Book Review: A Great Place to Have a War (Laos)


January 15, 2017 Book Review: A Great Place to Have a War (Laos) by John Berthelsen@www.asiasentinel.com When John F. Kennedy won the election to become the 35th President of the United States, he met with his predecessor, Dwight D. Eisenhower, who repeatedly warned him that the tiny, poverty-stricken country of Laos was the “cork in … Continue reading

China’s Investments–Geo-Political Implications for Malaysia


January 14, 2017 China’s Investments–Geo-Political Implications for Malaysia by Dennis Ignatius He is praying for the best but not doing his best China’s ravenous appetite for Malaysian infrastructure assets has resulted in yet another multibillion ringgit deal. In early January, a RM6.3 billion deal to redevelop and expand Penang Port was signed between two Chinese … Continue reading

Congratulations –Abang Johari named Sarawak’s 6th Chief Minister


January 13, 2017 Congratulations —Abang Johari named Sarawak’s 6th Chief Minister  by Richard T.W @www.freemalaysiatoday.com The Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu Deputy President and nine-term assemblyman had once served as former Chief Minister Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud’s political secretary. Stand Up for All Sarawakians and Stop UMNO at the Gates Abang Johari Openg has been appointed … Continue reading

Untapped Women Power: The key to a brighter Malaysia


January 12, 2017 Untapped Women Power: The key to a brighter Malaysia by Dr. Anas Alam Faizli* Received via e-mail from the writer) Free them to pursue their dreams and they will make Malaysia great again THE High Income Nation ambition or the “number game” has been our central economic discussion for the past seven … Continue reading