Current Affairs

News commentary and in-depth investigations that examine key regional matters like business, crime, sports, politics and international relations as well as international events relevant to Southeast Asia.

I Think Before I Consume

Shasha Ahmad, Category Manager at ZALORA shares some insights on conscious consumerism

8 months ago

The Truth Before Our Very Eyes?

It is often said that the first casualty in war is the truth. So what do we make of the…

8 months ago

No dollars and no sense

When Russia counts the economic cost of the Ukraine invasion, will it prove Sun Tzu — who said that no…

9 months ago

A Brief History of Ukraine-Russia Relations

Centuries of conflict and bloodshed have steeled Ukrainian resolve over its identity and autonomy

9 months ago

Preloved is the New Black

Stephanie Crespin keeps the circular economy rolling

10 months ago

Smart Glasses: Seeing the World Through New Lenses

Because optics matter

1 year ago

The New Luxury: Sustainable Fashion

As consumers take notice of the detrimental effects the industry can have on the environment, fashion houses are taking initiatives…

1 year ago

A Minor Concern: What is Happening with Covid-19 Vaccinations for those Under 18?

Ministries across the region adopt different techniques to reopen schools

1 year ago

The Rise of Private Jets

From leisure to necessity, do private jets play a significant role in the aviation industry’s plan towards lessening their carbon…

1 year ago