Asia Liberty Forum 2018 highlights political innovations

The annual Asia Liberty Forum (ALF) promises to offer political innovations as it gathers representatives from business groups, policy think

International Trade Expert sets focus on ASEAN economic integration

The former Secretary General of Malaysia’s Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) assumed the chairmanship position in the Board

Muslim nations now more democratic

In 1993, seminal political scientist Samuel Huntington wrote, “Islamic concepts of politics differ from and contradict the premises of democratic

Greater role for Europe as US retreats from global affairs

On 12 September 2017, the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) and the Economic Freedom Network Asia (EFN Asia)

Retreating US, Rising China: How should we respond?

With US President Trump instilling more isolationist and protectionist policies, the US is fast losing their status as the leader

Urban Governance detailed in Citizen Handbook

The National Capital of Delhi is the world’s third largest city by population. As migration is inevitable, the imperative is

Social Market Economy for Developing Countries

In a society where wealth does not trickle down to the poor, and where poverty is a crippling issue, government

Tax and Government Regulations in Malaysia

Taxes and government regulatory processes are inevitable costs on businesses. The key is to find an optimum balance between costs

Stop doing what the private sector is capable of

Economic expert talks about making government smaller “Privatization increases transparency, decreases abusive use of power in patron-client system, makes the

Can today’s protectionism create a new trade war?

Asia stands on guard As the United States under President Donald Trump moves toward restricting its market, the role of