Opinion
Tsai Ing-wen

China is sabotaging its interests in Taiwan

by RICHARD MCGREGOR/ pic by BLOOMBERG
CHINA has a lot at stake in getting its favoured candidate across the line in Taiwan’s presidential election in ...

To know is to love

Many of us learn societal nuances, cultures and ‘pantang larang’ through interactions at school
pic by BERNAMA YOUNG children today spend most of their ...

A case of bad Russian


pic by BLOOMBERG IF YOU hate and despise your own nation, you’re going to have a lot of ugly problems. There are two nations in the world where you ...

Who will prevail for MAB?

But there are rising worries that finding the right partner for MAB alone will not solve its financial woes
pic by TMR FILE THE clock is ticking and it ...

Bring back the luxury of flying

Interestingly, not everyone is that budget-conscious when it comes to travelling
Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL SOME people could only afford Fung Keong, ...

Exchange-rate regimes: Why gold standards are not sustainable

pic by TMR FILE
OF LATE, there have been calls for a return to the gold standard for exchange rate determination. Much of these revolve around the ...

Court jesters and fools among us

Their antics get national attention, make headlines and stir rift, as well as create divide
pic by HUSSEIN SHAHARUDDIN A JESTER was a key member of ...

Chips are down and Samsung needs a coping strategy

by TIM CULPAN
EARNINGS from Samsung Electronics Co Ltd show just how far the mighty can fall. They also tell us how tough it is to turn things around ...

Tanjung Piai — the brink of many, for many and by many


pic by BERNAMA IF BY now Johor Umno chief Datuk Hasni Mohammad has not regretted mocking the age of Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (Bersatu) ...

Aramco lights the way

Its listing would be a boon to local funds looking for a quality investment opportunity
pic by BLOOMBERG THE proposed listing of Saudi Arabian Oil Co ...

UK election won’t be dull, but can it solve Brexit?

by THE EDITORS/ pic by BLOOMBERG
AS IF the Brexit process hasn’t been fraught enough, the UK is now hurtling toward its third general election in four ...

Actions speak louder than medals

Some people use it to open doors to gain wealth or frame it onto the wall of their premise like a trophy for a hunter
pic by AFP MANY people clamour to ...