AEC: Taking a leaf from the Eurozone?

WITH the rules guiding the Asean Economic Community (AEC) seemingly pro-investor and favorable to the business community,there are fears that the unsuspecting public might become the victims of a capitalist plot. While the capitalists in the region may get overprotected by the new rulings since the AEC came into force, there are talks on whether […]

China’s policy a continuous source of regional tensions

BEIJING is slowly but steadily changing the nature, geography, landscape and the history of the South China Sea (SCS) to suit its geopolitical strategy and to further bolster its claims. China’s uncompromising stand on the whole of the SCS, despite the Hague­based Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) ruling handed in July 201 6 favouring the […]