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Advancing the US-Singapore Strategic Partnership
July 30, 2016
Advancing the US-Singapore Strategic Partnership
A visit by the city-state’s premier is expected to boost a key U.S. relationship in the Asia-Pacific.
Advancing the US-Singapore Strategic Partnership
ASEAN and the Logic of Collective Action
July 28, 2016
ASEAN and the Logic of Collective Action
To defend their interests against China, ASEAN members will have to overcome the temptation to free ride.
ASEAN and the Logic of Collective Action
Entering China: Where the Mekong Ends
July 27, 2016
Entering China: Where the Mekong Ends
In Jinghong, the gateway to southwestern China, the Mekong ends and the Lancang river begins.
Entering China: Where the Mekong Ends
North Korea's Faceless Defectors
July 27, 2016
North Korea's Faceless Defectors
Many of those who escape from North Korea hide their identities to protect family back home.
North Korea's Faceless Defectors
Indonesia and China's AIIB
July 26, 2016
Indonesia and China's AIIB
Jakarta views the bank as a key partner in addressing its infrastructure woes.
Indonesia and China's AIIB
Assessing ASEAN’s South China Sea Position in its Post-Ruling Statement
July 25, 2016
Assessing ASEAN’s South China Sea Position in its Post-Ruling Statement
Though the grouping averted another disaster, the outcome was still disappointing.
Assessing ASEAN’s South China Sea Position in its Post-Ruling Statement
China Urges Japan Not to Intervene in South China Sea
July 25, 2016
China Urges Japan Not to Intervene in South China Sea
China wants Japan to stay out of the South China Sea territorial disputes during an upcoming ASEAN meeting.
China Urges Japan Not to Intervene in South China Sea
Laos in the ASEAN Spotlight: Opportunities and Challenges
July 23, 2016
Laos in the ASEAN Spotlight: Opportunities and Challenges
As regional meetings kick off, we need to keep the bigger picture of Vientiane’s chairmanship in mind.
Laos in the ASEAN Spotlight: Opportunities and Challenges
East Asia’s State-Led Search for Energy Security
July 23, 2016
East Asia’s State-Led Search for Energy Security
Instead of collective efforts, states are increasingly taking unilateral steps to secure access to energy.
East Asia’s State-Led Search for Energy Security
No ASEAN Consensus on the South China Sea
July 21, 2016
No ASEAN Consensus on the South China Sea
Don't hold out too much hope for a unified stance at the upcoming ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting in Laos.
No ASEAN Consensus on the South China Sea
John Kerry to Visit the Philippines to Meet Duterte
July 21, 2016
John Kerry to Visit the Philippines to Meet Duterte
The secretary of state will be first U.S. administration official to meet with the new president.
John Kerry to Visit the Philippines to Meet Duterte
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
July 19, 2016
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
Initiative to remove visa barriers making headway.
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
A Brief History of the Coup d'État in the Asia-Pacific
July 18, 2016
A Brief History of the Coup d'État in the Asia-Pacific
Across Asia in the 20th and 21st centuries, the coup d'etat has been a well-documented phenomenon.
A Brief History of the Coup d'État in the Asia-Pacific
Interview: The South China Sea Ruling
July 16, 2016
Interview: The South China Sea Ruling
International law expert Roncevert Ganan Almond on the recent ruling by the Permanent Court of Arbitration.
Interview: The South China Sea Ruling
ASEAN Can't Be Silent On South China Sea Ruling
July 14, 2016
ASEAN Can't Be Silent On South China Sea Ruling
Even if it does not issue a separate statement, the grouping should adopt a strong communique.
ASEAN Can't Be Silent On South China Sea Ruling
International Court Issues Unanimous Award in <em>Philippines v. China </em> Case on South China Sea
July 12, 2016
International Court Issues Unanimous Award in Philippines v. China Case on South China Sea
The Court's award is in the Philippines' favor on most questions.
International Court Issues Unanimous Award in Philippines v. China Case on South China Sea
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