Malay Rights Matter

Kuala Lumpur was packed with close to 2000 protestors at a rally held in Kampung Baru on Saturday (28 July). According to organizers, the rally was held as a result of diminishing interests of the Malay Muslim majority in the country. Ever since seizing…

TRUMP PUTIN HIS PLACE

What Happened? President Donald J. Trump is making headlines again on the back of his recent summit in Helsinki with Russian leader Vladimir Putin. The crux of the issue? Well, history repeated itself as during a press conference following the summit, the 45th US President…

THE FRENCH HAVE NS TOO

Exciting times are ahead for our young French counterparts as the French government has just recently announced the re-introduction of national service for all 16-year-olds in the country. Initially mooted by President Macron, the final iteration of the plan that is dubbed “Universal National…

EU BETTER NOT TRY US

What Happened? In response to global tariffs on steel and aluminum set by the Trump Administration in June this year, tariffs on €2.8bn worth of American products such as bourbon whiskey and orange juice have finally been administered by the European Union (EU). In…

WORLD WAR TRADE

What Happened? The possibility of a trade war between the US and China seems all the more likely following the Trump administration’s announcement of fresh tariffs on US$50 billion (S$67.3 billion) in Chinese goods. According to the US Trade Representative (USTR), the first wave…