Various cash deposits in CID director’s account raised alarm

Cash deposits in Malaysia’s crime-fighting chief account led to Australian police seizing his cash. They said they seized the account of Wan Ahmad Najmuddin. In other words, the seizure is testing the Malaysia-Australia ties. Deputy Home Minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed questioned the Australian police action. He says the release of the news in the […]

Bangkok beats Kuala Lumpur, Singapore in Millennial’s preferred cities

Bangkok, Thailand (No 42) beats both Kuala Lumpur (53) and Singapore (84) in the 2018 Millennial Cities Ranking. However, digitally native, entrepreneurial and well-travelled, millennials are not afraid to relocate halfway across the world. Nevertheless, Asian cities do not tempt them. They place Bangkok far behind Berlin, Germany (1), Montréal, Canada (2), London, United Kingdom […]

China-backed trade deal

Singapore wants China-backed trade deal done

RCEP, the China-backed trade deal talks has to see its conclusion by end of 2018.This is what Singapore and negotiating parties want to see happening. Singapore’s Trade Minister Lim Hng Kiang said the strong political will among negotiators is apparent. He said the discussion is ongoing firstly among Asean ministers. Talks on the China-backed trade […]