The latest round of secret negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement is underway in Utah, USA. The principal beneficiaries are expected to be large corporations. http://youtu.be/LF6XWaiRMcc
Economist Dean Baker, co-director of the Centre for Economic and Policy Research, based in Washington DC, explains what the United States could have done to rein in its housing bubble. Some lessons for Malaysia here, I think. The main...
Update (18 June): The CEO of US-based public relations agency 5WPR, Ross Torossian, issued the following emailed statement: Clearly all of the American media reports regarding Maira Nazarbayev have been completely inaccurate. "The young man Khanbolat Nazarbayev, the 10-year old...
Blog reader KJ shares his thoughts with us: Re liberalisation/de-regulation: I think the general literature is pretty clear on this that over the past quarter century or more liberalisation has meant de-regulation. It was said that over-regulation was the problem,...
Bersih co-chair Ambiga Sreenevasan has appeared on CNN and put across the call for free and fair elections in Malaysia to a global audience. http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.element/apps/cvp/3.0/swf/cnn_416x234_embed.swf?context=embed_edition&videoId=international/2012/11/06/amanpour-ukraine-yulia-tymoshenko.cnn