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Did you know that in Indonesia Idul Fitri has a legally mandated salary bonus for all employees, known as Tunjangan Hari Raya (THR) as enforced by Indonesia’s Ministry of Manpower and Transmigration (“Kementerian Tenaga Kerja dan Transmigrasi”)? That’s right folks. The mandated amount of this salary bonus differs by region. For example, within the Jakarta [...]

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Did you know that in Indonesia Idul Fitri has a legally mandated salary bonus for all employees, known as Tunjangan Hari Raya (THR) as enforced by Indonesia’s Ministry of Manpower and Transmigration (“Kementerian Tenaga Kerja dan Transmigrasi”)? That’s right folks. The mandated amount of this salary bonus differs by region. For example, within the Jakarta region the THR bonus must be not less than one month’s full salary paid in advance of Idul Fitri, in addition to the employee’s regular salary. Thus, Idul Fitri is also a paid holiday. Breaching or withholding THR is a very serious labour law infraction and punished severely, regardless of employer status or position.

In Malaysia, Singapore, and Brunei, Eid is more commonly known as Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Hari Raya Idul Fitri or Hari Raya Puasa. Hari Raya means ‘Celebration Day’. Idul Fitri is the biggest holiday in Indonesia and Brunei; and one of the biggest in Malaysia and Singapore. Shopping malls and bazaars are usually filled with people to get things for Lebaran such as ; new clothes, shoes, sandals even food to serve days ahead of Idul Fitri, which creates a distinctive festive atmosphere throughout the country, along with traffic mayhem. Many banks, government and private offices are closed for the duration of the Lebaran festivities.

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Did you know that in Indonesia Idul Fitri has a legally mandated salary bonus for all employees, known as Tunjangan Hari Raya (THR) as enforced by Indonesia’s Ministry of Manpower and Transmigration (“Kementerian Tenaga Kerja dan Transmigrasi”)? That’s right folks. The mandated amount of this salary bonus differs by region. For example, within the Jakarta region the THR bonus must be not less than one month’s full salary paid in advance of Idul Fitri, in addition to the employee’s regular salary. Thus, Idul Fitri is also a paid holiday. Breaching or withholding THR is a very serious labour law infraction and punished severely, regardless of employer status or position.

In Malaysia, Singapore, and Brunei, Eid is more commonly known as Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Hari Raya Idul Fitri or Hari Raya Puasa. Hari Raya means ‘Celebration Day’. Idul Fitri is the biggest holiday in Indonesia and Brunei; and one of the biggest in Malaysia and Singapore. Shopping malls and bazaars are usually filled with people to get things for Lebaran such as ; new clothes, shoes, sandals even food to serve days ahead of Idul Fitri, which creates a distinctive festive atmosphere throughout the country, along with traffic mayhem. Many banks, government and private offices are closed for the duration of the Lebaran festivities.

Pics from an open house held at the home of a very, very close associate…

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In Retrospect

“One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.” — Sigmund Freud

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“One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.” — Sigmund Freud

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Yesterday saw the launching of the e-Darussalam government portal at the Empire. e-Darussalam is an online portal of all the government services currently accessible was launched yesterday, boasting features such as one-time registration for users to access the services. Developed by the E-government National Centre (EGNC), the website "will integrate all e-government services online", in [...]

Yesterday saw the launching of the e-Darussalam government portal at the Empire. e-Darussalam is an online portal of all the government services currently accessible was launched yesterday, boasting features such as one-time registration for users to access the services.

Developed by the E-government National Centre (EGNC), the website "will integrate all e-government services online", in line with the ambitions of the E-government Strategic Plan 2009-2014 to provide citizen-centric services online.

Traditionally, government agencies set up their own websites, where basic information related to the department or ministry were displayed along with some interactive services, for the agencies that had them.

But these so-called "e-services" were at times the focus of public opinion, because although some of the procedures, like registration, could be done online, it still required people to head to the office of the agency in question to complete the application.

"With this portal, the public will be able to deal with government agencies through the Internet, wherever they are and at any time. (They) only need to remember the portal’s address, www.gov.bn to access all online government services," a programme book for today’s launching ceremony said.

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Yesterday saw the launching of the e-Darussalam government portal at the Empire. e-Darussalam is an online portal of all the government services currently accessible was launched yesterday, boasting features such as one-time registration for users to access the services.

Developed by the E-government National Centre (EGNC), the website "will integrate all e-government services online", in line with the ambitions of the E-government Strategic Plan 2009-2014 to provide citizen-centric services online.

Traditionally, government agencies set up their own websites, where basic information related to the department or ministry were displayed along with some interactive services, for the agencies that had them.

But these so-called "e-services" were at times the focus of public opinion, because although some of the procedures, like registration, could be done online, it still required people to head to the office of the agency in question to complete the application.

"With this portal, the public will be able to deal with government agencies through the Internet, wherever they are and at any time. (They) only need to remember the portal’s address, www.gov.bn to access all online government services," a programme book for today’s launching ceremony said.

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Have you ever been pressured to brand your feature set? With one click? Without innovative niches, you will lack convergence. Quick: do you have a front-end plan for coping with new all-hands meetings? Imagine a combination of Ruby on Rails and CSS. Think B2B2C. Think scalable. Think clicks-and-mortar. But don’t think all three at the [...]

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Have you ever been pressured to brand your feature set? With one click? Without innovative niches, you will lack convergence. Quick: do you have a front-end plan for coping with new all-hands meetings? Imagine a combination of Ruby on Rails and CSS. Think B2B2C. Think scalable. Think clicks-and-mortar. But don’t think all three at the same time. The TQM factor can be summed up in one word: 1000/60/60/24/7/365. What does it really mean to visualize "micro-magnetically"? Think extensible. A company that can recontextualize faithfully will (at some unspecified point in the future) be able to productize defiantly. What does it really mean to recontextualize "virtually"? Without raw bandwidth, you will lack reporting. Think real-world. What does it really mean to morph "intuitively"?

