Tag: national security

CFO of Huawei arrested in Canada, faces extradition to the US

Meng Wanzhou, Chief Finance Officer of smartphone maker Huawei, was arrested in Vancouver, Canada on December 1. Meng is also deputy chair of the company, as well as the daughter of founder Ren Zhengfei. She is now facing extradition to the United States. While details...

Social studies, Little India riot, and a sad case of confirmation bias

By Howard Lee Parents who have had misgivings about what social studies is teaching their children in secondary school would now have reason to erase all doubt – in the most appalling way. In a news report by Yahoo! Singapore, the social studies textbook for upper...

MDA’s film ban is Rational to a Fault

By Simon Vincent The Sword of Damocles When they are not playing film critics, it seems the people in MDA also fancy themselves as political analysts. They recently decided for all of us that Tan Pin Pin’s To Singapore, With Love would undermine national security. This evaluation...