Monthly Archives: October, 2020

Diesel Subsidy is No More

The long speculated end to fuel subsidy is here. Well, almost. The end of blanket diesel subsidy in Peninsular Malaysia comes with trepidation, as the rationalisation is long overdue. Yet, the years of delay in the rationalisation may have structurally weakened the nation's economy. The big-bang approach to rationalise the diesel subsidy too is worrisome, as there may not be adequate room for Malaysian businesses, be they micro-SME or SME, to land on their two legs.

‘Unveiling Uniqueness’ A Platform For Neurodiverse Talents

The pinnacle occasion, Unveiling Uniqueness, celebrates the distinctive quality of each individual and offers them a platform to showcase their diverse gifting and abilities, a testament to their capabilities and an affirmation of their unique talents.
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What Happens When We Have Elections Big Brother Style?

By Bob Morshidi Disclaimer: Firstly, this article is completely satirical. Secondly, I am not now or have I ever been, a political expert. Unlike the...

Siapa Musuh Dalam Selimut Sebenarnya?

Oleh Mudim Johor Anwar oh Anwar. Bang Non oh Bang Non. Nasib kurang baik dan akan jadi PM Tepi seumur hidup. Itulah orang kata. Bukan...

Race And Religion: Greatest Taboo Of Malaysian Politics

By Yuktes Vijay In the context of Malaysian politics, race and religion, without a shadow of doubt, are the double pivot on which the political...

Macam Tak Percaya Kami Sewa Rumah Tinggal

Oleh Badrolhisham Bidin Di dalam kerjaya saya sebagai wartawan The Malay Mail, dua kali berpindah ke biro. Kali pertama ke Klang dan keduanya ke Johor...

When You Want To Save Earth, Start With The Rainforests

By Dominic O'Sullivan You may, or may not, have realised that rainforests are vitally important in the struggle to tackle Climate Change.  If you are...

Rebuilding Sabah Like Your Home, One Brick At A Time

Part 3 by Tzu Wong After the foundations are laid (as spelt out in my earlier two articles here and here) we can then finally...

40 Tahun Dalam Industri Pun Tak Boleh Kaya

Oleh Saodah Ismail Anda tahu bagaimana rasanya tiba-tiba berjumpa kawan lama, yang dekat 20 tahun tak bersua muka? Tak boleh nak dibayangkan indahnya bukan? Itulah...

What Does It Take To Boost Sabah’s Economy Now?

Part 2 by Tzu Wong To resuscitate an economy, you need money which I have talked about in Part 1, but we can't do anything...

What Sabah Needs Now Is A Simple Economic Solution

Part 1 of 3 by Tzu Wong After the dust has settled following the Sabah state election, a pressing issue came up for the new...

Do You Want A Happy Ending? Yes, Oh Yes!

Two Fairy Tales for the New Normal by Hang Kasturi The first is called The Boy Who Cried Wolf In this famous fable, a stupid boy,...

Is This The Ultimate Crime Against Humanity?

By Dominic O'Sullivan They say that ‘silence is consent’ and, by not standing up for our rights and for urgent change, we allow many self-centred...

UMNO Sudah Keluar Suara Jantan?

Oleh Johari Baharuddin Mulai malam tadi, ramai yang memberi pandangan dan analisis mengenai keputusan kerjasama politik UMNO dengan Perikatan Nasional (PN). Keadaan marah sayang tidak...