Soft power is the ability of a country to shape other countries’ views, attitudes, perceptions and actions without force or coercion. Its importance has been acknowledged for centuries, though the…
As cryptocurrencies evolve, keeping up with blockchain technology - likely to become widely used - is key. Singapore is keeping abreast.Continue Reading
The foreign policy of global business: collaboration between business, government and NGOs on social issues
Historian Thomas Macauley put it well. “It is evident that many great and useful objects can be attained in this world only by cooperation.” International relations (IR) used to be …Continue Reading
Last week’s Nobel prizes in physics and chemistry were models of global cooperation, recognising elite international teams of scientists for their work on gravitational waves and electron microscopy. The awards …Continue Reading
China and Singapore share longstanding and broad-based bilateral relations. Singapore’s founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew visited China 33 times over 37 years, witnessing China’s extraordinary progress.
Today, China is …Continue Reading