Politics

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The World’s Lawyers Come to Singapore

The little publicized decision of the International Bar Association, perhaps the world’s pre-eminent legal confederation, to hold its 2007 annual convention in Singapore is drawing fire from critics... Read More...
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A Test for the Australia-US alliance

The controversy over Prime Minister John Howard’s slagging off of US Senator and Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama has hardly simmered down before Australia gets ready to face another, with... Read More...
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Zhou Zhengyi Has Lost His Best Friend

When Zhou Zhengyi went to prison in Shanghai in 2004, he was treated like a king – lavish meals, the use of his mobile phone so that he could run his business and a year off his sentence. Once t... Read More...