EDITORIAL

HEARING the Prime Minister dispense advice on exercising and eating right at the National Day Rally was, to be sure, something of a departure from the usual; traditionally, the annual policy address...

THE BOTTOM LINE

A YEAR after China lost an arbitration case brought against it by the Philippines under the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea regarding their dispute in the South China Sea, China has emerged the...

IF US President Donald Trump continues to pursue the policies he adopted in the first seven months of his tenure or if he implements some of what he has said, how would that affect the Asian...

COMMENTARY

THE 21st century, a digital and truly converged era where disruption is increasingly routine, has brought a sea change not just in the nature, but also the frequency and complexity of financial crime...

COMMENTARY

EAST Asia is sorely in need of good news as it tries to pull back from the brink of threatened nuclear confrontation centring on North Korea. Such good news could just possibly take the form of an...

EDITORIAL

IT is now more than two months since the Sino-Indian border stand-off in the Doklam region of the Himalayas began, and both rhetoric and actual readiness for war seem to be almost at an inflexion...

BEFORE leaving Washington for three weeks of overseas travel and vacation, I emailed my editor at BT that "nothing really happens in Washington in August". Politically, it's a dead...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THERE is much to dislike in US President Donald Trump's trade agenda, but he is correct on one subject: China's relentless quest to extort American "intellectual property" -...

WHAT do DarkCoin, virtual islands and an unhackable digital ledger have in common, other than sounding like the plot of the next Marvel movie? They are the subject matter of the latest investment...

COMMENTARY

THE UK government on Monday raised the tempo over Brexit talks with the release of the latest in a stream of issue negotiation papers. Five months after Article 50 was triggered, the UK team is...