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ASEAN Urged to Act Decisively Ahead of AEC
August 22, 2014
ASEAN Urged to Act Decisively Ahead of AEC
A key report thinks that the new economic community could deliver real gains, but carries a risk of more inequality.
ASEAN Urged to Act Decisively Ahead of AEC
‘New Nationalism’ in Japan
August 21, 2014
‘New Nationalism’ in Japan
A turn toward military normalization threatens Japan position as a peaceful international leader.
‘New Nationalism’ in Japan
Multinationals in China Feel the Heat
August 20, 2014
Multinationals in China Feel the Heat
Chinese government crackdowns may accelerate a trend that is seeing foreign firms move production elsewhere.
Multinationals in China Feel the Heat
Myanmar: From Investment Abroad to Improvement at Home
August 17, 2014
Myanmar: From Investment Abroad to Improvement at Home
Now a magnet for foreign investors, Myanmar’s challenge is to ensure the investment benefits the nation.
Myanmar: From Investment Abroad to Improvement at Home
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
August 15, 2014
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
The US today could draw some useful lessons for its Asia policy from the administration of President Gerald Ford.
Ford, Kissinger and US Asia-Pacific Policy
Malaysian Police Investigate Teen Boy for Liking Israel
August 15, 2014
Malaysian Police Investigate Teen Boy for Liking Israel
Once again the country does its international reputation no favors.
Malaysian Police Investigate Teen Boy for Liking Israel
China's War on Drugs
August 14, 2014
China's War on Drugs
There's been a rapid increase in both drug use and drug-related arrests in China recently.
China's War on Drugs
Drug-Resistant Malaria: The World’s Next Health Crisis?
August 13, 2014
Drug-Resistant Malaria: The World’s Next Health Crisis?
Drug-resistant malaria strains are emerging in mainland Southeast Asia.
Drug-Resistant Malaria: The World’s Next Health Crisis?
Australia to Send Asylum Seekers to Cambodia
August 12, 2014
Australia to Send Asylum Seekers to Cambodia
A deal expected to be signed this week has already sparked widespread criticism.
Australia to Send Asylum Seekers to Cambodia
Khmer Rouge Leaders Guilty of War Crimes, Jailed for Life
August 08, 2014
Khmer Rouge Leaders Guilty of War Crimes, Jailed for Life
Surviving henchmen of Pol Pot are found guilty of crimes against humanity.
Khmer Rouge Leaders Guilty of War Crimes, Jailed for Life
Myanmar, ASEAN, and the China Challenge
August 07, 2014
Myanmar, ASEAN, and the China Challenge
As this year's ASEAN Chair, Myanmar will face pressure from the pro- and anti-China camps.
Myanmar, ASEAN, and the China Challenge
Justice Pending for Bangladeshi Accused of War Crimes
August 06, 2014
Justice Pending for Bangladeshi Accused of War Crimes
Accused of horrific crimes during Bangladesh’s fight for independence, Motiur Rahman Nizami is about to face justice.
Justice Pending for Bangladeshi Accused of War Crimes
Hillary Clinton’s China Policy
August 06, 2014
Hillary Clinton’s China Policy
In her new book the potential 2016 presidential candidate talks about her approach to China.
Hillary Clinton’s China Policy
Pol Pot's Chief Henchmen Face Genocide Charges
August 01, 2014
Pol Pot's Chief Henchmen Face Genocide Charges
A third trial is to get underway against surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge.
Pol Pot's Chief Henchmen Face Genocide Charges
Rethinking Cambodia’s Reconciliation Process
August 01, 2014
Rethinking Cambodia’s Reconciliation Process
Involving only the country’s elites in the process will not be enough to keep the peace.
Rethinking Cambodia’s Reconciliation Process
Cambodian Defense Delegation Visits Thailand Amid Tensions
August 01, 2014
Cambodian Defense Delegation Visits Thailand Amid Tensions
A Cambodian delegation led by General Tea Banh visited Thailand to discuss defense cooperation, among other issues.
Cambodian Defense Delegation Visits Thailand Amid Tensions
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