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The grown-ups are back in charge. US President Donald Trump has at last become presidential. “The Blob” is winning.  From his cruise missile strike on Syria and chocolate cake-date with Chinese... more
Who can blame UK Prime Minister Theresa May for calling an election now, as her own Conservative party mandarins have been urging? Her party enjoys a 21-percentage-point lead in the polls.  The... more
A light rail transit (LRT) system connecting Kuching, Samarahan and Serian divisions could materialise by 2020, Sarawak Chief Minister (CM) Datuk Amar Abang Johari Abang Openg said.  He said the LRT... more
With his recent reversal on US Federal Reserve (Fed) chair Janet Yellen and monetary policy in general, smart pundits are spending a lot of energy doping out The New Trump, but as far as I can tell... more
Employers are increasingly pressurised to manage international assignments in a climate of uncertainty, particularly with the recent US election, the Brexit vote and a stagnating global economy. ... more
United Airlines is in the middle of a major reputational crisis after it decided to forcefully “re-accommodate” a passenger from a sold-out flight on Sunday. Yet judging from a series of informal... more
For China’s largest insurers, 2016 proved to be a challenging year on several fronts as pro tability was weighed down by intense competition, more stringent capital rules and weak investment income... more
The Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit (KVMRT) is one of the most ambitious projects undertaken by the government. It is meant to connect key strategic locations in the Klang Valley, reduce the... more
By mid-afternoon on Tuesday, Chinese online anger at United Airlines was running so hot that the hashtag #UnitedForcesPassengerOffPlane was receiving 20 million views per hour on the Sina Weibo... more
According to a survey by the CFA Institute, more than two-thirds of global investment professionals expect the geopolitical climate to affect investment returns over the next three to five years. And... more

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