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Interview: Nina Hachigian
December 12, 2014
Interview: Nina Hachigian
Recently appointed U.S. Ambassador to ASEAN Nina Hachigian speaks to The Diplomat following the U.S.-ASEAN Summit.
Interview: Nina Hachigian
ASEM 2016: Mongolia in the Spotlight
December 09, 2014
ASEM 2016: Mongolia in the Spotlight
Hosting the Asia-Europe Meeting in 2016 will be a significant opportunity for Mongolia.
ASEM 2016: Mongolia in the Spotlight
Is There Any Hope for SAARC?
December 08, 2014
Is There Any Hope for SAARC?
On its path to relevance, SAARC will have to address numerous challenges.
Is There Any Hope for SAARC?
China’s New Confrontationalism Could Spark Investment Boom in SE Asia
December 08, 2014
China’s New Confrontationalism Could Spark Investment Boom in SE Asia
If Chinese authorities keep going after foreign multinationals, ASEAN could be the winner.
China’s New Confrontationalism Could Spark Investment Boom in SE Asia
Cambodia a Worry for Vietnamese Refugees in Australia
December 06, 2014
Cambodia a Worry for Vietnamese Refugees in Australia
Cambodia's treatment of Vietnamese refugees sets a troubling precedent for Australia's Catholic Vietnamese refugees.
Cambodia a Worry for Vietnamese Refugees in Australia
A Zero-Sum Game in South Asia Benefits Nobody
December 04, 2014
A Zero-Sum Game in South Asia Benefits Nobody
India needs to change its approach towards Chinese participation in SAARC and South Asia.
A Zero-Sum Game in South Asia Benefits Nobody
Vietnam Again Puts Cambodia on the Spot Over Montagnards
December 04, 2014
Vietnam Again Puts Cambodia on the Spot Over Montagnards
Criticism of Cambodia’s handling of asylum seekers also puts a recent Australian deal back in the spotlight.
Vietnam Again Puts Cambodia on the Spot Over Montagnards
Why China Should Conclude a Code of Conduct with ASEAN
December 01, 2014
Why China Should Conclude a Code of Conduct with ASEAN
There a number of reasons why Beijing should complete an ASEAN-China COC for the South China Sea.
Why China Should Conclude a Code of Conduct with ASEAN
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
November 27, 2014
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
The region has made little headway in achieving gender equality.
Asia’s Faltering ‘Womenomics’
Stunning Honesty From Sarawak's New Chief Minister
November 25, 2014
Stunning Honesty From Sarawak's New Chief Minister
Adenan Satem shocks observers by calling out the state’s rampant corruption.
Stunning Honesty From Sarawak's New Chief Minister
Will Islamic State Cripple the Pivot?
November 13, 2014
Will Islamic State Cripple the Pivot?
America’s inability to stop fighting in the Middle East has serious implications for its Asia policy.
Will Islamic State Cripple the Pivot?
With Aplomb and Relief Cambodia Brings Its Water Festival Back
November 10, 2014
With Aplomb and Relief Cambodia Brings Its Water Festival Back
Held for the first time since a tragic crush killed hundreds, this year the festival passed without incident.
With Aplomb and Relief Cambodia Brings Its Water Festival Back
Australia Must Do Its Fair Share on Refugees
November 08, 2014
Australia Must Do Its Fair Share on Refugees
Rich countries like Australia are not pulling their weight when it comes to hosting the world’s displaced.
Australia Must Do Its Fair Share on Refugees
UN Hopes to End Statelessness Must Focus on ASEAN
November 06, 2014
UN Hopes to End Statelessness Must Focus on ASEAN
Some of the world’s most marginalized people live on the periphery in Southeast Asia.
UN Hopes to End Statelessness Must Focus on ASEAN
Cambodia’s Environment: Good News in Areng Valley?
November 03, 2014
Cambodia’s Environment: Good News in Areng Valley?
Can Cambodia’s nascent environmental movement save the pristine Areng Valley from a Chinese dam?
Cambodia’s Environment: Good News in Areng Valley?
The Rise of Public Opinion in Cambodia’s Politics
October 31, 2014
The Rise of Public Opinion in Cambodia’s Politics
The ruling elite can no longer simply ignore the opinions of the Cambodian public.
The Rise of Public Opinion in Cambodia’s Politics
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