Daily Archives: 2018-08-16

Pakatan Harapan made promises in its “thick” manifesto without anticipating a victory in GE14: Dr Mahathir Mohamad

It was reported by Malaysiakini on Tuesday that Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad had admitted that fulfilling the promises by the Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition in its "thick" manifesto has been a challenging feat, considering the fact that the coalition did not truly anticipate coming into power in the 14th General Election on 9 May. Speaking at a gathering …

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Huawei wins “Best Smartphone of the Year” award from EISA for HUAWEI P20 Pro

On 15th August, Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) was awarded the EISA Best Smartphone 2018-2019 by European Image and Sound Association (EISA), a group comprising 55 of the world’s most respected consumer electronics magazines. The award was for presented for their HUAWEI P20 Pro in recognition of Huawei’s commitment to quality, design and performance, as well as the company’s long …

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Competition racks up in Singapore’s E-commerce scene

Singapore’s e-commerce sales are estimated to reach US$7.4 billion in 2020, according to a report done by BMI Research. They firm said e-commerce players can find growth in the "small but mighty" due to its fully urbanised populations, wealthy consumers, and highly developed logistics networks. iPrice Group is a meta-search website where Malaysian consumers can easily compare prices, specs and discover …

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It is easy to sound strong when nothing has happened

While I agree with veteran journalist PN Balji's view that Communications and Information Minister S Iswaran and Health Minister Gan Kim Yong failed to give a proper account of the SingHealth cyber attack, I respectfully disagree that it was Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen’s show. Yes, it is true that Ng had better delivery style but apart from that, comparing Ng's performance …

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