Both the United States and its trade rival, the European Union (EU), have been forced to modify their strategy in South-east Asia in pursuit of their 'free trade' and 'liberalisation' agenda. The Malaysia-US Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is effectively dead;...
The Aliran Singers are coming to the Klang Valley for a “People First, Democracy Now” dinner on Saturday, 26 June! Join them for a night filled with music, dance performances - and inspiration. That's not all. Talented guest artistes -...
You got to hand it to Sarawak Deputy Chief Minister Alfred Jabu. He doesn't know the facts - his own admission - but he still thinks the Bakun losses could have been averted. Reports have said that cost over-runs of...
Malaysia's fugitive blogger Raja Petra has received a standing ovation at a talk in a packed lecture theatre in London. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iwdgPnl17pI&hl=en_GB&fs=1&rel=0] Photo courtesy of Danny Lim That's according to a tweet by Padraig Reidy, the news editor of Index on Censorship...
Most news reports are talking about a lower voter turnout in Sibu. But actually, the turnout was higher than 2008. In 2008, the turnout was 67 per cent. But this time around, 70 per cent (or more accurately 69...