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Project Mausam: India's Answer to China's 'Maritime Silk Road'
September 18, 2014
Project Mausam: India's Answer to China's 'Maritime Silk Road'
India is using its history, culture and geography to compete with China's "Maritime Silk Road."
Project Mausam: India's Answer to China's 'Maritime Silk Road'
China's Democracy Challenge
September 16, 2014
China's Democracy Challenge
Xi Jinping should follow in the footsteps of Chiang Ching-kuo, not Putin, Mao, or even Deng.
China's Democracy Challenge
U.S. Policy Options Toward Thailand
September 14, 2014
U.S. Policy Options Toward Thailand
The assumption that this coup will be like all the rest is based on flawed thinking.
U.S. Policy Options Toward Thailand
Southeast Asia’s Railway Woes
September 12, 2014
Southeast Asia’s Railway Woes
Rail is crucial to the region’s progress, but management is often haphazard.
Southeast Asia’s Railway Woes
ASEAN Economic Community: What Could Go Wrong?
September 12, 2014
ASEAN Economic Community: What Could Go Wrong?
Concerns are being voiced about the potential implications of the AEC, particularly for workers.
ASEAN Economic Community: What Could Go Wrong?
Cambodia’s Foreign Policy Grand Strategy
September 11, 2014
Cambodia’s Foreign Policy Grand Strategy
Cambodia needs to step up its foreign policy, if it is to play a more active role in the region.
Cambodia’s Foreign Policy Grand Strategy
Japan's Abe Visits Bangladesh and Sri Lanka
September 08, 2014
Japan's Abe Visits Bangladesh and Sri Lanka
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited Sri Lanka and Bangladesh with economics and security in mind.
Japan's Abe Visits Bangladesh and Sri Lanka
What Will Prayuth Do as Prime Minister?
September 06, 2014
What Will Prayuth Do as Prime Minister?
A look at what lies ahead for Thailand, under coup leader and new prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha.
What Will Prayuth Do as Prime Minister?
Can Limited Nuclear Attacks De-Escalate Conflicts?
September 06, 2014
Can Limited Nuclear Attacks De-Escalate Conflicts?
Plus, time to ban hypersonic missiles? Some general interest links.
Can Limited Nuclear Attacks De-Escalate Conflicts?
Asia Climbs Competitiveness Scale
September 05, 2014
Asia Climbs Competitiveness Scale
A WEF report had generally positive news for Asian economies, albeit with some warnings for the region’s giants.
Asia Climbs Competitiveness Scale
Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei Must Contribute Against Islamic State
September 04, 2014
Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei Must Contribute Against Islamic State
A foreign-led coalition against IS must contain a large contingent from Muslim countries.
Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei Must Contribute Against Islamic State
Non-Violent Resistance in Post-Coup Thailand
August 30, 2014
Non-Violent Resistance in Post-Coup Thailand
‘Anti-coup activists have employed ostensibly mundane, prearranged acts to express their dissent.’
Non-Violent Resistance in Post-Coup Thailand
Myanmar’s Great Power Balancing Act
August 29, 2014
Myanmar’s Great Power Balancing Act
In balancing its relations with China and India, Myanmar is continuing a well-established practice.
Myanmar’s Great Power Balancing Act
East Asia’s Future: Extinction?
August 29, 2014
East Asia’s Future: Extinction?
Recent reports highlight the dire demographic outlook for the region.
East Asia’s Future: Extinction?
Progress for Asia’s Women?
August 28, 2014
Progress for Asia’s Women?
As the anniversary of the UN conference in Beijing nears, the spotlight is falling on Asia’s women.
Progress for Asia’s Women?
India’s Dangerous Food Subsidies
August 27, 2014
India’s Dangerous Food Subsidies
India's agricultural subsidies are threatening its own food security, while harming farmers worldwide.
India’s Dangerous Food Subsidies
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