Biography of the Author Ray Yeh

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  1. RASID (20)

    This farmer gave 600 homes cheap electricity that the power company couldn't

    At first, he was mocked for being “crazy”. But now, even the national electric company wants to buy his DIY hydro-power operation - and it all ...
  2. The farmer who gave them light: One man's dream electrifies his village
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    The farmer who gave them light: One man's dream electrifies his village

    No degree. No books or Internet. With little more than his own ingenuity and skilled hands, this farmer found a way to bring electricity to 600 ...
  3. Bang Jack's schoolhouse
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    Bang Jack's schoolhouse

    He's a parking attendant who never studied beyond elementary school. But he and his wife are the reason hundreds of poor kampung kids can hope for ...
  4. (am) The farmers' tech hero
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    The farmers' tech hero: Giving power back to Indonesia's exploited

    Cheated by middlemen, many small farmers in Indonesia live in debt. Until this man developed a way to change their lives - with an app. Read more ...
  5. How to buy the best ingredients at the wet market
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    How to buy the best ingredients at the wet market

    Young or old coconut milk? How should you pick the best chilli or nutmeg? Padang 'masterchef' Neni shares her wet-market tips. Because to make the ...
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    Vegetarian rendang? In Padang, an iconic dish gets a healthier update

    Reputed in her village as a 'masterchef', Neni Rahdipa cooks traditional Minang recipes the old-school way her grandma taught her - using wood ...
  7. MM Elderly Poor 1_Daw Hla sitting in floor with food

    Poverty forces families in Myanmar to ditch their elderly

    “The old woman was left in the dark, tainted with faeces and urine,” recalls a social worker, who warns that elderly abandonment is on the rise.
  8. Neni's mushroom rendang: Classic Padang food with a twist
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    03:29minutes

    Neni's mushroom rendang: Classic Padang food with a twist

    Beef rendang is perhaps Padang's best-known food. Resident Neni Rahdipa took on the challenge to create a healthier version of rendang using ...
  9. Neni's spicy cow head salad: An unusual Padang recipe
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    Neni's spicy cow head salad: An unusual Padang recipe

    It's not a dish many today can stomach thinking about, but in the old days, cow head salad was about not wasting any part of the cow that was ...
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    Bandung's oldest kopitiam

    Ring out the old, ring in the new? Not quite. This new year, make plans to visit a hip hangout that's fused both old and new - Bandung's oldest ...