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THE shocking crash of a German jetliner in the French Alps on Tuesday, killing all 150 passengers on board, is another body blow to the aviation industry.

FOR the renminbi to go truly global, it needs more than just cross-border trade flows. China needs to make giant strides in the opening of its domestic market to allow the renminbi to flow more...

A "GRAND BARGAIN" between China, the US and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) seems to be shaping up under which Beijing may be about to enter the heart of global finance in exchange...

THE statesman and nation-builder Lee Kuan Yew died this week. I had the great privilege of getting to know him during my time as ambassador to Singapore 25 years ago. Since that time, I consulted him...

THIS month marks the 50th anniversary of a pivotal moment in the escalation of the Vietnam War: the launch of the Operation 'Rolling Thunder' bombing campaign, and also the commitment of...

LEE Kuan Yew was one of the great statesmen of the post-WWII era. He made Singapore an economic powerhouse, demonstrating that so-called natural resources aren't necessary for prosperity, that...