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Is China’s Periphery Becoming the Core of Its International Relations?
January 29, 2015
Is China’s Periphery Becoming the Core of Its International Relations?
An op-ed by an influential Chinese scholar reflects trends in Chinese foreign policy.
Is China’s Periphery Becoming the Core of Its International Relations?
China's 'Maritime Silk Road': Don't Forget Africa
January 29, 2015
China's 'Maritime Silk Road': Don't Forget Africa
China's "Maritime Silk Road" is expanding beyond Asia to the African coast.
China's 'Maritime Silk Road': Don't Forget Africa
ASEAN to Intensify South China Sea Response Amid China Concerns
January 28, 2015
ASEAN to Intensify South China Sea Response Amid China Concerns
Grouping to accelerate efforts to conclude an elusive code of conduct.
ASEAN to Intensify South China Sea Response Amid China Concerns
Thai Junta Chief Blasts Top US Diplomat
January 28, 2015
Thai Junta Chief Blasts Top US Diplomat
Junta leader defiantly rebuts criticism directed against his administration.
Thai Junta Chief Blasts Top US Diplomat
Australia Should Not Lose Sight of the Indo-Pacific Theater
January 27, 2015
Australia Should Not Lose Sight of the Indo-Pacific Theater
A year of crises should not divert Canberra’s attention from a vital region.
Australia Should Not Lose Sight of the Indo-Pacific Theater
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
January 22, 2015
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
Southeast Asian states lack the legal framework to stop the illicit dual-use trade.
Dual-Use Traders: The Real WMD Threat in Southeast Asia?
The Need for an ASEAN Treaty on Migrant Workers
January 22, 2015
The Need for an ASEAN Treaty on Migrant Workers
Breaking the deadlock between sending and receiving states is vital if human rights are to be protected.
The Need for an ASEAN Treaty on Migrant Workers
Thailand’s Culture of Impunity
January 22, 2015
Thailand’s Culture of Impunity
For years, security officials in Thailand appear to have been able to commit violence with impunity.
Thailand’s Culture of Impunity
Thailand Won’t Send Prisoners Into The Sea
January 22, 2015
Thailand Won’t Send Prisoners Into The Sea
Government abandons controversial plan following international furor.
Thailand Won’t Send Prisoners Into The Sea
IMF: India to Take Growth Lead
January 21, 2015
IMF: India to Take Growth Lead
The debate over whether India is the “next China” will continue, but for now the robust growth is welcome.
IMF: India to Take Growth Lead
Economic Zones and Infrastructure on China’s Silk Road
January 21, 2015
Economic Zones and Infrastructure on China’s Silk Road
Done right, the New Silk Road project could have a major impact on cities along the corridor.
Economic Zones and Infrastructure on China’s Silk Road
World Bank Warns on Global Growth
January 17, 2015
World Bank Warns on Global Growth
The organization cuts its growth forecast again, and predicts mixed fortunes for the Asia-Pacific in 2015.
World Bank Warns on Global Growth
Will Japan Meet Australia’s Submarine Needs?
January 15, 2015
Will Japan Meet Australia’s Submarine Needs?
The prospect of Japan helping Australia replace its aging fleet took another step towards reality last week.
Will Japan Meet Australia’s Submarine Needs?
China's Uyghurs and Islamic State
January 15, 2015
China's Uyghurs and Islamic State
Chinese media report that a group of Uyghurs was arrested on suspicion of trying to join the global terror network.
China's Uyghurs and Islamic State
Explaining Indonesia’s ‘Sink The Vessels’ Policy Under Jokowi
January 13, 2015
Explaining Indonesia’s ‘Sink The Vessels’ Policy Under Jokowi
Jakarta’s policy of sinking illegal vessels looks set to continue despite lingering concerns.
Explaining Indonesia’s ‘Sink The Vessels’ Policy Under Jokowi
Sri Lanka’s Economic Challenge
January 13, 2015
Sri Lanka’s Economic Challenge
The new president has set an ambitious timetable for reforms.
Sri Lanka’s Economic Challenge
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