Opinion

Mahathir Uses Huawei to Needle the U.S.

Malaysia’s prime minister isn’t signaling a swing to China so much as demonstrating his long-held preference for Asia over the West.
By DANIEL MOSS / ...

Hong Kong Isn’t Just Another Chinese City

The U.S. is also an important patron. Consider the territory’s inflow of dollars, which soared after the global financial crisis
By BLOOMBERG When two ...

Democracy is not coming to China anytime soon

The current system has delivered rapid growth and relative stability for decades.
by BLOOMBERG/ pic by AFP In what appears to be a major triumph for ...

Why This Time Was Different for Hong Kong

by BLOOMBERG/ pic by BLOOMBERG
Hong Kong protesters have won a stunning victory. Saturday’s suspension of an extradition bill that would allow criminal ...

The blowing of the hunting horn


by SHAMSUL AKMAR / pic by TMR FILE PIX IF ANYONE wants to deduce what the widely discussed and viewed sex video represented, one possible suggestion ...

Russia-China partnership future

The hi-tech alliance has been long in the making, it is rather an acknowledgment of long-time efforts
pic by BERNAMA Two pandas, the new arrivals to ...

Is the sell-off in the semiconductor industry warranted?

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The US Commerce Department has placed Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and 68 of its affiliates on its Entity List, a move that restricts ...

Where Pakatan Harapan went right and wrong with the RTS Link

Accomplishing the RTS Link construction is among the 3 promises from Pakatan Harapan’s manifesto
by IDRIS AZIM/ BERNAMA PIC The delayed Johor Baru ...

The fickle nature of public opinion

By SHAMSUL AKMAR / Pic By TMR
The week has been cynically and sarcastically declared as the week of “terkejut”, to which the closest English equivalent ...

Shaping an ideology for tomorrow’s non-Western world

What’s important is that, it wasn’t China that tried to impose that ideology on others
By DMITRY KOSYREV / Pic By AFP I’ve promised in one of my ...

It’s hard to take impeachment seriously now

By Noah Feldman / BLOOMBERG
Impeachment has jumped the shark. The episode that proves it is the one in which serious, informed politicians are ...

Thailand’s clouded prospects post-election

By TAN WEI YINE / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Thailand’s first general election post-enaction of the new constitution has finally come to an end after a 45-day ...