At Ambuyat System Technology Sdn Bhd, we understand how to redefine interactively. It comes off as confused, but it’s true! We pride ourselves not only on our feature set, but our non-complex administration and simple operation. The functionalities factor can be summed up in one word: e-business. What do we transform? Anything and everything, regardless of humbleness! Your budget for reinventing should be at least one-third of your budget for envisioneering. A company that can orchestrate defiantly will (at some point) be able to generate correctly. Think bleeding-edge. Think mission-critical, infinitely reconfigurable. Think scalable. But don’t think all three at the same time. What does the buzzword "enterprise" really mean? The experiences factor is C2C2C. What do we utilize? Anything and everything, regardless of anonymity! Think value-added.

Ambuyat System Technology Sdn Bhd has revamped the theory of web-enterprise. Think ultra-web-enabled. We pride ourselves not only on our feature set, but our non-complex administration and simple configuration. If you engage iteravely, you may have to engineer nano-micro-interactively. The performance factor can be summed up in one word: fractal. We believe we know that if you extend proactively then you may also maximize efficiently. Think mega-enterprise. We apply the proverb "He who hesitates is lost" not only to our biometrics but our ability to synergize. We have come to know that if you synthesize intuitively then you may also empower interactively.

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Have you ever been pressured to brand your feature set? With one click? Without innovative niches, you will lack convergence. Quick: do you have a front-end plan for coping with new all-hands meetings? Imagine a combination of Ruby on Rails and CSS. Think B2B2C. Think scalable. Think clicks-and-mortar. But don’t think all three at the same time. The TQM factor can be summed up in one word: 1000/60/60/24/7/365. What does it really mean to visualize "micro-magnetically"? Think extensible. A company that can recontextualize faithfully will (at some unspecified point in the future) be able to productize defiantly. What does it really mean to recontextualize "virtually"? Without raw bandwidth, you will lack reporting. Think real-world. What does it really mean to morph "intuitively"?

At Ambuyat System Technology Sdn Bhd, we understand how to redefine interactively. It comes off as confused, but it’s true! We pride ourselves not only on our feature set, but our non-complex administration and simple operation. The functionalities factor can be summed up in one word: e-business. What do we transform? Anything and everything, regardless of humbleness! Your budget for reinventing should be at least one-third of your budget for envisioneering. A company that can orchestrate defiantly will (at some point) be able to generate correctly. Think bleeding-edge. Think mission-critical, infinitely reconfigurable. Think scalable. But don’t think all three at the same time. What does the buzzword "enterprise" really mean? The experiences factor is C2C2C. What do we utilize? Anything and everything, regardless of anonymity! Think value-added.

Ambuyat System Technology Sdn Bhd has revamped the theory of web-enterprise. Think ultra-web-enabled. We pride ourselves not only on our feature set, but our non-complex administration and simple configuration. If you engage iteravely, you may have to engineer nano-micro-interactively. The performance factor can be summed up in one word: fractal. We believe we know that if you extend proactively then you may also maximize efficiently. Think mega-enterprise. We apply the proverb "He who hesitates is lost" not only to our biometrics but our ability to synergize. We have come to know that if you synthesize intuitively then you may also empower interactively.

Today’s corporate bull-shit was brought to you by AndrewDavidson.com

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Hitam Putih Series

Haven’t played with B&W for some time, so here’s a random selection. Tks for looking and have an AWESOME weekend everyone!

Haven’t played with B&W for some time, so here’s a random selection.
Tks for looking and have an AWESOME weekend everyone!

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Haven’t played with B&W for some time, so here’s a random selection.
Tks for looking and have an AWESOME weekend everyone!

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Brunei sejahtera bumi tercinta

Brothers The long wait… Ohayo gozaimasu! This pic is what I call a “decisive moment” Anak patung Fire and Rescue Disana ada jual teh tarik Another “decisive moment” ;)

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Brothers

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Myma Revisited

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These pics were taken by Nia who was also in town yesterday as part of her school’s contingent. Cool pics taken by a young lady who is developing quite an eye for photography. I likes :)

These pics were taken by Nia who was also in town yesterday as part of her school’s contingent. Cool pics taken by a young lady who is developing quite an eye for photography. I likes 🙂

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These pics were taken by Nia who was also in town yesterday as part of her school’s contingent. Cool pics taken by a young lady who is developing quite an eye for photography. I likes 🙂

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Pics below were taken during the June birthday bash at the BIL and SIL residence in Tutong. There are so many birthday celebrants in our family for the months of May and June I’ve actually lost track! Anway, I wasn’t able to attend as I had the Saiful Nang workshop on that Sunday. Pics were [...]

Pics below were taken during the June birthday bash at the BIL and SIL residence in Tutong. There are so many birthday celebrants in our family for the months of May and June I’ve actually lost track! Anway, I wasn’t able to attend as I had the Saiful Nang workshop on that Sunday. Pics were taken by Nia and da missus 🙂

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Nia’s getting quite creative with her shots…

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Org Tutong suka main ayer…

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Pics below were taken during the June birthday bash at the BIL and SIL residence in Tutong. There are so many birthday celebrants in our family for the months of May and June I’ve actually lost track! Anway, I wasn’t able to attend as I had the Saiful Nang workshop on that Sunday. Pics were taken by Nia and da missus 🙂

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Nia’s getting quite creative with her shots…

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Org Tutong suka main ayer…

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