The spectacular cratering of the Shanghai stock market, which lost nearly 40 per cent of its value in just 10 weeks, is a sign of a much bigger problem: the crisis of the country’s 30-year-old export oriented rapid growth economy
In the Philippines, the grandson of a despised collaborator has endorsed the remilitarization of his country’s former occupiers
Perhaps the main factor explaining the different attitudes toward Japan is the class factor
Greece’s left-wing government stood up to their creditors, only to be politically executed. Is the far right set to pick up the mantle?
France’s Le Pen is exploiting the anti-EU, anti-German and anti-capitalist feelings coursing through the continent
From declining worker protections to violent labor trafficking and ethnic cleansing
The latest chapter in the superpower collision is Washington’s strategy of holding low altitude aircraft passes on spots in the South China Sea where China is building military structures over reclaimed land
Will the current generation of PAP leaders have the courage to bring about what many of them already realize as the key to the renewal of Singapore: the genuine democratization of politics?
Beijing is only too happy to offer an alternative to Western-dominated international finance. What’s more surprising is that leading Western economies are signing up
American fingerprints are all over a botched commando raid in the southern Philippines that left dozens dead and shocked the country