• Thu, 27 Sep 2018 14:41
    Southeast Asia hopes US, China can cooperate in self-interest: Vivian Balakrishnan
    Globalisation, free trade, and economic integration - conceived and underwritten by the United States - have brought peace and prosperity to everyone who subscribed to them since the end of World War II. But these factors have also led to the rise of a multi-polar world, Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan said in New York on Wednesday.
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  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 12:23
    Govt endorses China’s leadership in globalisation
    Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak on Friday expressed the government’s support for China as it pursues a leading role in promoting free trade and globalisation amid an escalating tariff war with the United States.
  • Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:00
    Odd theory on causes, effects of globalisation
    Re: “Why does globalisation strengthen nationalism?”, Opinion, August 10. 
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  • Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:00
    Why does globalisation strengthen nationalism?
    When globalistion began to accelerate in the 1990s, globalists rejoiced and predicted that globalism would eventually weaken nationalism, and international organistions, particularly the UN, would become more powerful. However, such optimism has turned out to be a naive dream.
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 07:33
    New phase of globalisation could worsen CO2 pollution: study
    The shift of low-value, energy-hungry manufacturing from China and India to coal-powered economies with even lower wages could be bad news for the fight against climate change, researchers cautioned Monday.
  • Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:00
    There’s no conspiracy to engineer WWIII
    Re: “Globalisation is a money dictatorship that’s strangling national sovereignty”, Have Your Say, April 17
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  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:00
    Globalisation is a money dictatorship that’s strangling national sovereignty 
    It’s refreshing to read such an excellent letter recognising real reality rather than the contrived reality and lies expounded by the mainstream media, MSM (“Hysteria surrounding Russian ‘threat’ is leading us towards World War III”).
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  • Wed, 28 Mar 2018 01:00
    EU in position to stop US from igniting trade war
    The EU knows full well that global governance has suffered a setback because of the anti-globalisation and protectionist decisions made by the Trump administration.
  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 01:00
    Trump’s protectionist declaration today will put globalisation into reverse 
    The decision by US President Donald Trump on Monday to impose tariffs on imported solar energy components and large washing machines signals that Washington is quickening its pace to embrace anti-trade populism under the pretext of pursuing “fair trade”.
  • Mon, 13 Nov 2017 01:00
    Coping with the many challenges of globalisation
    Looking at the different summits that are taking place in our region this week, one cannot but be inspired by the high-mindedness that seems to have summoned the world’s most powerful statesmen to this part of the world at this time.
  • Sat, 21 Oct 2017 01:00
    Asean connectivity is accelerating 
    Transport is crucial to regional integration in the borderless era of globalisation.
  • Sat, 21 Oct 2017 01:00
    ‘Asean way’ needs reassessment, say experts
    THE 50-YEAR-OLD Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) is seen entering the “middle age” crisis especially in the face of new challenges such as growing doubts on globalisation and fast-changing socioeconomic landscapes, raising questions on whether the so-called “Asean way” or the slow process of decision-making would still work in the years ahead.
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 01:00
    Initiatives show China’s global leadership, says British expert
    China’s continued opening-up of its economy will help it become a good role model for other countries, as globalisation is under threat from protectionist forces in other parts of the world, said Rana Mitter, director of the University of Oxford China Centre.
  • Fri, 25 Aug 2017 01:00
    NYU Stern to host leadership programme for Asean execs
    NYU Stern Executive Education, part of the New York University Stern School of Business, is set to hold a weeklong programme for Asean corporate and public-sector executives on four main themes – globalisation, innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership.
  • Wed, 26 Jul 2017 01:00
    'Thailand can step forward fast because of great talent, quick-moving govt'
    The founder and executive chairman of China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba Group talks to The Nation co-founder Suthichai Yoon about Thailand’s main strength and weakness when it comes to e-trade, and the anti-globalisation trend, China’s “negative” image as well as his retirement plan.
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