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Malaysia Wants an ASEAN Peacekeeping Force
February 21, 2015
Malaysia Wants an ASEAN Peacekeeping Force
The country has made the initiative a priority for its ASEAN chairmanship in 2015.
Malaysia Wants an ASEAN Peacekeeping Force
ASEAN Has World’s Worst Elections
February 20, 2015
ASEAN Has World’s Worst Elections
A new report has some pretty bad news for the region on this score.
ASEAN Has World’s Worst Elections
Singapore and the Asian Century
February 19, 2015
Singapore and the Asian Century
The city-state has a potentially vital role to play in the West’s engagement with Asia.
Singapore and the Asian Century
Interview: Ambassador Joseph Yun
February 18, 2015
Interview: Ambassador Joseph Yun
The U.S. ambassador to Malaysia on the future of bilateral relations.
Interview: Ambassador Joseph Yun
3 Ways China’s High Speed Railway Technology Can Help Its Foreign Policy
February 17, 2015
3 Ways China’s High Speed Railway Technology Can Help Its Foreign Policy
High speed railway will be the Chinese economy’s new name card.
3 Ways China’s High Speed Railway Technology Can Help Its Foreign Policy
ASEAN’s Transnational Crime Networks
February 17, 2015
ASEAN’s Transnational Crime Networks
New infrastructure within the region may be facilitating cross-border crime.
ASEAN’s Transnational Crime Networks
The Geopolitics of the Vietnam War
February 10, 2015
The Geopolitics of the Vietnam War
Columnist James Burnham offered strategic insights into the war in Southeast Asia that remain relevant today.
The Geopolitics of the Vietnam War
Laos’ Killer Drunk Driving Problem
February 06, 2015
Laos’ Killer Drunk Driving Problem
Cheap alcohol and an absence of breathalyzers are playing havoc on the roads of Laos.
Laos’ Killer Drunk Driving Problem
North Korea's Own Pivot to ASEAN
January 31, 2015
North Korea's Own Pivot to ASEAN
Like China, Japan, and the US, North Korea is looking toward Southeast Asia -- but with a different goal in mind.
North Korea's Own Pivot to ASEAN
Asia’s Urbanization ‘Just Beginning’
January 30, 2015
Asia’s Urbanization ‘Just Beginning’
Despite a huge wave of urbanization in the first decade of this century, the process may be just getting underway.
Asia’s Urbanization ‘Just Beginning’
Economic Zones and Infrastructure on China’s Silk Road
January 21, 2015
Economic Zones and Infrastructure on China’s Silk Road
Done right, the New Silk Road project could have a major impact on cities along the corridor.
Economic Zones and Infrastructure on China’s Silk Road
China and the Lethal Drone Option
January 15, 2015
China and the Lethal Drone Option
As China continues to refine drone technology, lethal strikes (at home and abroad) are a very real option.
China and the Lethal Drone Option
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
Vietnam May Crack Down on Dam Investors
January 03, 2015
Vietnam May Crack Down on Dam Investors
Government mulls harsher penalties as investors fail to meet obligations.
Vietnam May Crack Down on Dam Investors
A Surge in Southeast Asian Transnational Crime?
January 02, 2015
A Surge in Southeast Asian Transnational Crime?
Officials worry a borderless ASEAN could complicate their efforts to tackle transnational crime.
A Surge in Southeast Asian Transnational Crime?
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
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