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Forum: Malaysia
Oct 7th 2018, 11:23 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 984
Posted By ex reg

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

Can't be that difficult to pass a Malaysian Driving Test when you see the standard of Malaysian drivers.:eek:

Akchewlee I've found Malaysian drivers to be much better than Singapore drivers.
Forum: Philippines
Sep 21st 2018, 7:40 am
Replies: 31
Views: 904
Posted By ex reg

Re: UK driving license expired

I got my first UK photo license two months ago.

Took less than 2 weeks. Applied online. No charge. Sent to my UK address.

They asked that I cut up my paper license and return to them but I...
Forum: Malaysia
Sep 18th 2018, 7:50 am
Replies: 3
Views: 326
Posted By ex reg

Re: Penang

Unless you want the associated sea view I wouldn't say that Penang beaches are that great.

The apartments around Straits Quay Marina might be of interest.
Aug 23rd 2018, 7:49 am
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By ex reg

Re: Radiography in Hong Kong!

I thought there was another radiographer thread here.

But anyway just to say that yesterday the UK news stated there was a crisis shortage of radiographers here.
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 20th 2018, 8:21 am
Replies: 26
Views: 1,052
Posted By ex reg

Re: Streaming UK TV in Malaysia

Thanks to Sushi and InVino and of course Neon.

Now I can't wait to get back to Singapore to try this out.

New series called Strangers beginning on ITV in September which I thought I wouldn't be...
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 19th 2018, 7:47 am
Replies: 26
Views: 1,052
Posted By ex reg

Re: Streaming UK TV in Malaysia

Thanks for that.

Easy to find the instructions using google and it appears to work for many TVs and routers, you can choose your TV manufacturer specifically or your router generally.

But it...
Forum: Philippines
Aug 18th 2018, 10:31 am
Replies: 18
Views: 652
Posted By ex reg

Re: Direct State Pension payment

At present I have all my pensions, state and company, paid into my Lloyds account in UK.
This is fine at the moment as I have a house there which we live in for 6 months of the year.

But I am...
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 18th 2018, 10:24 am
Replies: 26
Views: 1,052
Posted By ex reg

Re: Streaming UK TV in Malaysia

This sounds great.

Is there a step by step list of how to do this for a non techie.
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 5th 2018, 8:30 am
Replies: 53
Views: 2,019
Posted By ex reg

Re: Internet in Penang

I use Home plugs.
The speed through a home plug a few rooms away is faster than straight from the router with the laptop next to the router.
Funny, innit.
Forum: Malaysia
Aug 1st 2018, 2:28 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 2,019
Posted By ex reg

Re: Internet in Penang

What sites do you use?
Forum: Malaysia
Jul 30th 2018, 9:25 am
Replies: 53
Views: 2,019
Posted By ex reg

Re: Internet in Penang

OK but not sure there're many 4 k movies available over the web.
Dunno because I don't view them.

But for ordinary movies 7Mbps for me is fine with no buffering.

Mind you in Singapore my cable...
Forum: Malaysia
Jul 29th 2018, 9:09 am
Replies: 53
Views: 2,019
Posted By ex reg

Re: Internet in Penang

I always wonder what people need these super fast internet speeds for.

In UK I've been on 7Mbps actual for years and except for updating windows and firefox every six months, after I've been away...
Forum: Malaysia
Jul 27th 2018, 8:24 am
Replies: 12
Views: 540
Posted By ex reg

Re: BigPay, is it really big?

Why don't Airasia include the processing fee in the flight cost.

Nobody would know and no complaints.

Just asking, like.
Forum: Malaysia
Jul 26th 2018, 7:57 am
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By ex reg

Re: Motorbike Insurance - Penang

I've got a spare 5 minutes so ... got a car in UK and another in Singapore.

Just renewed UK insurance. I was with Saga and it cost me £120 for last year comprehensive.
Renewal note from Saga...
Jul 1st 2018, 7:34 am
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By ex reg

Red face Re: This is of interest if moving to JB.

Oh I agree.

I haven't watched the video except for the first couple of minutes:o but thought it might raise some points that should be considered if thinking about a move to JB.
I made a comment...
Jun 30th 2018, 2:37 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By ex reg

This is of interest if moving to JB.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=110&v=E731dMajuNw
Forum: Singapore
Jun 29th 2018, 7:49 am
Replies: 2
Views: 304
Posted By ex reg

Re: Medical insurance with pre existing condition - help!

No doubt the treatment is available in Singapore.

No doubt the treatment will be very expensive.

Can the company claim under their insurance.

Otherwise I can't see an insurance company...
Forum: Malaysia
Jun 23rd 2018, 1:55 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 794
Posted By ex reg

Re: Coming to Penang

We've rented cars in Penang many times.
Usually do it when we are there. Don't check the price against what you can hire from elsewhere.
Personally I have no problem with Malaysian drivers...
Forum: Thailand
Jun 7th 2018, 5:11 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 792
Posted By ex reg

Re: Loved up in Thailand

Sorry to have to say this but get real.
Forum: Singapore
May 14th 2018, 8:37 am
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By ex reg

Re: Salary expectation in Healthcare Management

Why not try Employment agencies in Singapore.
You'd also find out how available jobs are for her quals and experience.
Forum: Singapore
May 14th 2018, 8:34 am
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By ex reg

Re: Short term remote working for a corporate company

I would have thought your present company would be the best bet to advise you on possibilities.

But guess you'd have to have work permits/employment passes for all three countries
Forum: Singapore
Apr 16th 2018, 7:01 am
Replies: 8
Views: 500
Posted By ex reg

Re: Bishan commute

Just a point.

Orchard is not the CBD.
Forum: Malaysia
Apr 10th 2018, 7:44 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,111
Posted By ex reg

Re: Oman Air

When I went to Muscat in 1976 the international airport had just moved to Seeb from Muttrah, I believe. The landing at Muttrah was supposed to have been hair raising.

Oman was my first overseas...
Forum: Malaysia
Apr 9th 2018, 11:05 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,111
Posted By ex reg

Re: Oman Air

I think you'd enjoy a stopover in Muscat.
Very interesting place with stuff to see.

Drive up to Nizwa is worth it.
Good souks.
Mind you I'm talking about 42 years ago, like.
Apr 4th 2018, 6:21 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,264
Posted By ex reg

Re: Are you happy with life in Iskandar?

You are well wrong.

I'm not rich at all.

But my wife is.
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