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East Timor Hopes for ASEAN Membership by 2017
May 27, 2016
East Timor Hopes for ASEAN Membership by 2017
Admission into the regional grouping finally looks within reach for the country.
East Timor Hopes for ASEAN Membership by 2017
China and the Mekong: The Floodgates of Power
May 25, 2016
China and the Mekong: The Floodgates of Power
China now has a chokehold on the Mekong River, the lifeline for the Indochina peninsula.
China and the Mekong: The Floodgates of Power
How to Create a United Southern Asia
May 25, 2016
How to Create a United Southern Asia
A blueprint for integrating BIMSTEC and ASEAN through a Southern Asian Multi-Sectoral Regional Agreement.
How to Create a United Southern Asia
Russia, Laos Ink New Military Helicopter Deal
May 24, 2016
Russia, Laos Ink New Military Helicopter Deal
Moscow reaches new after-sale maintenance contract with Vientiane.
Russia, Laos Ink New Military Helicopter Deal
Eliminating Statelessness in Southeast Asia
May 24, 2016
Eliminating Statelessness in Southeast Asia
ASEAN can take some reasonable measures to address the plight.
Eliminating Statelessness in Southeast Asia
The 10th ADMM: Time for More Discussion on Traditional Security?
May 23, 2016
The 10th ADMM: Time for More Discussion on Traditional Security?
With tensions threatening ASEAN solidarity, it’s time for ADMM to step up its discussion of traditional security issues.
The 10th ADMM: Time for More Discussion on Traditional Security?
Why Restoring Cambodia's Lost Tigers May be a Good Idea
May 17, 2016
Why Restoring Cambodia's Lost Tigers May be a Good Idea
A plan to reintroduce the animal into the wild deserves a closer look.
Why Restoring Cambodia's Lost Tigers May be a Good Idea
Singapore Responds to First Zika Virus Case
May 16, 2016
Singapore Responds to First Zika Virus Case
City-state the latest to be hit by the virus in the region.
Singapore Responds to First Zika Virus Case
How China Boosts Japan's Security Role in Southeast Asia
May 16, 2016
How China Boosts Japan's Security Role in Southeast Asia
China's claims to the South China Sea are accelerating a trend of growing security cooperation between Japan and ASEAN.
How China Boosts Japan's Security Role in Southeast Asia
Hope and Horror in Cambodia’s Virachey National Park
May 13, 2016
Hope and Horror in Cambodia’s Virachey National Park
Rare wildlife -- and the poachers who target it -- caught on camera.
Hope and Horror in Cambodia’s Virachey National Park
Seeing Landlocked Laos' Sea
May 12, 2016
Seeing Landlocked Laos' Sea
The Nam Ngum dam was Laos’ first major hydropower project, and it resulted in the formation of an immense reservoir--the Laos Sea.
Seeing Landlocked Laos' Sea
Myanmar’s New President Makes Laos First Overseas Trip
May 09, 2016
Myanmar’s New President Makes Laos First Overseas Trip
Htin Kyaw visits neighboring Laos to boost bilateral ties.
Myanmar’s New President Makes Laos First Overseas Trip
Top US Asia Diplomat Visits Laos, Vietnam, and Malaysia
May 07, 2016
Top US Asia Diplomat Visits Laos, Vietnam, and Malaysia
Daniel Russel is in the region for a series of bilateral and regional meetings May 6 to 12.
Top US Asia Diplomat Visits Laos, Vietnam, and Malaysia
Vietnam Positioning to Impress Ahead of Obama's Visit
May 07, 2016
Vietnam Positioning to Impress Ahead of Obama's Visit
Bilateral ties could get a boost during the U.S. president's upcoming trip there.
Vietnam Positioning to Impress Ahead of Obama's Visit
Abductions at Sea: A 3-Way Security Challenge for Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines
May 05, 2016
Abductions at Sea: A 3-Way Security Challenge for Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines
As Southeast Asian pirates turn to abductions, what can regional states do?
Abductions at Sea: A 3-Way Security Challenge for Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines
Coffee, Kingdoms, and the Peace of Southern Laos
May 04, 2016
Coffee, Kingdoms, and the Peace of Southern Laos
The area around Pakse, the largest city in southern Laos, is best known for its coffee production and the ruins of an ancient empire.
Coffee, Kingdoms, and the Peace of Southern Laos
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