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Baptisms in Doubt as Brunei Readies for Sharia Law
April 20, 2014
Baptisms in Doubt as Brunei Readies for Sharia Law
A Catholic priest warns that Baptisms would have to cease under the new laws.
Baptisms in Doubt as Brunei Readies for Sharia Law
China Slows – Will Asia Follow?
April 18, 2014
China Slows – Will Asia Follow?
As the region’s largest economy slows, what impact will it have on the rest of Asia?
China Slows – Will Asia Follow?
Leading the Way: Vietnam’s Push for Gay Rights
April 18, 2014
Leading the Way: Vietnam’s Push for Gay Rights
Is one of Asia’s most repressive states paving the way for gay marriage?
Leading the Way: Vietnam’s Push for Gay Rights
Russia Accelerates Asia Pivot
April 18, 2014
Russia Accelerates Asia Pivot
Putin has created a special economic zone in the Far East as part of a broader effort to boost ties to Asia.
Russia Accelerates Asia Pivot
Malaysia, Turkey Sign Free Trade Agreement
April 18, 2014
Malaysia, Turkey Sign Free Trade Agreement
Malaysia and Turkey signed a Free Trade Agreement that is expected to boost trade to $5 billion by 2018.
Malaysia, Turkey Sign Free Trade Agreement
Is an Asian NATO Possible?
April 17, 2014
Is an Asian NATO Possible?
A future NATO-like organization in Asia seems more likely than a European NATO seemed at the end of WWII.
Is an Asian NATO Possible?
Yunnan: China’s Bridgehead to Southeast Asia and Beyond
April 16, 2014
Yunnan: China’s Bridgehead to Southeast Asia and Beyond
The southwest province deserves to be known for more than the recent terrorist attack.
Yunnan: China’s Bridgehead to Southeast Asia and Beyond
How Technology Revolutionized Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement
April 15, 2014
How Technology Revolutionized Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement
Facebook and Google, the favored tools of dissidents, are now shaping Taiwan’s relationship with China.
How Technology Revolutionized Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement
Obama in Malaysia: A Strategic Partnership?
April 12, 2014
Obama in Malaysia: A Strategic Partnership?
During his upcoming visit, the U.S. president should not ignore the serious recent setbacks in Malaysian democracy.
Obama in Malaysia: A Strategic Partnership?
China Postpones Panda Diplomacy With Malaysia
April 11, 2014
China Postpones Panda Diplomacy With Malaysia
Plus, the Sunflower Movement moves on, pollution data from Beijing, and US football in Chongqing. Friday China links.
China Postpones Panda Diplomacy With Malaysia
US-ASEAN Defense Ministers Meet in Hawaii
April 11, 2014
US-ASEAN Defense Ministers Meet in Hawaii
The meeting marks the first time ASEAN ministers have met in the United States.
US-ASEAN Defense Ministers Meet in Hawaii
The Boao Forum and China’s Play for Regional Leadership
April 10, 2014
The Boao Forum and China’s Play for Regional Leadership
The Boao Forum for Asia showcases China's dream of regional leadership on both economic and security issues.
The Boao Forum and China’s Play for Regional Leadership
Overseas Chinese and the Crimea Crisis
April 10, 2014
Overseas Chinese and the Crimea Crisis
Russia's annexation of Crimea could embolden China to intervene in Southeast Asia and Russia's Far East.
Overseas Chinese and the Crimea Crisis
Bangsamoro Peace Deal for Mindanao: Where’s the Peace?
April 09, 2014
Bangsamoro Peace Deal for Mindanao: Where’s the Peace?
Hailed as a historic agreement, the latest deal with the MILF has some serious problems.
Bangsamoro Peace Deal for Mindanao: Where’s the Peace?
Asia Leads World in Religious Diversity
April 09, 2014
Asia Leads World in Religious Diversity
According to a new Pew poll, the Asia-Pacific has the highest level of religious diversity in the world.
Asia Leads World in Religious Diversity
South China Sea: Regional States Push Back Against China
April 07, 2014
South China Sea: Regional States Push Back Against China
South China Sea claimant states have begun pushing back against China’s assertiveness.
South China Sea: Regional States Push Back Against China
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