Media Watch

'19Jan
12

Commentary: New habits, strategies and skills needed as global economy sands shift

SINGAPORE: We are moving into a new era. Longheld geopolitical and international economics norms are being upended. Technology is also transforming how we live, work and play.A WORLD AWASHED IN CHAOSThe trade war...
'19Jan
12

Commentary: New habits, strategies and skills needed as global economy sands shift

SINGAPORE: We are moving into a new era. Longheld geopolitical and international economics norms are being upended. Technology is also transforming how we live, work and play.A WORLD AWASHED IN CHAOSThe trade war...
'19Jan
10

The big cheese mountain: America's stockpile nears record high

Say cheese, America. No, seriously, please start saying cheese at the grocery store. The country’s dairy farmers are depending on you.Americans eat an awful lot of cheese: almost 37lb per person, per year. Yet...
'19Jan
08

Jair Bolsonaro Is Not the New Trump. He’s Worse.

During the Pinochet regime, University of Chicago and Harvard-educated neoliberal economists propping up the dictatorship through spending cuts and  privatization were known as “Chicago Boys.” The day following the...
'19Jan
07

China upbeat ahead of US trade talks, but differences large

BEIJING (AP) — China sounded a positive note ahead of talks with Washington this week on a sprawling trade dispute that threatens to chill global economic growth, but the two sides face lengthy wrangling over...
'19Jan
07

China and US begin new round of trade negotiations

Delegates from China and the United States are set to hold face-to-face negotiations in Beijing aimed at easing a bitter trade war between the world's two largest economies.The two-day talks, due to start on Monday...
'19Jan
07

China upbeat ahead of US trade talks, but differences large

China has sounded a positive note ahead of trade talks this week with Washington, but the two sides face potentially lengthy wrangling over technology and the future of their economic relationship. Both sides have...
'19Jan
06

The tall stories we tell ourselves about happiness

There are countless stories about how we ought to live our lives. We are expected to be ambitious; to want to be wealthy, successful and well educated; to get married, be monogamous and have kids. These social...
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