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Could Thailand Become the Transport Hub of Indochina?
March 24, 2015
Could Thailand Become the Transport Hub of Indochina?
New agreements to upgrade the country’s rail network could make Thailand a major regional transportation hub.
Could Thailand Become the Transport Hub of Indochina?
China’s Controversial Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
March 20, 2015
China’s Controversial Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
The U.S. has been very quick to make an issue of China’s new bank.
China’s Controversial Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
New Zealander Jailed in Myanmar for Disrespecting Buddha
March 19, 2015
New Zealander Jailed in Myanmar for Disrespecting Buddha
A bar manager and two colleagues face two years in prison for a photoshopped image.
New Zealander Jailed in Myanmar for Disrespecting Buddha
Japan and Laos Forge New Strategic Partnership
March 10, 2015
Japan and Laos Forge New Strategic Partnership
The two countries have decided to elevate their relationship at a critical time.
Japan and Laos Forge New Strategic Partnership
China Challenges ASEAN with Land Fills in South China Sea
March 10, 2015
China Challenges ASEAN with Land Fills in South China Sea
With ongoing reclamation work, the outlook for the region remains grim.
China Challenges ASEAN with Land Fills in South China Sea
ASEAN Has Some of World’s Tightest Religious Controls
March 03, 2015
ASEAN Has Some of World’s Tightest Religious Controls
A report finds the region has some of the world’s worst religious restrictions.
ASEAN Has Some of World’s Tightest Religious Controls
The Rebalance in Southeast Asia: Not About Containment
February 27, 2015
The Rebalance in Southeast Asia: Not About Containment
Far from trying to “contain” China, the U.S. is focusing on a wide array of initiatives with regional actors.
The Rebalance in Southeast Asia: Not About Containment
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
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