Opinion

Local banks to ride on OPR hike

by IFAST RESEARCH TEAM / pic TMR GRAPHIC IN THE latest monetary policy statement, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has raised…

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Re-imagining the governance of GLICs

Given their size and roles in our society, GLICs should be governed and managed on similar, if not better, standards…

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Can we bank on your measures?

pic MUHD AMIN NAHARUL AFTER months on end of reading about one scam after another, with depositors staring at hijacked…

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November 2022 floods: Strategies to prepare, mitigate it

Disaster and responses to it should be introduced as a syllabus in schools even starting at the primary school level…

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Budgeting the future

Power corrupts. And centralised power corrupts absolutely  pic TMR FILE IN THE past seven to eight years, Malaysia has been…

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Friday Jottings: A reminder, lest others forget

pic TMR FILE IN THE Potterish spirit, a veteran journalist and top-level editor, whose recent writings should be questioned, shall…

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Smart cities in Asean: The need for multi-stakeholder participation

by DR SAMEER KUMAR SOME of the fastest-growing cities in the world can be found in the Asean region. By…

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Rethinking tourism: Welcoming the travel revolution

by AMANPREET BAJAJ / pic Airbnb THE Covid-19 pandemic has shone a spotlight on tourism’s role as a key economic…

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Monetary policy: Where art thou?

THE Malaysian ringgit is continuing its downward trend to be at a new lowest value in 24 years (as of…

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Friday Jottings: The flight of pigeons, vultures and turkeys

ONE common criticism towards the "whistle-blower" who tweeted about the privileged treatment for a convicted VIP was that he or she…

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Making South-East Asia a hub for supply chains

by ONG BO YANG IN A fast-changing world where global issues such as the Covid-19 pandemic, Russia-Ukraine war and the…

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Skipping New York is bad policy for Jakarta

by CLARA FERREIRA MARQUES (Bloomberg Opinion) WHEN Indonesia’s Joko Widodo visited Ukraine and Russia this summer, Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi…

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The global central bank may have arrived

by DANIEL MOSS (Bloomberg Opinion)  THE hazards of keeping up with the Joneses. The relentlessness with which central banks are…

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