The Other was initially conceived as one man’s feeble attempt to launch his own political zine. That didn’t quite work out.

So, he decided to turn it into a blog. After all, premium online real estate left idle is a waste of money.

I’m Emmanuel, a business journalist from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and this is my playground. For past works, click on the Archives. For current ramblings, the Blog section will do.

Wanna hook me up? Drop me an email at