Opinion

Xi upstages Trump with a Chinese welcome mat

by SHULI REN & NISHA GOPALAN/ pic by TMR FILE
DONALD Trump isn’t the only leader with a sense of drama. The timing of China’s announcement that it ...

Let EPF own PLUS fully and allow 13m members to benefit

PLUS’ cash business is largely the reason behind the nascent interest by the many buyers
pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL IF THERE is a medal for the most ...

Trump’s shameful abandonment of the Kurds in Syria

by BOBBY GHOSH & CLIVE CROOK/ pic by AFP
“TURKEY will soon be moving forward with its long-planned operation into northern Syria,” the White House ...

Balancing expectations and the budget

The new budget, at its core, will need to have policies that can make quick and sustainable differences to the lives of many Malaysians
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The indefinable meaning of dignity

pic by BERNAMA
FOR those who opposed Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad attending the Kongress Maruah Melayu or Malay Dignity Congress, some are probably quite ...

Queen can call Boris Johnson’s latest Brexit bluff

by DAVID FICKLING/ pic by BLOOMBERG
BORIS Johnson (picture) has spent the past week hinting that he’d be prepared to defy an Act of Parliament that ...

Loyalty is great, but so is rationality

Couldn’t employees still love a workplace, but put their wellbeing and that of their families’ first and make a living elsewhere?
pic by RAZAK GHAZALI ...

Dawn of the East


pic by AFP RODRIGO Duterte, president of the Philippines, was there. King of Jordan Abdullah Al-Hussein and presidents of Azerbaijan — Ilham Aliyev, ...

To redeem the Malay dignity…

In a multiracial, multireligious country, the redeeming of our dignity should not be done at the expense of others
pic by BERNAMA DO WE need a congress ...

SPV 2030: Sharing of risks and reward

To encourage the society to share risks and rewards, a high level of trust and transparency is needed
pic by ARIF KARTONO THE Shared Prosperity Vision ...

Investors are caught in a global tug of war

By MOHAMED A EL-ERIAN (BLOOMBERG) / Graphic By TMR
MORE than anything else, last week’s market gyrations illustrated the tug of war that has dominated ...

Parlez-vous Anglais?

In Malaysia, being able to speak in another language is definitely an added advantage
Pic By TMR File “YUSOFF, stop running!!!” a young mother yells to ...