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Foxconn: from Worker Suicides to Plastic Workers
May 29, 2016
Foxconn: from Worker Suicides to Plastic Workers
The controversial company is switching to robots, boding ill for China’s labor market.
Foxconn: from Worker Suicides to Plastic Workers
US Military Leadership In Asia: Regional Role, Global Reach
May 29, 2016
US Military Leadership In Asia: Regional Role, Global Reach
Insights from John Melkon
US Military Leadership In Asia: Regional Role, Global Reach
G7 Falters on Growth Test
May 28, 2016
G7 Falters on Growth Test
The summit failed to endorse coordinated action, but did make progress on trade and tax.
G7 Falters on Growth Test
Prospects for Russia-Japan Rapprochement
May 28, 2016
Prospects for Russia-Japan Rapprochement
How successful was Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's recent visit to Russia?
Prospects for Russia-Japan Rapprochement
Awash With Cash: The Duterte Government's Inheritance From Aquino
May 27, 2016
Awash With Cash: The Duterte Government's Inheritance From Aquino
Many of Duterte's policy plans would not be possible without the fiscal discipline practiced by his predecessor.
Awash With Cash: The Duterte Government's Inheritance From Aquino
India and Iran: Changing the Great Game
May 27, 2016
India and Iran: Changing the Great Game
The Chabahar port deal has the potential to alter the "great game" in Afghanistan for good.
India and Iran: Changing the Great Game
China’s Chengdu-Lhasa Railway: Tibet and 'One Belt, One Road'
May 27, 2016
China’s Chengdu-Lhasa Railway: Tibet and 'One Belt, One Road'
A newly planned railway linking Tibet with central China will serve to provide stability for the Belt and Road.
China’s Chengdu-Lhasa Railway: Tibet and 'One Belt, One Road'
US Raises Import Duties on Chinese Steel, China Fires Back
May 27, 2016
US Raises Import Duties on Chinese Steel, China Fires Back
U.S. Commerce Department says China is flooding the world market with below-market price steel.
US Raises Import Duties on Chinese Steel, China Fires Back
China’s Halal Constitution
May 27, 2016
China’s Halal Constitution
“Islamic” legislation stirs debate as the PRC engages the Muslim world.
China’s Halal Constitution
The Specter of the Cultural Revolution
May 27, 2016
The Specter of the Cultural Revolution
Without political reform, the ghosts of a tragic episode will continue to haunt China.
The Specter of the Cultural Revolution
China Needs Market Reforms Now
May 27, 2016
China Needs Market Reforms Now
The writing is on the wall for Beijing.
China Needs Market Reforms Now
With Arms Embargo Lifted, What's On Vietnam's Shopping List?
May 27, 2016
With Arms Embargo Lifted, What's On Vietnam's Shopping List?
With the arms embargo finally lifted, what might Vietnam look to purchase?
With Arms Embargo Lifted, What's On Vietnam's Shopping List?
US-Vietnam Defense Relations: Problems and Prospects
May 27, 2016
US-Vietnam Defense Relations: Problems and Prospects
A closer look at what lies ahead for cooperation between Washington and Hanoi.
US-Vietnam Defense Relations: Problems and Prospects
China’s Worst Disaster
May 27, 2016
China’s Worst Disaster
"It’s hard to reverse 30-plus years of ceaseless propaganda promoting the one-child family as the ideal."
China’s Worst Disaster
The Potential Pitfalls of US-Vietnam Rapprochement
May 27, 2016
The Potential Pitfalls of US-Vietnam Rapprochement
Washington must carefully calibrate its approach to Vietnam to avoid inflaming regional tensions.
The Potential Pitfalls of US-Vietnam Rapprochement
Will Vietnam Buy F-16 Fighter Jets and US Sub Hunting Planes?
May 27, 2016
Will Vietnam Buy F-16 Fighter Jets and US Sub Hunting Planes?
With the lifting of the arms embargo, Vietnam is purportedly mulling the purchase of U.S. military aircraft.
Will Vietnam Buy F-16 Fighter Jets and US Sub Hunting Planes?
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