The high, high cost of Toyota’s EV blunder

TOKYO ­­– If you’re wondering why Japan continues to make it easy for China’s economy to race ahead, look no further than events at Toyota Motor. In decades past, Japan’s most celebrated name disrupted the US and Europe with innovation and productivity methods the West struggled to match. Now, a similar disruption is happening to Toyota. The electric […]Continue Reading

CashKu signs MoU with

Users can save or invest for as low as US$2.26 
Make app accessible to M’sians, help them plan for retirement Advisonomics, a licensed financial planning firm, has partnered with to make the CashKu mobile app accessible to more Malaysians.  
In a statement, the cloud payroll and HR software provider said both parties…Continue Reading

1-year-old Bukit Panjang BTO project hit by second water supply disruption in 3 months; MP says it's 'unacceptable'

SINGAPORE: Residents at a Build-to-Order (BTO) project in Bukit Panjang suffered a three-hour water outage last Sunday (Mar 19), the second water supply disruption since they moved in about a year ago. The town council has identified an electrical fault as the cause of the outage but the Member ofContinue Reading

Southeast Asia’s power dynamic is not quite “Game of Thrones”

As jostling superpowers U.S. and China continue to maintain global influence, Southeast Asia’s combined power could put the region in a prime position to rise to the top rungs of political potential, as Australian think tank Lowy Institute’s latest Asia Power Index suggests

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Indonesia's Merapi volcano erupts, spews hot lava

JAKARTA: Indonesia’s Mount Merapi, one of the world’s most active volcanoes, erupted on Friday night (Mar 17) and continued to spew hot ash and other volcanic material on Saturday. Footage of flaming lava pouring out of the crater and a tall column of hot cloud rising 1,300m into the airContinue Reading