Decoding brand loyalty of the world’s royalty

by Rashmee

Posted on May 11, 2019 / First Post


The birth of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s first child raises a question that used …

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Japan rises on the world stage as a force – for good

by Rashmee

Posted on April 19, 2019


Today, April 19, Japan sends two senior members of its Self-Defense Forces (SDF) to Egypt.…

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Japan-style stew of cautious change and careful continuity

by Rashmee

Posted on February 10, 2019


It seemed like an omen. A recipe for Japanese-style beef stew popped up just as …

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Bit by bit, the new world order is being born…today, it’s with trans-Pacific trade

by Rashmee

Posted on December 30, 2018


Today (December 30), the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) comes into force. This was …

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Trump-Kim summit can set off nuclear dominoes game

by Rashmee

Posted on June 17, 2018 / The Arab Weekly


Ten years ago, in the closing months of George W. Bush’s presidency, the United States …

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Both Turkey & Japan want a baby boom. But Erdogan issued a faux fatwa

by Rashmee

Posted on July 12, 2016


With Shinzo Abe’s July 10 election victory, Japan will be fighting the good fight on …

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American growth a one-time event, says this professor controversially

by Rashmee

Posted on April 22, 2016


I remembered Robert Gordon, economics professor at Northwestern and author of The Rise and Fall …

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK