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Jokowi’s Inglorious Presidency Already Under Heavy Fire
February 28, 2015
Jokowi’s Inglorious Presidency Already Under Heavy Fire
With his hard line on the death penalty, Indonesia’s president risks damaging his country’s reputation abroad.
Jokowi’s Inglorious Presidency Already Under Heavy Fire
What’s It Like to Have China Build You a Port? Ask Cameroon.
February 27, 2015
What’s It Like to Have China Build You a Port? Ask Cameroon.
A Chinese-built port in Cameroon provides an interesting case study with implications for the Maritime Silk Road.
What’s It Like to Have China Build You a Port? Ask Cameroon.
Does Asia Need a New Maritime Organization Beyond ASEAN?
February 24, 2015
Does Asia Need a New Maritime Organization Beyond ASEAN?
Some are calling for a new institution to manage Asia’s maritime disputes.
Does Asia Need a New Maritime Organization Beyond ASEAN?
India’s Next Budget Needs a Vision for Leading Asia
February 24, 2015
India’s Next Budget Needs a Vision for Leading Asia
India's 2015 budget will need to address several key areas.
India’s Next Budget Needs a Vision for Leading Asia
Internal Security: Australia’s PM Is Off Message
February 24, 2015
Internal Security: Australia’s PM Is Off Message
Tony Abbott's recent speech on national security and Islamic terrorism conflated religion and violence in the name of religion.
Internal Security: Australia’s PM Is Off Message
Can Malaysia’s Opposition Survive Anwar’s Jail Term?
February 22, 2015
Can Malaysia’s Opposition Survive Anwar’s Jail Term?
The parties that make up the opposition are not a natural fit. Can they hold together?
Can Malaysia’s Opposition Survive Anwar’s Jail Term?
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
The Philippine Military Wants US Drones
February 20, 2015
The Philippine Military Wants US Drones
The country mulls acquiring drones following the easing of US restrictions.
The Philippine Military Wants US Drones
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
The U.S. Needs to Get Tough on Thailand
February 18, 2015
The U.S. Needs to Get Tough on Thailand
By ignoring the democratic regression, Washington is sending dangerous signals to the rest of the region.
The U.S. Needs to Get Tough on Thailand
China Nixes South China Sea Discussions at Defense Meeting
February 18, 2015
China Nixes South China Sea Discussions at Defense Meeting
Once again, China is trying to block multilateral discussions over the South China Sea.
China Nixes South China Sea Discussions at Defense Meeting
China’s 'One Belt, One Road' To Where?
February 17, 2015
China’s 'One Belt, One Road' To Where?
Why do Beijing’s regional trade and transport plans worry so many people?
China’s 'One Belt, One Road' To Where?
Southeast Asia’s Piracy Headache
February 15, 2015
Southeast Asia’s Piracy Headache
The region saw a spike in piracy in 2014, and attacks became more deadly.
Southeast Asia’s Piracy Headache
Brunei Cracks Down on Chinese New Year
February 14, 2015
Brunei Cracks Down on Chinese New Year
The country opens a new front in its battle against non-Muslim celebrations.
Brunei Cracks Down on Chinese New Year
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