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Thailand's Future After the Constitutional Referendum
August 27, 2016
Thailand's Future After the Constitutional Referendum
The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss Thailand's new constitution and upcoming Asian summits.
Thailand's Future After the Constitutional Referendum
Yunnan: China's Bridge to South and Southeast Asia
August 26, 2016
Yunnan: China's Bridge to South and Southeast Asia
China is revisiting its periphery with a new, localized approach to regional multilateralism.
Yunnan: China's Bridge to South and Southeast Asia
Japanese Defense Diplomacy and ASEAN
August 26, 2016
Japanese Defense Diplomacy and ASEAN
What is the real purpose of Japan’s stepped up defense cooperation in Southeast Asia?
Japanese Defense Diplomacy and ASEAN
The Natunas: Why Is Indonesia Developing A South China Sea Flashpoint?
August 26, 2016
The Natunas: Why Is Indonesia Developing A South China Sea Flashpoint?
We need to look beyond the headlines for a realistic assessment of what Jakarta wants and what it might get.
The Natunas: Why Is Indonesia Developing A South China Sea Flashpoint?
ASEAN's Olympic Triumph
August 26, 2016
ASEAN's Olympic Triumph
The region had its best competition yet.
ASEAN's Olympic Triumph
US, ASEAN States Launch Maritime Exercise in Singapore
August 25, 2016
US, ASEAN States Launch Maritime Exercise in Singapore
SEACAT kicked off on August 22.
US, ASEAN States Launch Maritime Exercise in Singapore
Asia’s Emerging Markets: From Bust To Boom?
August 22, 2016
Asia’s Emerging Markets: From Bust To Boom?
The worst may be over for Asia's emerging markets, but growth will remain "slow and painful."
Asia’s Emerging Markets: From Bust To Boom?
North Korean Diplomat’s Defection Raises Questions About Regime’s Control
August 18, 2016
North Korean Diplomat’s Defection Raises Questions About Regime’s Control
Thae Yong-ho, Pyongyang’s deputy ambassador to the U.K. said he is "sick and tired" of the Kim regime.
North Korean Diplomat’s Defection Raises Questions About Regime’s Control
Asia’s Double Nightmare: Brexit and President Trump
August 17, 2016
Asia’s Double Nightmare: Brexit and President Trump
After the economic shock of Brexit, Asia can ill afford Trump's protectionism.
Asia’s Double Nightmare: Brexit and President Trump
Thailand's New Constitution: A Blow to Rights?
August 17, 2016
Thailand's New Constitution: A Blow to Rights?
Despite the approval of the Thai charter, its content remains worrying.
Thailand's New Constitution: A Blow to Rights?
Indonesia at 71: Ups and Downs of a Democratic Giant
August 17, 2016
Indonesia at 71: Ups and Downs of a Democratic Giant
As Indonesia celebrates its independence, it is worth considering where it has been and where it is going.
Indonesia at 71: Ups and Downs of a Democratic Giant
Who's Behind Thailand's Deadly Bomb Blasts?
August 15, 2016
Who's Behind Thailand's Deadly Bomb Blasts?
Early signs suggest that the culprits may be southern insurgents more so than political opponents of the junta.
Who's Behind Thailand's Deadly Bomb Blasts?
India's Medical Tourism Boom
August 15, 2016
India's Medical Tourism Boom
Each year, roughly 200,000 patients from war-torn countries come to India seeking medical care they can't find at home.
India's Medical Tourism Boom
Deadly Explosions Rock Thailand As Indonesia Terror Meeting Concludes
August 13, 2016
Deadly Explosions Rock Thailand As Indonesia Terror Meeting Concludes
A spate of bombs is the latest indicator of a rising terror threat in the region.
Deadly Explosions Rock Thailand As Indonesia Terror Meeting Concludes
Is China Establishing a Norm Prohibiting Lethal Drone Strikes in Asia?
August 12, 2016
Is China Establishing a Norm Prohibiting Lethal Drone Strikes in Asia?
China -- unlike the U.S. -- has so far refused to use UAVs to conduct targeted killings.
Is China Establishing a Norm Prohibiting Lethal Drone Strikes in Asia?
China’s Summer Soccer Spree
August 11, 2016
China’s Summer Soccer Spree
Chinese investors are snapping up mid- to lower-tier English soccer clubs, hoping to find the next Leicester City.
China’s Summer Soccer Spree
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