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Forum: Philippines
Dec 10th 2020, 2:25 am
Replies: 39
Views: 1,964
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Would You Take a Vaccine?

Even though I'm here in Malaysia, I'd like to think this question is also applicable to various parts of the world.

I'd say YES, give me a shot. But...I'd prefer to wait a few weeks, just to see...
Sep 4th 2020, 5:12 am
Replies: 77
Views: 9,956
Posted By WiredTight

Re: MM2Hers stuck outside

"The Health Ministry would be announcing the details on countries which have recorded more than 150,000 positive cases of Covid-19 later".

I guess I'm still holding out they will publish some type...
Aug 25th 2020, 12:05 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 3,992
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Improving MM2H...New Qualifications and Benefits

I'm a bit late on the this... but here's my take:
The government's "to make it better for everyone" is a bit thin. Especially with all the lost funding that this pandemic is causing...They should...
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 12th 2020, 10:22 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,396
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Recovery-MCO Domestic Travel Plans ???

It's rare that I consider taking a regular taxi, but... when the private taxi guy tells me RM 20...I accept. Actually i had no problem with this airport taxi, I chatted with the driver, and he passed...
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 9th 2020, 5:39 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,396
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Recovery-MCO Domestic Travel Plans ???

Just doing my part to help out Malaysia's Tourism recovery... I recently returned to Penang after a 3 day holiday to Langkawi MY.
Airfaire: AirAsia / PEN - LGK - LGK -PEN (including luggage) RM 200....
Forum: Philippines
Jul 9th 2020, 4:31 am
Replies: 620
Views: 43,090
Posted By WiredTight

Re: NCR llockdown

I just wanted to say thanks to all you guys for posting on life in the RP during the Covid-19 crisis. Although it's been a couple years since I've live there, it still doesn't take much imagination...
Forum: Malaysia
Jun 10th 2020, 3:44 am
Replies: 3
Views: 621
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Sarawak RMCO Still Requires Expats in Malaysia to Quarantine

Perhaps it's easier to quarantine ALL Foreigners (including South Asian migrant workers) under a blanket order, instead of wondering if some passport stamps are fake.
Fortunately / Unfortunately the...
Forum: Malaysia
Jun 9th 2020, 10:29 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,396
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Recovery-MCO Domestic Travel Plans ???

Direct AirAsia flights from Penang to Melacca is 268 ringit round trip (no baggage). Penang to Langkawi a little over 300 ringit (no baggage). Add extra 20% for baggage. Also AirAsia has reduce the...
Forum: Malaysia
Jun 9th 2020, 6:02 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,396
Posted By WiredTight

Recovery-MCO Domestic Travel Plans ???

Anyone thinking about,or making plans fro Domestic travel in the near future ??? Although I have no real complaints with Penang... I am feeling a bit of Cabin or Island fever for some different...
May 4th 2020, 2:51 pm
Replies: 77
Views: 9,956
Posted By WiredTight

Re: MM2Hers stuck outside

Confiscating your bank account, property, kick out the foreigners, etc, etc etc...would be the absolute worse case. I'd think if the government was to start doing something like that... Their would...
May 4th 2020, 1:19 pm
Replies: 77
Views: 9,956
Posted By WiredTight

Re: MM2Hers stuck outside

I think you have to admit that the world is in a different place than it was 6 months ago. Locking down the world's borders probable hasn't been done like this since WW2 (???).
Their was a post on...
Forum: Malaysia
Mar 26th 2020, 6:01 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,325
Posted By WiredTight

Re: status of tourists during MCO

I thought during Regular Times... you could apply for a 30 day extension directly with the immigration department (???). Flights still seem to be available to get-out, but once out, you will be...
Forum: Indonesia
Feb 8th 2020, 4:01 am
Replies: 18
Views: 2,210
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Bali tourism and coronavirus

Things still seem to be normal in Penang, a few more people wearing masks, but overall...except for the drop in Mainland tourist groups...it's just another day (actually
their is a large Hindu...
Forum: Philippines
Feb 7th 2020, 4:47 am
Replies: 5,082
Views: 668,114
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

I was going to toss in a couple good intentions pieces of advice (plus a couple digs)... but then I figured that it would do no good, and all I was really doing was wasting space on the forum. P11...
Forum: Malaysia
Feb 5th 2020, 3:06 am
Replies: 122
Views: 62,555
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Suspension Of Conversion of Foreign Driving Licence to Malaysia Driving Lice

Well... I hope not to ask too many dumb questions...LoL.

The forms (JPJl1 / B2) are in English and available at office ???
Do the Copies of passport, visa, DL require Notary or other proofs to be...
Forum: Indonesia
Feb 4th 2020, 3:12 am
Replies: 18
Views: 2,210
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Bali tourism and coronavirus

"Kuta, Legian, Seminyak and Kerobokan have been hit hardest of all. Last weekend we dined at a well-known cafe in Seminyak, popular with the mainland Chinese crowd, less than a third full, with no...
Forum: Philippines
Feb 2nd 2020, 4:31 am
Replies: 5,082
Views: 668,114
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

P11...
"Yes...she knows the worst that can happen to me is deportation. I blocked her too quickly to blunt that threat by stating that I was planning to go back to the UK anyway (not true) to see my...
Forum: Philippines
Jan 31st 2020, 5:26 am
Replies: 5,082
Views: 668,114
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

P11...
The answer is YES.
It seems we have a disagreement on the status of the Philippine Justice System. During my time in the RP (I'm only a part time Arm chair warrior)... I have never heard of...
Forum: Philippines
Jan 31st 2020, 3:25 am
Replies: 5,082
Views: 668,114
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

P11...
I'm willing to bet if you were to go to another Expat forum specifically about another 3rd World country, you'll find stories or examples of people having the same problems as you. Perhaps...
Forum: Philippines
Jan 27th 2020, 3:39 am
Replies: 5,082
Views: 668,114
Posted By WiredTight

Re: Me and My Family

P11...
When I first moved to the RP I was a very receptive listener to all the advice that the old time expats put forth (words of wisdon). Some of the advice I filed away for later, others...I...
Forum: Philippines
Jan 21st 2020, 12:29 pm
Replies: 5,082
Views: 668,114
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: 5,082
Views: 668,114
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: 5,082
Views: 668,114
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: 5,082
Views: 668,114
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: 5,082
Views: 668,114
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...
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