“Frog VLE is an effective teaching and learning platform under the Ministry of Education’s 1BestariNet project.
“The Government is committed to improving the quality of education and the use of technology is in line with the Malaysia Education Blueprint 2013-2025, which provides for the use of ICT to scale up the quality of learning across the country,” said Dr Khair.
The programme is organised jointly by the Education Ministry, YTL Communications and FrogAsia.
Five thousand teachers from 2,500 schools in the country have been trained to use the internet education system, ‘Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) Frog’ as a teaching and learning platform (PdP)....
Some might say anyone facing the prospect of having Sir Richard Branson for a father-in-law deserves financial compensation, but the Virgin tycoon suggests his children made prenuptial agreements to safeguard the estimated £3.6 billion family fortune....
The current convention is to argue that the UK has good deflation, where commodity price effects drive prices down. The alternative is bad deflation, such as that in Japan in the 1990s and never fully beaten, when it infects the sinews of the economy and drags everything down from wages to asset prices.
The governor Mark Carney, among others, likes to think of our deflation as of the good kind. He is also encouraged by the UK propensity to spend and load up credit cards rather than to draw in the claws in uncertain times. However, recognising the moment when good deflation becomes bad inflation might be more a matter of judgement rather than science. My own prejudice is to act on the side of caution in case a deflationary psychology develops.