Nudging Mahathir into consensus mode


January 17,2019 Nudging  Mahathir into consensus mode Opinion  |  P Gunasegaram Published: Today 6:28 am  |  Modified: Today 6:28 am   QUESTION TIME | Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s current beef is wealth inequality, and so he wants to restart the redistribution of wealth – to Malays (and bumiputeras). This is something which I commented … Continue reading

The Guardian view on May’s Brexit deal: it’s over, but what’s next? –Editorial


January 16, 2019 The Guardian view on May’s Brexit deal: it’s over, but what’s next? Editorial https:// http://www.the guardian.com The PM leads a party that is divided and a country stockpiling food and medicines as if preparing for war. She needs to humbly reach out to her opponents and find a way to prevent Britain … Continue reading

FOCUS On POVERTY alleviation, not income creation for billionaires–Mahathir’s outdated policy prescriptions


January 16, 2019 FOCUS On POVERTY alleviation, not billionaires —Mahathir’s outdated policy prescriptions by P. Gunasegaram QUESTION TIME | When Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad sank low to say that wealth should be distributed equally among races, he indicated plainly that he has no solid plan to increase incomes and alleviate poverty for all Malays … Continue reading

Trump has conjured a crisis out of thin air. That should worry us all.


January 16, 2019 Trump has conjured a crisis out of thin air. That should worry us all. by Dr. Fareed Zakaria ttps://fareedzakaria.com/columns/2019/1/10/trump-has-conjured-a-crisis-out-of-thin-air-that-should-worry-us-all Watching the struggle over funding for a border wall, I am struck by the way in which, in one sense, President Trump has already achieved success. He has been able to conjure up … Continue reading

January 7 in Cambodia: One Date, Two Narratives


January 16, 2019 January 7 in Cambodia: One Date, Two Narratives Cambodian politicians should move beyond their arguments over history and find common ground to move Cambodia forward. By Kimkong Heng January 16, 2019 https://thediplomat.com A large parade marks the country’s 40th of Victory Over Genocide Day at National Olympic Stadium, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, … Continue reading