In an interesting twist, Thanh Nien News is putting the blame of the undersea cable theft on the Vietnamese government. Last August, the Ba Ria Vung Tau provincial government had given civilian permission to salvage unused undersea cable that had been laid prior to 1975. Fisherman were given predetermined coordinates on where they could recover the unused cable. How a fishermen … [Read more...] about Vietnamese Government Responsible for Cable Theft?
Archives for May 2007
Well, after a late night SMS to my landlord yesterday to remind him to clean the house, fix the aircons, and to get the stairwell lights working again, to my amazement, he complied. Early this morning, the aircon maintenance guys came to my house. Right after, about 3 cleaning people came followed by my landlord's relative to do the electrical repairs. Even though I did not … [Read more...] about House Nearly Cleaned
My landlord's workers finished with the repairs in my house today. Unfortunately he did not clean my house. To make things worse, as usual, his workers stoled my cleaning towels. They even stoled the towel for my motorbike and the towel my cat sleeps on!!! No problems, I will deduct all this, the electricity they used, and the water they used from next month's rent. … [Read more...] about Home Repairs Completed
Here is an Expat Blog that you all will love. It is so cute (^_^). Click here to understand why -> http://chomchom-vn.blogspot.com/ … [Read more...] about Chom Chom – A Cute Expat Blog
I found my favorite cookies in Saigon yesterday :-) … [Read more...] about Milano Orange Cookies