An all too-real anti-fake news bill

The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) has expressed “strong reservations on the recently ...

2018-03-30T14:49:39+00:00 30th March 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on An all too-real anti-fake news bill

Between freedom and manipulation

Ever since the earliest days of democracy and electoral competition, successful politicians have understood the ...

2018-03-23T10:20:38+00:00 23rd March 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Between freedom and manipulation

A fuller, brighter ASEAN through educational exchange

The Fulbright Program has been in Malaysia since 1963 and it’s great to see that ...

2018-03-16T04:17:59+00:00 16th March 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on A fuller, brighter ASEAN through educational exchange

Aquatic equanimity

I was looking for the word to best describe my recent travels on water.  ...

2018-03-13T05:55:25+00:00 9th March 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Aquatic equanimity

Can one say: full promise?

The departure of Wan Saiful Wan Jan from the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs ...

2018-03-02T04:30:33+00:00 2nd March 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Can one say: full promise?

A better Malaysian universe

Warning: Spoilers for Star Trek: Discovery I wonder how much of a spike in ...

2018-02-27T01:45:45+00:00 23rd February 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on A better Malaysian universe

Dogged culture fears

For as long as I can remember, I have disliked dogs.  It must have ...

2018-02-21T01:14:54+00:00 21st February 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Dogged culture fears

Dialog: Thoughts on Tunku’s Timeless Thinking

  IDEAS is having a special deal with Gerakbudaya in conjunction with Tunku Abdul ...

2018-02-08T03:09:36+00:00 8th February 2018|News|Comments Off on Dialog: Thoughts on Tunku’s Timeless Thinking

Electing constitutional supremacy

The Yang di-Pertuan Besar of Negeri Sembilan’s recent royal birthday address called for those in ...

2018-02-02T02:22:41+00:00 2nd February 2018|Opinion|Comments Off on Electing constitutional supremacy

Speech by Tunku Zain al ‘Abidin at the National Young Economist Summit on 20 Jan 2018 at Universiti Malaya

Role of Economic Think Tanks in Promoting Good Public Policy to Enable Malaysia to ...

2018-01-29T02:03:10+00:00 22nd January 2018|News|Comments Off on Speech by Tunku Zain al ‘Abidin at the National Young Economist Summit on 20 Jan 2018 at Universiti Malaya