Frankly Speaking: History repeats itself
In the late 1990s, PSC Industries Bhd (PSCI) — a public-listed company controlled by businessman Tan Sri Amin Shah Omar Shah — was awarded a RM5.4 billion contract to build six navy ships known as...
Singapore’s Pofma and the burden of proof
SEPTEMBER 20 — The Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (Pofma) is perhaps the most controversial piece of legislation passed by Singapore’s parliament in recent times.
Hold your hormones! — Ahmad Yasin
SEPTEMBER 17 — “Maaflah terlupa apa nak kata, makan banyak sangat hormon,” I kept recalling the joke made by one of the trans activist in Malaysia as I started to become more entrenched within t...
Germany's economy is sicker than you think
(Sept 14): There’s no question that Germany has done relatively well during this annus horribilis, and that the administration of Chancellor Angela Merkel deserves most of the credit.
Singapore’s justice warriors
SEPT 13 — Parti Liyani is not a celebrity but the 46-year-old Indonesian domestic helper is now famous across Singapore.