Commentary

The coming ban on nuclear weapons

Today, the United Nations will start negotiations on an international treaty to ban nuclear weapons. It will be a milestone marking the beginning of the end of an age of...

Gallery: Why I left my liberal London tribe

Why I left my liberal London tribe

Why do we change our mind about things? Many historical figures have adjusted their thinking on particular issues in response to events: Charles de Gaulle changed his mind about...

The good and bad of dynamic pricing

The good and bad of dynamic pricing

Last week, ride-hailing platform Grab announced that it would partner five taxi companies (SMRT, Premier, Trans-Cab, HDT Singapore Taxi and Prime) to introduce dynamic pricing...

EU at 60: United in diversity

EU at 60: United in diversity

Last week, on-board the ITS Carabiniere, a European multi-mission frigate that made its port-of-call in Singapore, we marked the 60th anniversary of the Rome Treaty. The...