Voices

Voices

Interviews, opinions, fresh insights and commentary

Malaysia makes strong pitch for luring more visitors

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Malaysia in the tourism sector is keen to keep pace in the head-on-head race with its increasingly popular neighbour Thailand by strengthening marketing activities...
Power play in the media and ethics

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Is media a lapdog, watchdog, running dog or simply wagging its tail in a society? A look at the power play in the media -...
Making ASEAN businesses happen

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In journalist and political circles lately there has been a lot of buzz over the launch of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). The opportunity has...
Another $90 million in funding for “Excel-killer” Anaplan

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Cloud financial planning pioneer Anaplan, which is currently on an expansion drive in Asia-Pacific, on January 14 announced a new funding round of $90...
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From Cogswell Polytechnical College in San Jose, California, Dr. Deborah Snyder and John Duhring, authors of a new higher education series in advance of...

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The global medical tourism market is a significant market, although revenue streams for 2015 were said to be $439 billion, a grossly overestimated figure...
ASEAN students discuss Myanmar’s future role

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In light of Myanmar's recent historic elections, the newly formed London School of Economics Student's Union (LSESU) ASEAN Society screened the movie "The Lady"...
Step into the future of higher education

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From Cogswell Polytechnical College in San Jose, California, Dr. Deborah Snyder and John Duhring, authors of a new higher education series in advance of...
Education: In pursuit to nowhere

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“As above so below and so as within so without” was said by a legendary Egyptian mystic called Hermes Trismegistus. This insight celebrates a...
Old School New School: Anatomy of a Lecture

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From Cogswell Polytechnical College in San Jose, California, Dr. Deborah Snyder and John Duhring, authors of a new higher education series in advance of...
Brunei Tourism – A sad ‘state’ of affairs

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I'm not in a state of grace. It's something far far loonier. I'm a terrible case; see the lines on my face? In in...
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From Cogswell Polytechnical College in San Jose, California, Dr. Deborah Snyder and John Duhring, authors of a new higher education series in advance of...
Dominica leader offers investment opportunities on rare Asia trip (interview)

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Roosevelt Skerrit, Prime Minister of the Caribbean island state of Dominica, is currently touring East Asia in a quest to raise funds for rebuilding...
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Start with the best of intentions. By Mickey McManus "What if we could put the power of the Internet of Things (IoT) into the hands of many...
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Dubai is utilising the best expertise to realise its vision of a smart city that will transform it into a knowledge-based, diversified economy, explains...
‘Public health services are still weak’ – ADB

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The Asian Development Bank is supporting countries across Asia-Pacific in reforming and updating their healthcare systems, which requires proper management and funding. ADB health expert Dr Susann Roth goes...
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From Cogswell Polytechnical College in San Jose, California, Dr. Deborah Snyder and John Duhring, authors of a new higher education series in advance of...
Potent Philippine BPO industry aims to lure back overseas workers

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Investvine sat down with President and CEO of the IT and Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) Jomari Mercado to receive an update...