Opinion

We know far too little about vaping risks

By MAX NISEN / BLOOMBERG
“AT LEAST it’s better than smoking” was a common mantra when it came to vaping devices. Not anymore. Doctors in more than 30 ...

A dimension of unimaginable mindlessness

graphic by DYG NORAZHAR
NOW that a new statutory declaration has been made public and picked up by some of the news portals, it can be surmised that ...

A sense of déjà vu leading to APEC

As the nation prepares to host the APEC 2020 Summit next year, one can’t help but sense a feeling of déjà vu as our 2 leading political figures will again ...

Wait until Trump hears about Europe’s carbon tax

By CHRIS BRYANT / BLOOMBERG
NEXT week, the European Union’s (EU) leaders will commit to cutting net greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050. This ...

Too comfortable in their own skin

While the exposed skins were meant for the tattoos to be judged and admired, netizens saw only nudity
Pic By BERNAMA MALAYSIANS got riled up again. ...

Trump doesn’t understand currency wars, either

His misguided decision to reinstate steel tariffs on Brazil and Argentina misses 1 thing: Depressed currencies mean they are the losers
by JOHN ...
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Of public relations, branding and public image…

These days, politicians seem to be a little more relaxed. The problem is, they seem rather ill-advised about how they should behave in public and what to ...

Tobacco industry innovation to be encouraged, not stifled


pic by TMR FILE FOR the past few months, there has been a lot of news circulating about how vaping products have resulted in several deaths, most of ...

Hong Kong property faces a trust deficit

The Hang Seng Properties Index has slumped more than 17% from an April high
by RONALD W CHAN/ pic by BLOOMBERG HONG Kong property companies, whose ...

Lessons taught and lessons learnt

pic by BERNAMA
WHEN Datuk Seri Dr Wee Jeck Seng (picture) was announced the winner in the Tanjung Piai by-election a couple of weeks ago, among those ...

Becoming birds of a feather: How our education system reinforces conformity

The Streaming of Form 4 students into Arts or Science to be abolished in secondary schools beginning January 2020
pic by BERNAMA MALAYSIA is one step ...

Boris Johnson poses a new challenge to the BoE

By MARCUS ASHWORTH / BLOOMBERG
WITH two weeks to go until the UK election, plenty can change — especially when Brexit allegiances are testing old party ...