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Economics

‘Millionaires’ Around the World
3 weeks ago

‘Millionaires’ Around the World

“A loaf of white bread costs 80 pence in the United Kingdom or RM 2.50 in Malaysia. But in South Korea, the figure goes up to around 3, 000 Won …
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A Perspective of Healthcare Services
2 months ago

A Perspective of Healthcare Services

Global life expectancy is estimated to increase by more than a year between 2016 and 2021-from 73 to 74.1 years- bringing the number of people aged over 65 to more …
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US-China Trade War Revisited
3 months ago

US-China Trade War Revisited

Since the president of the United States, Donald Trump announced the increase in tariffs on China imports on March, 2018, the world is experiencing something like never before. The trade …
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The National Car : To Be or Not To Be
5 months ago

The National Car : To Be or Not To Be

37 years after Malaysia started developing its first and second national car – Proton and Perodua – and a year after Malaysian-owned company DRB-HICOM sold off Proton to Chinese manufacturing …
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Legal Highs: Marijuana
7 months ago

Legal Highs: Marijuana

News that Canada had passed the Cannabis Act, making it the first country in the G7 to do so, has made headlines around the world. This act now allows people …
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US-China Trade War
8 months ago

US-China Trade War

Introduction

In early April 2018, the United States (US) government released a list of goods imported from China which would be imposed punitive tariffs i.e. taxes on imported goods and …
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What’s the deal with Finance Ministers!?
9 months ago

What’s the deal with Finance Ministers!?

You’ve probably heard of ministers at some point in your life. They’re basically the head of a specific department of the government such as Education or Health (or for J.K. …
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Days After 2008 Financial Crisis
9 months ago

Days After 2008 Financial Crisis

In 2008, a global economic crisis struck, with many countries experiencing the full brunt of it’s effects. Fortunately for some countries, they were able to recover from the economic plague. …
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Global Halal Hub, What Does It Mean and Is Malaysia On Track To Achieving This?
10 months ago

Global Halal Hub, What Does It Mean and Is Malaysia On Track To Achieving This?

The General Misconception of “Halal”

When the public hears the word “halal”, often times it leads to the misconception of Halal food. The Halal logo signifies no porcine. Food with …
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The Next Stop – A Cashless Era
10 months ago

The Next Stop – A Cashless Era

Milestone for Economic Growth?

The concept of a cashless society is being increasingly adopted by more countries whereby the economy’s financial transactions are conducted virtually rather than physically by transferring …
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