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The Pakatan Harapan Cabinet

April 9, 2018

The Pakatan Harapan Cabinet

Malaysia will have 2 Deputy Prime Minister if Pakatan Harapan  takes over Putrajaya after GE-14. Malaysians are wondering what will be the fate of Najib Razak and his bunch of Ministers and top civil servants who spent nearly 10 years buttering up their corrupt boss.–Din Merican

Governance

Future Prosperity of Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) through Cooperation

April 9, 2018

Future Prosperity of Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) through Cooperation

by Takehiko Nakao

https://moderndiplomacy.eu/2018/04/08/securing-the-future-prosperity-of-the-greater-mekong-subregion/

The Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) countries have made stunning progress over the past quarter century. 729 more words

ASEAN

GE-14: Barisan Nasional Election Manifesto Launched--For a Greater Malaysia

April 8, 2018

GE-14: Barisan Nasional Election Manifesto Launched–For a Greater Malaysia

by Azril Annuar

http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/what-you-need-to-know-about-bns-ge14-manifesto

Barisan Nasional (BN) has launched its manifesto for the upcoming elections, on the same day that the Parliament was dissolved by its Chairman Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday. 1,481 more words

Politics

Inequality in the 21st Century

March 19, 2018

Inequality in the 21st Century

by Kaushik Basu

https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/profit-sharing-basic-income-by-kaushik-basu-2017-12

As inequality continues to deepen worldwide, we do not have the luxury of sticking to the status quo. 955 more words

Governance

NY Times Book Review: Steven Pinker's Latest Book, Enlightenment Now

March 4, 2018

NY Times Book Review: Steven Pinker’s Latest Book, Enlightenment Now

ENLIGHTENMENT NOW
The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress
By Steven Pinker… 1,257 more words

Book Review

Why There Is No “Beijing Consensus”

March 1, 2018

Why There Is No “Beijing Consensus”

 by Andrew Sheng and Xiao Geng

https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/china-development-beijing-consensus-by-andrew-sheng-and-xiao-geng-2018-02

China observers can’t seem to agree on the underlying logic of the country’s development model. 1,086 more words

Holistic And Balanced Development

Enlightenment Now: A Manifesto for Science, Reason, Humanism and Progress by Stephen Pinker --Review

February 27, 2018

Enlightenment Now: A Manifesto for Science, Reason, Humanism and Progress by Stephen Pinker –Review

by Joe Humphreys*

Assistant News Editor

*Joe Humphreys is a journalist with The Irish Times, and author of the weekly ‘Unthinkable’ philosophy column. 862 more words

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