Budget 2019: The question is ‘why tax’, not ‘which tax’

There has been much speculation over the budget in the last few days, particularly ...

2018-11-01T16:24:23+00:00 1st November 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Budget 2019: The question is ‘why tax’, not ‘which tax’

What to expect from new digital tax

During the recent midterm review of the 11th Malaysia Plan, the government sent its ...

2018-10-30T11:46:52+00:00 30th October 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on What to expect from new digital tax

Are we obsessed with testing?

Everyone wants better education- It is one of the few sentiments that all Malaysians ...

2018-10-22T10:28:31+00:00 22nd October 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Are we obsessed with testing?

Malaysia’s development financing institutions need rebooting

Policy makers often justify the high cost of infrastructure investments with the belief that ...

2018-10-15T12:13:05+00:00 15th October 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Malaysia’s development financing institutions need rebooting

Knowledge -Key to growth in Malaysia

The global economy is undergoing a structural shift in which increasing proportions of economic ...

2018-10-10T14:25:36+00:00 10th October 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Knowledge -Key to growth in Malaysia

Sharing economy: What Malaysia needs to do?

When the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (Ideas) Malaysia released the first edition ...

2018-09-24T16:48:23+00:00 24th September 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Sharing economy: What Malaysia needs to do?

Leveraging our unique federalism

Travelling in Croatia up the Dalmatian coast last week by road, I was fascinated ...

2018-09-21T14:32:56+00:00 21st September 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Leveraging our unique federalism

Reminders behind the familiar

In going through the motions of familiar rituals one sometimes needs to be reminded ...

2018-08-24T11:45:46+00:00 24th August 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Reminders behind the familiar

US-China trade war: Nationalist economics follow nationalistic politics

If trade is the engine of world economic growth, then the engine will be ...

2018-08-24T11:38:57+00:00 20th August 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on US-China trade war: Nationalist economics follow nationalistic politics

Moving Seamless Asean Sky forward

The Seamless Asean Sky is a critical component of the Asean Economic Community (AEC). ...

2018-07-16T10:34:34+00:00 16th July 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Moving Seamless Asean Sky forward