Opinion

Becoming a community-friendly organisation

In the long run, Malaysia Airports believes that CSR programmes should become part and parcel of the business operations and strategies
by NIK ANIS NIK ...

The Balkan revolt 20 years later

The year 1999 had been an important watershed for Russia’s domestic policies, as depicted in a movie
By DMITRY KOSYREV / Pic By AFP The cultural year ...

Why Germany’s worst data leak isn’t such a scandal

By Leonid Bershidsky / BLOOMBERG
Throughout December, a hacker calling himself or herself G0d (or a group of people hiding behind the nickname) ...

Trump’s long shutdown could destabilise the world

By Noah Feldman / BLOOMBERG
US PRESIDENT Donald Trump in a meeting with congressional Democrats last Friday said he was prepared for the partial ...

2019 outlook: Surviving in the short term to thrive long term

Equity markets remain relatively more attractive to fixed-income markets as earnings yields are higher than expected fixed-income yields for 2019 and ...

Why smart people may be more likely to fall for fake news

By Faye Flam / BLOOMBERG
One might suspect scientists of belabouring the obvious with the recent study called “Belief in Fake News is Associated ...

Regality in Royalties, one and none


By SHAMSUL AKMAR / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL THERE is something in the air or rather in cyberspace — one of anticipation, at times of trepidation. ...

Five doom loops to navigate in 2019

By Satyajit Das / BLOOMBERG
As THE great unwind of global monetary stimulus gains momentum, markets are at increased risk of experiencing doom ...

Trump’s China strategy isn’t working

By Anne Stevenson-Yang / BLOOMBERG
The Trump administration’s willingness to push the Chinese harder on trade has struck a bilateral chord. ...

These are 3 market events not to miss in 2019

The global equities market took a hit after the US Federal Reserve (Fed) raised borrowing costs for the fourth time last year.
Investors interpreted ...

Sentiment says ‘Sell’, fundamentals scream ‘Buy’, who do you listen to?

If past events were experiments, the history they leave behind is the evidence of the tests
By FUNDSUPERMART / Pic By BLOOMBERG There is a lot to learn ...

China is blowing a golden opportunity from the Huawei arrest

By Hal Brands / BLOOMBERG
China is blowing the geopolitical opportunity of a lifetime. There has probably never been a better moment to undo ...