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Trump’s right. Keep flying simple for pilots

By David Fickling / BLOOMBERG
US PRESIDENT Donald Trump was widely mocked last week for his response to the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Group ...

Theresa May might have outmanoeuvred Brexit critics

By Mohamed A El-Erian / BLOOMBERG
TO MANY, last week’s handling of the Brexit saga by the British government has appeared chaotic and ...

Ride the ‘Red Dragon’ through Greater China

Pic By BLOOMBERG 
China’s capital markets have transformed and evolved over the past three decades. Chinese state-owned corporations are now ...

Putin on your street

This year the Women’s Day in Russia has been marked by discussion on why the recent aggressive form of feminism has been rejected by the Russian public
...

Malaysia Airlines — the elephant in the room

Khazanah had decided to purge its books and provide for its investment in MAB
By AZLAN JAAFAR / Pic By BLOOMBERG The wing flap of the missing Malaysia ...

The dumbing down of the shackled minds

Graphic By TMR 
Some writers of English publications were of the opinion that the current government should move forward and focus on rebuilding ...

Lessons not learned

The poison is basically the ideology of jihadism which has not been contained into the war zone in Syria and Iraq
By DMITRY KOSYREV The Islamic ...

Consumer protection in takaful

Graphic By TMR 
This paper examines regulatory and market practices issues relating to consumer protection in the takaful sector. Based on review ...

The mystical power of logic

By SHAMSUL AKMAR / Pic By TMR FILE PIX
IT WAS a “tears from a tree” rush in a village in Kota Baru, Kelantan, a few weeks ago. Residents there seemed ...

When sports must be mixed with politics

Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS 
Israel’s uncouth reaction to Malaysia’s decision to ban Israeli participation in the World Para Swimming Championships to ...

Waiting for the blessed Ruler with royal blessings

By SHAMSUL AKMAR / Pic By BERNAMA
Now that the abdication of the 
Sultan of Kelantan as the Yang di-
Pertuan Agong has come to pass, the focus has ...

The sinking of a vessel

By SHAMSUL AKMAR / Pic By TMR File 
At THE rate the Sabah Umno lawmakers are scrambling to disassociate themselves from the party and quickly ...