Tagged: capital

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Rethinking development

Mega dams, glitzy condominiums and largely vacant villas are not development. They are proud monuments of capital built at the expense of social capital and equality, says Nicholas Chan.

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Why do we spend money like this?

In this current time of financial duress, we should reprioritise our spending habits, and most of all rethink the entrenched “spend-to-impress” culture, writes Nicholas Chan.

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Liberalisation of misery

Liberalisation of services will make life more difficult for the majority of Malaysians and fuel resentment among the marginalised, writes Jeyakumar Devaraj. 

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