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The Philippines, Malaysia, and Vietnam Race to South China Sea Defense Modernization
January 23, 2015
The Philippines, Malaysia, and Vietnam Race to South China Sea Defense Modernization
Malaysia, the Philippines, and Vietnam are all striving to bolster their maritime capabilities.
The Philippines, Malaysia, and Vietnam Race to South China Sea Defense Modernization
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
January 22, 2015
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
Southeast Asian states lack the legal framework to stop the illicit dual-use trade.
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
The Need for an ASEAN Treaty on Migrant Workers
January 22, 2015
The Need for an ASEAN Treaty on Migrant Workers
Breaking the deadlock between sending and receiving states is vital if human rights are to be protected.
The Need for an ASEAN Treaty on Migrant Workers
World Bank Warns on Global Growth
January 17, 2015
World Bank Warns on Global Growth
The organization cuts its growth forecast again, and predicts mixed fortunes for the Asia-Pacific in 2015.
World Bank Warns on Global Growth
An East Asian Arms Race: Does It Even Matter?
January 16, 2015
An East Asian Arms Race: Does It Even Matter?
Capability is no substitute for intent, and one shouldn’t be studied without the other.
An East Asian Arms Race: Does It Even Matter?
Cambodia Marks 30 Years Under Hun Sen’s Rule Amid Uncertain Future
January 14, 2015
Cambodia Marks 30 Years Under Hun Sen’s Rule Amid Uncertain Future
Three decades on, the strongman shows few signs of relinquishing power anytime soon.
Cambodia Marks 30 Years Under Hun Sen’s Rule Amid Uncertain Future
Where the Pivot Went Wrong – And How To Fix It
January 12, 2015
Where the Pivot Went Wrong – And How To Fix It
"The Obama administration’s Southeast Asia policy has been badly misguided."
Where the Pivot Went Wrong – And How To Fix It
Why Beyonce's ASEAN Voyage Turned Sour
January 08, 2015
Why Beyonce's ASEAN Voyage Turned Sour
Celebrity dogged by allegations of animal cruelty following family trip to the region.
Why Beyonce's ASEAN Voyage Turned Sour
Will China Change its South China Sea Approach in 2015?
January 08, 2015
Will China Change its South China Sea Approach in 2015?
Some say Beijing may be adjusting its approach. But history suggests caution is warranted.
Will China Change its South China Sea Approach in 2015?
China’s Influence in Myanmar Facing Growing Scrutiny
January 07, 2015
China’s Influence in Myanmar Facing Growing Scrutiny
Beijing is still struggling to adapt to Myanmar’s new landscape.
China’s Influence in Myanmar Facing Growing Scrutiny
Laos’ Holiday Crackdown
January 06, 2015
Laos’ Holiday Crackdown
The government chose the holiday season to crack down on its ethnic Hmong population.
Laos’ Holiday Crackdown
Three Steps to Dealing With the ‘New’ China
December 31, 2014
Three Steps to Dealing With the ‘New’ China
How the U.S. (and the world) can best react to China's new activist foreign policy moves.
Three Steps to Dealing With the ‘New’ China
Southeast Asia’s Top Stories in 2014
December 31, 2014
Southeast Asia’s Top Stories in 2014
A look back at the region’s biggest stories over the past 12 months.
Southeast Asia’s Top Stories in 2014
HIV Tragedy Tops 200 in Cambodia
December 30, 2014
HIV Tragedy Tops 200 in Cambodia
One unlicensed doctor appears to have caused a major outbreak of the virus.
HIV Tragedy Tops 200 in Cambodia
The Growing Mekong Controversy
December 29, 2014
The Growing Mekong Controversy
Mekong consultants have exposed serious flaws in the Don Sahong Dam project, which continues regardless.
The Growing Mekong Controversy
New Year’s Predictions for Southeast Asia (Part 2)
December 27, 2014
New Year’s Predictions for Southeast Asia (Part 2)
Counting down the top five predictions for 2015.
New Year’s Predictions for Southeast Asia (Part 2)
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