Opinion

Deglobalisation is the new globalisation

FOR better or worse, industrial policy is back. The European Union (EU) is placing “green tariffs” on carbon-intensive imports. The…

15 hours ago

The Nurul Izzah conundrum

Her appointment as the PM’s senior advisor on economics and finance has drawn much criticism from all sides  THE Princess…

1 day ago

For Mankind’s sake, remember that anniversary

The depth of our intelligence hinges on our ability to remember things but technology advancement is making us having to…

4 days ago

Friday Jottings: The pot is black, period

SOON after Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim took over the nation’s helm, his diehards declared on social media that they had…

4 days ago

Bet you didn’t know you needed a sleep coach

A DECADE ago, high achievers would boast of how little sleep they got as if it were a sign of…

5 days ago

Licence to curse (softly)

Although it sounds suspiciously like pseudo-medicine, there are instances where it can work, this licence to curse  “MAY the fleas…

1 week ago

Malaysia outlook 2023: Has the Malaysian tiger reawakened?

2023 is anticipated to be a more positive year for Malaysian equities, with a steadier market forecast compared to the…

1 week ago

Anwar wise to skip Davos. Tengku Zafrul, tell us what you brought back

DAVOS evokes awe and wonderment in some of us. Not so much for the outcome of the rich and mighty…

1 week ago

Taking on digital media behemoths

Many Malaysian media corporations have closed down while these digital platforms thrive without paying a single sen for content  THE…

1 week ago

Friday Jottings: When heels deter healing

THERE is rhyme and reason that a couple of jarring notes are adding discordance to the Pakatan Harapan and Barisan…

2 weeks ago

Strikes are bad for the UK economy? Go figure

FEB 1 is shaping up to be the worst single day for the rolling strikes that began in June and…

2 weeks ago

The pet pandemic boom is well and truly over

The price of our furry friends has slumped as people adjust to inflation and go back to offices AS INVESTORS look for signs…

2 weeks ago

Word of the day explained, sort of

WHILE all of Malaysia — well maybe not all but at least the ones who diligently take interest in what…

2 weeks ago