An Officer at Perak State, 1991 – 1993.

29/9/2017. Appointment as State Financial Officer. In  February 1991 I was appointed as the State Financial Officer of Perak. I was transferred from the Federal Treasury, Kuala Lumpur to the State Finance Office in Ipoh, Perak. I was to be the eleventh State Financial Officer of Perak. The first State Financial Officer of Perak was Mr. H.J.A. Cassidy, appointed … Continue reading An Officer at Perak State, 1991 – 1993.

Family Emblem

Family Emblem. 8/1/2018. During the period 1997 -2009 I was in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia working for an international development finance organisation. I have three children: two sons and a daughter as the youngest child. The whole family followed me to Jeddah, except my eldest son who stayed back in Malaysia to attend boarding school. He … Continue reading Family Emblem

Joining the Civil Service, 1970.

8/9/2017 (ed.17/5/18) Joining the Civil Service. I joined the Malaysian Civil Service in early 1970. It was during the time of Tunku Abdul Rahman, the first Prime Minister of Malaysia (31.8.1957-22.9.1970). The Chief Secretary to the Government was then Tan Sri Abdul Kadir Shamsuddin. This was the beginning of my long career in public service … Continue reading Joining the Civil Service, 1970.