Arabi Kursi, A Cultural Gem Lost in the Sands of Time
As an MBA student, one is taught to always question, always explore and never evade a good challenge. I was recently faced with one such challenge; to find and study a place called ‘Arabi Kursi’.Haiti Earthquake Memories
The memories of death and pain still loom for the country known as Haiti. The 7.0 earthquake is still on the minds of most Haitians. The world is trying their best to save who they can. So many lives have been lost to the rumble and death totals are still increasing everyday.The Country of Haiti As it Was Years Ago
Haiti is all in the news these days as the country has been devastated by a major earthquake and many aftershocks. Away back in 1956 I was a young sailor serving in the Royal Canadian Navy on board the Canadian destroyer HMCS Haida. The ship had just returned to Halifax, Nova Scotia after fighting in the Korean war.The Cost of a Quebec Driver’s Licence Increases Yet Again!
In 2010, the cost a Quebec driver’s licence will increase from $72/year to $86/year. Remarkably, this is a 200% increase since 2006.Prayer For Haiti and the World’s Neediest
The devastation in Haiti is more than my mind can absorb even though I grew up on an island and understand the isolation. Churches, schools, hospitals, business, entire neighborhoods are rubble. Dead bodies lie in the streets and the count of those killed is estimated to be in the hundreds of thousands. No one knows for sure what the count is; we may never have an exact count. The poorest country in the Western hemisphere has become a scene out of a science fiction disaster movie. Surely this cannot be taking place in real time.The Decline of the Manufacturing Industry in the UK
The UK has a proud rich history in industrial manufacturing and development. For many decades it led the world and produced many of the items we take for granted nowadays. So where does the blame of decline lie?Gluten Free Global Demand Explodes As America Leads the Way in 09 – See How USA Compares With Others
Extensive original research and analysis has been performed on the global state of online demand for gluten free associated products between 2008 and 2009. It shows that America had the highest online search growth at a GFP rating of 5.5 celiac searches per month, followed by Canada (4.8), Australia (4.8) and UK (3.3).Czech Republic Flag – The Fascinating History Behind the Current Design
Like most countries flags, the current Czech Republic flag has quite a story to tell. And in a way, it’s a similar story to the stars and stripes of the United States. Let’s take a look at what makes the Czech Republic flag so unique…In the Absence of Money, We Can Pray For Haiti!
Primarily our blogging and article writing efforts are for creating traffic to our websites, sharing personal notes, and overall social activities. There are those times when I use mine to share what is on my heart. This is one of those times.A Thought About the Philippines
As I was watching the documentary about Cory last August 16, 2009, I cannot help but look back to the time of history of how hard was it for the Filipino People during the Dictatorial Regime, and so I look back beyond the Martial Law, there was these “conquistadores” – Spanish, Americans and Japanese. If you review history, there is a cycle of freedom and yet being enslaved again… another victory which again ended up to defeat, but then again, its freedom once more.