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Democracy champions in a post- COVID world Featured Article

Democracy champions in a post- COVID world

“Democracy, while not perfect is far more effective than autocracy in the long term, which only guarantees short-term solutions”: Kuni Miyake.

Containing the Dragon: Dealing with China Featured Article

Containing the Dragon: Dealing with China

The best way to stymie China's moves is for countries to offer reasonable alternatives to Chinese investment and technical assistance, says Richard...

Ripples in the South Asian neighbourhood Featured Article

Ripples in the South Asian neighbourhood

A rising China poses a challenge for all countries, especially those in its neighbourhood. What are the options available to offset the conflicts it...

Building Economic Resilience with Insurance Featured Article

Building Economic Resilience with Insurance

“The government cannot overlook the role of insurance acting as a financial safety net against possible future risk exposures:” Tapan Singhel.

The case of Sovereignty in Currency Featured Article

The case of Sovereignty in Currency

The push towards cryptocurrency is gaining ground on an international level, but is it sufficient to be used alongside, or instead of, legal tender?

The real gold of Cyberspace Featured Article

The real gold of Cyberspace

Cryptocurrency could create a transparent, decentralised medium of exchange, challenging the very concept of sovereign fiat currency.

'Pharma, The White Knight of the Pandemic' Featured Article

'Pharma, The White Knight of the Pandemic'

COVID-19 has thrown up challenges and opportunities to pharmaceutical companies. Will they rise to the overriding need efficiently and humanely?

Changing Behaviour and Risk in Insurance Featured Article

Changing Behaviour and Risk in Insurance

The pandemic has spurred insurance companies to have a much broader view of 'threats' and to sensitise themselves to the changing lifestyle of...

Reimagining Industry Post COVID 19 Featured Article

Reimagining Industry Post COVID 19

The pandemic brings challenges and opportunities for pharmaceutical companies provided they are ready to face up to them.

India And China: A Text in the Time Of COVID-19 Featured Article

India And China: A Text in the Time Of COVID-19

While China and India have struggled to cope with COVID-19, their relations have taken a hit due to issues such as FDI rules and pharmaceuticals.

Estonian Perspective of Cyber Security Featured Article

Estonian Perspective of Cyber Security

Mr Aasmann focused on Estonia's cybersecurity at the webinar, need to build trust for secure systems and interdependence among sectors.

Russia's battle against COVID 19 Featured Article

Russia's battle against COVID 19

In the 7th Webinar held on April 28th, the focus was on Russian efforts towards battling the pandemic and to seek strategies for a post COVID...

Resilience in the New World of Cybersecurity Featured Article

Resilience in the New World of Cybersecurity

In the aftermath of COVID 19, the world is witnessing a significant rise in cyber-attacks due to near-total dependency on the internet by most...

The Humanitarian Silk Route Featured Article

The Humanitarian Silk Route

A humanitarian approach is what China is focusing on in the Health Silk Road initiative of BRI, says Dr Patrick Mendis, former U.S. diplomat.

The Changing Face of CI Security Featured Article

The Changing Face of CI Security

As the world grapples with the effects of COVID 19 and puts greater reliance on digital services and platforms, the threat to critical infrastructure...

'Hospitals not designed for pandemic'~Dr Garcia Featured Article

'Hospitals not designed for pandemic'~Dr Garcia

‘There is a need to re-engineer COVID treatment spaces with negative pressure as no hospitals are designed for handling pandemics’ .

'Global Order no more' ~ HE MK Narayanan Featured Article

'Global Order no more' ~ HE MK Narayanan

HE MK Narayanan predicted a change of guard in the global hierarchy of nations in a post-COVID geopolitical scenario at the Synergia Forum.

 'Globalisation with localisation' ~ Boon Hui Featured Article

'Globalisation with localisation' ~ Boon Hui

Boon Hui Khoo, the former President of Interpol elaborated on the measures taken by Singapore during the pandemic at Synergia Foundation Forum.

 Dr. Paulraj: Induction into the AMACAD Featured Article

Dr. Paulraj: Induction into the AMACAD

In recognition of his contribution in the field of science and technology, Dr. Arogyaswami J Paulraj was inducted into the AMACAD.

No man is an island: Michael Chertoff Featured Article

No man is an island: Michael Chertoff

National security needs to take into account interdependence: Michael Chertoff, Former Secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security.