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How Did a Singapore Warship Foil a Pirate Attack?
September 02, 2015
How Did a Singapore Warship Foil a Pirate Attack?
City-state scores victory amid rising incidents in the region.
How Did a Singapore Warship Foil a Pirate Attack?
Malaysia and Mahathir: The Doctor Is Still in the House
September 02, 2015
Malaysia and Mahathir: The Doctor Is Still in the House
The revival of populist former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad comes at a price for the people of Malaysia.
Malaysia and Mahathir: The Doctor Is Still in the House
Adrift in ASEAN: Tackling Southeast Asia's Migration Challenge
September 02, 2015
Adrift in ASEAN: Tackling Southeast Asia's Migration Challenge
Addressing the problem will require some bold changes.
Adrift in ASEAN: Tackling Southeast Asia's Migration Challenge
Indonesia, Malaysia Step Up Fight Against Piracy
September 02, 2015
Indonesia, Malaysia Step Up Fight Against Piracy
Firmer response comes amid growing concerns about the problem.
Indonesia, Malaysia Step Up Fight Against Piracy
Can Kazakhstan Learn to Fight Corruption from China?
September 02, 2015
Can Kazakhstan Learn to Fight Corruption from China?
Astana has big economic dreams and hopes to follow China's example in combating corruption.
Can Kazakhstan Learn to Fight Corruption from China?
Time for a Reevaluation of ASEAN’s Role
September 01, 2015
Time for a Reevaluation of ASEAN’s Role
Why “people-centered” should become the core policy of ASEAN’s post-2015 agenda.
Time for a Reevaluation of ASEAN’s Role
Bersih 4.0 and People Power
September 01, 2015
Bersih 4.0 and People Power
Malaysia sees another major act of civil disobedience, as pressure on the BN grows.
Bersih 4.0 and People Power
Southeast Asia’s Color Protests
September 01, 2015
Southeast Asia’s Color Protests
Malaysia's protests have some colorful parallels in the region.
Southeast Asia’s Color Protests
China, Malaysia to Hold First Ever Joint Live-Troop Exercise
August 31, 2015
China, Malaysia to Hold First Ever Joint Live-Troop Exercise
Peace and Friendship 2015 will take place next month.
China, Malaysia to Hold First Ever Joint Live-Troop Exercise
After the Scandal: What’s Next for Malaysia
August 31, 2015
After the Scandal: What’s Next for Malaysia
PM Najib Razak seems to have navigated the immediate fallout of the 1MDB scandal, but it will continue to haunt him.
After the Scandal: What’s Next for Malaysia
Malaysia’s Economy Faces Severe Strain
August 29, 2015
Malaysia’s Economy Faces Severe Strain
Malaysia now faces economic challenges that go far beyond the impact of any Chinese slowdown.
Malaysia’s Economy Faces Severe Strain
Bangkok Bombing Spotlights Uyghur Woes in Southeast Asia
August 28, 2015
Bangkok Bombing Spotlights Uyghur Woes in Southeast Asia
Uyghurs have become a thorny issue for Thailand and other Southeast Asian nations in their relations with China.
Bangkok Bombing Spotlights Uyghur Woes in Southeast Asia
A Military Game of Chicken in the South China Sea?
August 28, 2015
A Military Game of Chicken in the South China Sea?
The South China Sea problem has been militarized and internationalized: what now?
A Military Game of Chicken in the South China Sea?
Interview: Malaysia's Politics Amid the 1MDB Scandal
August 28, 2015
Interview: Malaysia's Politics Amid the 1MDB Scandal
The Diplomat talks with Bridget Welsh about Malaysia’s corruption scandal and its implications for the country.
Interview: Malaysia's Politics Amid the 1MDB Scandal
China’s Economic Slowdown Ups Global Risks
August 27, 2015
China’s Economic Slowdown Ups Global Risks
Countries throughout the region are vulnerable to a slump in China’s economy.
China’s Economic Slowdown Ups Global Risks
Asia's Refugee Policy Vacuum
August 27, 2015
Asia's Refugee Policy Vacuum
The broad absence of asylum policy in the region is alarming and needs to be rectified.
Asia's Refugee Policy Vacuum
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