Opinion

Why a ‘mansion tax’ could be a Conservative winner

Wealthy residents can’t take their mansions to the Virgin Islands or Switzerland
Pic By BLOOMBERG AMID preparations for the UK’s first post-Brexit ...

The economic reality for Malaysia’s youth

To significantly increase the number of jobs created, our economy must shift from its current economic mix
pic by TMR FILE RECENTLY, I shared a story ...

Heavy lies the crown

Last year, the fund distributed a dividend rate of 6.15% for the conventional savings, amounting to a payout of RM43b
pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL THEY ...

Three banking risks in the time of Covid-19

by ANDY MUKHERJEE/ pic by BLOOMBERG
WHEN bankers fret about contagion, it’s usually the financial kind. DBS Group Holdings Ltd is battling a different ...

Malaysia Inc booster for economy

The policy could help reinvigorate the exports sector and raise domestic food production
pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL THE soft fourth quarter (4Q) 2019 GDP ...

When acts gave intents a drubbing

pic by RAZAK GHAZALI
CAPABLE of causing a stampede, the rush to decry the speculated move to form a “backdoor government” came from all walks — friends ...

Coronavirus stokes mask production and mass confusion

by SHULI REN/ pic by BLOOMBERG
FOR factories to reopen, people to get back to work and the coronavirus to stop spreading, China needs tens of millions ...

We are not okay

Let us address this need to take out our phones and make things ‘viral’ without actually helping those in distress
pic credit: Facebook MALAYSIANS have ...
Vote / graphic by MZUKRI

The vote of confidence and legal implication


graphic by MZUKRI DATUK SERI Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man, deputy president of PAS, has openly stated that PAS intends to table a vote of confidence in the ...

Time for us to play our part in VM2020 campaign

When it comes to tourist attractions in Malaysia, rest assured that we are certainly not inferior to those abroad
pic by RAZAK GHAZALI AT THE height of ...
Coronavirus / pic by AFP

How can coronavirus possibly be good for stocks?

by SHULI REN/ pic by AFP
IT SEEMS inconceivable that the coronavirus outbreak, which has killed more than 900 people and shut down two-thirds of ...

Now, try and ‘unsee’ that!

Literally bloody performance and “eye-popping” action at Annual song competition
pic credit: TV3 SOMETHING really scary was shown on TV ...