HK protesters stage fresh rallies
Protesters erect the Lady Liberty Hong Kong statue during the ‘No White Terror No Chinazi’ rally in Charter Garden, Hong Kong, China.
Stop the repression in West Papua
LETTER | On Aug 17, Indonesian Independence Day, armed Indonesian police, soldiers and radical Islamic militia stormed a student dormitory in the city of Surabaya (on the island of Java), which housed...
HK protesters to regroup today despite police ban
Protesters were expected to gather in downtown Hong Kong today in the latest of a series of anti-government demonstrations that have plunged the Chinese-ruled city into its worst political crisis in d...
Gold hits over 6-year peak on risk-off sentiment
BENGALURU: Gold prices scaled their highest in more than six years on Tuesday, as concerns around protests in Hong Kong and an Argentine currency crash amid fears of global economic slowdown, prompted investors to move away from riskier assets.
Hong Kong faces risk of Beijing rule
LAST Monday, I watched the live telecast of protests in Hong Kong in horror as hundreds of protesters forced their way into the Legislative Council building, ransacking the chamber and defacing the emblem of the Hong Kong Government.
10 must-reads for today
Malaysia's Johor state government has ruled out a repeat of the Sungai Kim Kim incident after 15 individuals - including 13 students - were admitted to hospital following breathing difficulties and vo...
Alphabet’s annual meeting draws protests on multitude of issues
Google workers, shareholders and activists used the annual meeting of parent Alphabet Inc to protest a range of issues, including contractor rights, the tech giant’s business in China and the absenteeism of Alphabet chief executive officer Larry Page.
HK long-term economic role at stake
The mass protests in Hong Kong this week are likely to have limited short-term impact on the city’s economic outlook, and a potentially more serious one on its long-term prospects.
Lima '19 to focus on UAVs, cyber warfare
The Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition 2019 (Lima '19) in March is expected to focus on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and cyberwar elements which are now a priority in the defe...