August 21, 2017

A friendship rekindled

By Erda Khursyiah Basir THE last time we communicated with each other was 18 years ago when we were in Form One. Nirmala Dewi Subramaniam, my […]
August 18, 2017

‘Stadium, my fellow Malays, cybertroopers and RM100m people’s money’

By Tunku Ismail GOOD afternoon. First and foremost I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the U-22 national squad for their 2 victories in the […]
August 18, 2017

Merdeka for Malaysian Indians

By S. Gopinath MERDEKA! Merdeka! Merdeka! Really? Merdeka as in freed from the westerners;  yes. Merdeka as in free to live with at least basic rights […]
August 18, 2017

Public relations at its best

By Ravindran Raman Kutty AFTER a long hiatus, I am inspired to write about a public relations forum I attended recently. Themed “PR Legacy”, it was […]
August 17, 2017

Commentary: Love of food, lack of activity leave Singaporeans vulnerable to diabetes

SINGAPORE, Aug 17: Last week, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong highlighted that Singapore must “go all out” to fight diabetes in his National Day message. He said a […]
August 15, 2017

Kecoh Nothing To Hide 2.0: Hadi imbas kembali peristiwa ‘Memali’

Oleh Abdul Hadi Awang SEMUA pihak menunding jari menyalahkan pihak lain dengan melupai punca asas tercetusnya kekecohan apabila jawapan yang tidak memuaskan hati terhadap peristiwa Memali. PAS […]
August 15, 2017

E-haling and taxi drivers must practise public service

By YS Chan  UNLIKE other self-employed workers, vehicles driven by e-hailing and taxi drivers provide public service and are therefore subject to regulations and demands placed […]
August 9, 2017

“Merobah” pemikiran masyarakat Malaysia

Oleh Rahman Imuda SETIAP kali demam Pilihan Raya Umum menjangkiti kebanyakan rakyat kita, topik “tukar” atau “kekal” pasti akan menjadi perbualan hangat dalam kalangan marhaen. Beberapa hari yang […]
August 7, 2017

E-hailing and taxi services progressing in the right direction

By Chan YM ON July 27, the Dewan Rakyat passed amendments to the Land Public Transport Act 2010 and the Commercial Vehicles Licensing Board Act 1987. They […]
August 2, 2017

Use technology to promote tourism more effectively

By Chan YM I refer to the August 1 Bernama report “Tourism Information Centres In Terengganu Will Be Streamlined – MB”. Speaking at the launch of […]
July 31, 2017

The third class mentality in Malaysia has taken deep root

By Melati Mohd Ariff IT was reported in the media recently that the benches, walls and toilets at several MRT stations had been vandalised within days after the RM20 billion […]
July 29, 2017

Ban on  Islamic book, all to do with politics!

P. Ramasamy I am baffled that how a book “Breaking the Silence: Voices of Moderation” authored by a G25, a group consisting of  former civil servants […]
July 28, 2017

With e-hailing regulated, who are the winners and losers?

By YS Chan IN a rapidly changing environment, winning and losing is not permanent. But the biggest gainers are those who have embraced digital economy, while those […]
July 28, 2017

Palestin dan peranan NGO Islam Malaysia

Oleh Dr Raja Ahmad Iskandar Raja Yaacob MASJID al-Aqsa Al Mubarak, Baitulmaqdis, Negara Palestin adalah kiblat pertama kaum Muslimin dan ianya sebahagian tempat suci penting Umat […]
July 28, 2017

There are grounds for negative perceptions of police

P. Ramasamy THE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Home Affairs Ahmad Zahid Hamidi thinks that the Malaysian police are the best in the Asean region […]
July 26, 2017

Politikus sumpah rakyat, rakyat laknat politikus

Oleh Rahman Imuda KITA lahir dalam masyarakat yang gemar untuk menuding jari kepada orang lain tanpa memeriksa diri mereka terlebih dahulu. Apabila negara menghadapi krisis seperti kekurangan […]
July 24, 2017

E-Bug service may need to be debugged

By YS Chan AT the Langkawi Muafakat Aidilfitri Open House on July 11, Kedah Menteri Besar Ahmad Bashah unveiled the ‘E-Bug’ service, which will commence from […]
July 24, 2017

Much confusion over tourism and travel terms

By CY Ming I refer to the July 22 Bernama report “Contact Local Tour Operators To Get Local Guides”. Several terms in the tourism industry and […]