Oil is the talk of the day in Sibu!
From the briefing session in the morning to the afternoon tehsi break in kopitiam, oil occupied the centre stage.
The price surge of such a magnitude has far-reaching effects on consumers. Soon to take off would be our CPI. Quite obviously, the consequential impact would be on the ordinary folks!
It is little wonder that almost everyone I bumped into today blurted out his worry about the heightened fuel cost.
Inflation seems to keep us on the toes!
I just penned off an article on the explosive inflation besetting the emerging economies for inclusion in The Methodist Message. After publication, I shall blog it for the benefits of those who are Mandarin-literate.