Daily Archives: August 13, 2020

Asia Times: Case for contempt of Malaysia’s politicised courts…

.. Malaysia's politics descends into duel of tit-for-tat corruption charges that threatens to strain judicial credibility https://t.co/9Fq7j8SUyQ — Asia Times (@asiatimesonline) August 13, 2020 Malaysia's politics descends into duel of tit-for-tat corruption charges that threatens to strain judicial credibility https://t.co/9Fq7j8SUyQContinue reading

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US dollar payment system debate continues: Can America cut China off from SWIFT? | South China Morning Post

.. https://amp.scmp.com/economy/china-economy/article/3094100/us-dollar-payment-system-debate-continues-can-america-cut?src=amp-article-text

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Malaysikini YOURSAY: Takiyuddin lost in translation over Thomas’ letter…

.. YOURSAY | Takiyuddin lost in translation over Thomas’ letter https://t.co/FxdyRMT7Ic pic.twitter.com/DmturUURe9 — malaysiakini.com (@malaysiakini) August 13, 2020

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If you enjoy bashing the USA: International Meeting Calls for Opposition to the “New Cold War” Against China…

.. .. orinocotribune International Meeting Calls for Opposition to the “New Cold War” Against China  July 27, 2020 July 26, 2020.-  AN international cast of speakers came together on Saturday to oppose a new cold war on China, which they … Continue reading

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The Global Times says that Foxconn (aka Hon Hai) has denied media reports claiming that it said China’s day as the world’s factory are over…

.. .. .. Debby Wu A key supplier to Apple Inc. and a dozen other tech giants plans to split its supply chain between the Chinese market and the U.S., declaring that China’s time as factory to the world is finished because … Continue reading

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The Federal Court: Only Parliament empowered to enact laws on offences, punishments including death penalty

.. V Anbalagan -August 13, 2020 4:55 PM PUTRAJAYA: The Federal Court in a 8-1 majority decision today ruled that only Parliament decides on punishments for criminal offences, including the death penalty. Chief Judge of Malaya Azahar Mohamed said since the … Continue reading

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Steve Goldstein: The dollar has weakened. Here’s why that actually entrenches its role as the world’s reserve currency…

.. The dollar has weakened. Here’s why that actually entrenches its role as the world’s reserve currency Published: Aug. 13, 2020 at 7:32 a.m. ETBy  Steve Goldstein It doesn’t make much sense for the dollar to be as widely used … Continue reading

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Huawei options as U.S. sanctions cut its supply of smartphone chips

.. https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/12/huawei-options-as-us-sanctions-cut-its-supply-of-smartphone-chips.html

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Why the dollar doomsayers have it wrong

.. https://www.ft.com/content/127c77a4-007d-11ea-be59-e49b2a136b8d

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Was Dr Mahathir making reference to Singapore?

.. Lihat Melayu negara jiran.Melayu lagikah negara mereka?” .. K Shanmugam Sc 20h ·  [Dr M’s new party] Dr Mahathir introduced the name of his new party by reference to a poem. Party’s name is “Pejuang” meaning fighter/warrior.(https://www.facebook.com/TunDrMahathir/posts/10157624675483652) Two lines in … Continue reading

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