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China-India: Revisiting the ‘Water Wars’ Narrative
June 30, 2015
China-India: Revisiting the ‘Water Wars’ Narrative
The “water wars” narrative in the context of the Brahmaputra River is premature and unhelpful.
China-India: Revisiting the ‘Water Wars’ Narrative
Human Trafficking: Thailand’s Porous Borders
June 23, 2015
Human Trafficking: Thailand’s Porous Borders
A recent clampdown notwithstanding, there has been little progress in ending human trafficking in the region.
Human Trafficking: Thailand’s Porous Borders
Asia’s Infrastructure Investment Battle
June 11, 2015
Asia’s Infrastructure Investment Battle
With all the talk about China’s investment clout in Southeast Asia, another player is being overlooked.
Asia’s Infrastructure Investment Battle
Can Laos Lead ASEAN in 2016?
June 10, 2015
Can Laos Lead ASEAN in 2016?
A look ahead at Vientiane's upcoming ASEAN chairmanship next year.
Can Laos Lead ASEAN in 2016?
Why Does Chinese Alcohol Taste So Awful?
June 08, 2015
Why Does Chinese Alcohol Taste So Awful?
China's baijiu gets a bad rap for its powerful flavor, but it's a wonderfully complex drink.
Why Does Chinese Alcohol Taste So Awful?
UNESCO's Great Barrier Reef Decision Has Much Wider Ramifications
June 05, 2015
UNESCO's Great Barrier Reef Decision Has Much Wider Ramifications
An Australian plan, if accepted, could form a pan-ASEAN/Pacific blueprint.
UNESCO's Great Barrier Reef Decision Has Much Wider Ramifications
Time to Revisit an ASEAN-EU FTA?
June 03, 2015
Time to Revisit an ASEAN-EU FTA?
Much has changed since 2007, when FTA talks were first attempted.
Time to Revisit an ASEAN-EU FTA?
Beyond Doubt: The Changing Face of Terrorism in China
May 28, 2015
Beyond Doubt: The Changing Face of Terrorism in China
The nature of terrorism in China has changed recently, both in geographical scope and in the nature of the attacks.
Beyond Doubt: The Changing Face of Terrorism in China
Your Questions About China, Answered
May 27, 2015
Your Questions About China, Answered
A recap of China Power authors' conversation with Reddit's r/geopolitics community.
Your Questions About China, Answered
Mekong Fish Stocks Being Sacrificed on Local Bickering
May 24, 2015
Mekong Fish Stocks Being Sacrificed on Local Bickering
The need for a coherent region-wide strategy for the Mekong has never been greater.
Mekong Fish Stocks Being Sacrificed on Local Bickering
The Trouble With China's Infrastructure Plans in ASEAN
May 21, 2015
The Trouble With China's Infrastructure Plans in ASEAN
Why financing by Beijing may prove to be a poisoned chalice.
The Trouble With China's Infrastructure Plans in ASEAN
Bringing Safe Water to South Asia
May 20, 2015
Bringing Safe Water to South Asia
One company is vying to use a community based micro-franchise model to bring safe water to millions.
Bringing Safe Water to South Asia
Cambodia: Between China and the United States
May 20, 2015
Cambodia: Between China and the United States
Cambodia is forging a path for itself between the United States and China.
Cambodia: Between China and the United States
The Challenge of Balancing China
May 13, 2015
The Challenge of Balancing China
Balancing is not as easy as it looks.
The Challenge of Balancing China
Laos’ Economic Agenda
May 12, 2015
Laos’ Economic Agenda
At a recent speech, the president reaffirms socialism with a “state-managed market-oriented economy.”
Laos’ Economic Agenda
Glimpses of Cambodia's French Past
May 05, 2015
Glimpses of Cambodia's French Past
Cambodia's foremost filmmaker discusses his new documentary about colonialism.
Glimpses of Cambodia's French Past
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