 yrs. Everyone of your posts, further prove I did the right thing moving on from the RP...LoL.
I spent 4.5 yeas in the RP (2 hrs north...
Jun 16th 2019, 5:05 am
Replies: 279
Views: 37,905
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Opening a Bank Account in Kuala Lumpur

My guess your interaction was with the "B" weekend team at the bank. They didn't know, or... didn't want to admit they didn't know (face).
In the past I've taken the view that being over prepared...
Forum: Malaysia
Feb 25th 2019, 2:49 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,765
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Activating MM2H visa

"1 night hospital stay is often considered helpful by all concerned."
Hmmmmm.... A few months back, I had a lingering cough/flu and went to Penang Hospital for a prescription/checkup. After a 5...
Forum: Malaysia
Dec 12th 2018, 7:12 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,197
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Penang (Butterworth) to Bangkok by Train ???

Yes it was an experience. Not sure I would do it again, but it was something to do. I assume the experience would have been a bit better if the trains weren't so crowded.
I took the KL - Penang...
Forum: Malaysia
Dec 11th 2018, 4:10 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,197
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Penang (Butterworth) to Bangkok by Train ???

I completed my Adventure train trip from Penang (Butterworth) to Bangkok. I took the plunge last Sunday and overall... It's not too bad, as long as you can over look the time involved from one point...
Forum: Malaysia
Dec 5th 2018, 3:37 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,197
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Penang (Butterworth) to Bangkok by Train ???

Great info thank you (especially the Bang Sue Junction stop). I noticed online that the arrival time is listed as 10am, but it's not uncommon for the train to arrive late. I gave myself an extra 4...
Forum: Malaysia
Dec 1st 2018, 1:28 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,197
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Penang (Butterworth) to Bangkok by Train ???

Thanks for the heads up. I purchased my Thai train ticket yesterday online, and will be taking the plunge before the Xmas holiday rush. I'll post my thoughts afterwards.
Forum: Malaysia
Nov 30th 2018, 3:54 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,197
Posted By WiredTight

Penang (Butterworth) to Bangkok by Train ???

Has anyone taken the train from Butterworth to Bangkok ???
I've briefly looked online, and it's about 2 hour to Padang Besar border crossing, and then you change to a sleeper car on the Thai side...
Forum: Malaysia
Sep 28th 2018, 6:20 am
Replies: 3
Views: 937
Posted By WiredTight

Re: MM2H FD Rollover Rate Increase

If I was King for the Day, I might tweak a couple things, but overall I am happy with Penang. Unless things change dramatically within the next 6 months, I plan on renewing my apartment lease for...
Forum: Malaysia
Sep 19th 2018, 4:31 am
Replies: 3
Views: 937
Posted By WiredTight

MM2H FD Rollover Rate Increase

I was presently surprised that my MM2H FD rate increase from 4.1% to 4.3% after my 1 year rollover anniversary date at CIMB.
I have to admit I was expecting a bad rate since MM2H FD are locked in...
Forum: Malaysia
Sep 18th 2018, 4:30 am
Replies: 3
Views: 919
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Penang

Most expat apartments and condo's located around Gurney, Tanjung Tokong, Tanjung Bungah are within 2 - 10 min walk to shopping malls, restaurants, hocker food, and food market. If you are interested...
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 29th 2018, 4:39 am
Replies: 3
Views: 810
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Mathahir: "Forest City Cannot be Sold To Foreigners"

My thought is Dr M tried answering two questions at once. As already mentioned before on the forum, owning property or a MM2H doesn't make you a resident, (MM2H) is just a Multi-entry holder....
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 24th 2018, 3:19 am
Replies: 54
Views: 8,184
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Internet in Penang

I talked to a TIME rep outside my apartment yesterday, and was told for NEW customers... RM129 for 100mb (2 yr).
When I asked "What about your old customers.." Sorry Sir no price change.
Oh...
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