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WHEN he was running for the presidency, then New York tycoon Donald Trump, in polishing his image as a deal-making business executive, marketed himself to voters as the future CEO of America Inc...

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MANY Malaysians were pleased with the outcome of disgraced former prime minister Najib Razak's trial last week, perhaps none more so than the current prime minister, Muhyiddin Yassin.

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THE UK response to the coronavirus crisis has been a masterclass in sloppy decision-making and chaotic public communications. The latest example of this came last Thursday night when Health...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE coronavirus pandemic represents a significant challenge to global health and economies. Developing countries are especially vulnerable to its long-term effects. While governments have...

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DESPITE the best efforts of the Trump administration to persuade Saudi Arabia to cut crude production and prop up global oil prices to a level that ensures the viability of the US shale oil...

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THE meeting of Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong with his Malaysian counterpart Muhyiddin Yassin today to restart the stalled Johor Bahru-Singapore Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link project...

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GOLD's recent spectacular ascent as prices eclipsed September 2011's record high and eye the US$2,000 an ounce key mark, underscores an ominous call - for the world to brace for another torrid...

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COUNTRIES are looking to domestic travellers to salvage their tourism industries which have been devastated by the Covid-19 pandemic, but Singapore's tiny size may make this a harder sell on the...

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TRUST is an intangible, almost ephemeral thing. It lends confidence and serves as the bedrock upon which institutions and the entire financial industry is built. Without it, the edifice collapses...

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BETWEEN February and April, when stocks worldwide were plunging because economies were shuttered to combat the spread of Covid-19, Japanese individuals opened 820,000 online broking accounts, more...