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‘The Mother of All Deals’: Abe Could Gift Trump a Trade Pact
November 30, 2016
‘The Mother of All Deals’: Abe Could Gift Trump a Trade Pact
A bilateral trade deal between the U.S. and Japan would leave other would-be TPP members behind.
‘The Mother of All Deals’: Abe Could Gift Trump a Trade Pact
How Will President Trump Deal With China?
November 29, 2016
How Will President Trump Deal With China?
It's almost impossible to predict how Trump will approach the world's most important bilateral relationship.
How Will President Trump Deal With China?
Is Vietnam Reigniting a Fire in the South China Sea?
November 29, 2016
Is Vietnam Reigniting a Fire in the South China Sea?
Hanoi is starting to feel more and more isolated as its regional neighbors reconcile with China.
Is Vietnam Reigniting a Fire in the South China Sea?
Killing the Mekong, Dam by Dam
November 28, 2016
Killing the Mekong, Dam by Dam
Regional governments have been underestimating the environmental and economic costs of Mekong dams.
Killing the Mekong, Dam by Dam
Privatizing State-Owned Enterprises in Vietnam: Government Dilemmas
November 26, 2016
Privatizing State-Owned Enterprises in Vietnam: Government Dilemmas
“Stalled growth through the failure of SOEs is a threat to political stability.”
Privatizing State-Owned Enterprises in Vietnam: Government Dilemmas
Japan Reveals First ASEAN Defense Initiative With 'Vientiane Vision'
November 26, 2016
Japan Reveals First ASEAN Defense Initiative With 'Vientiane Vision'
Tokyo reveals a new initiative to advance security cooperation with the regional bloc.
Japan Reveals First ASEAN Defense Initiative With 'Vientiane Vision'
Cambodia: UN Tribunal Rejects Appeal of Ex-Khmer Rouge Leaders
November 24, 2016
Cambodia: UN Tribunal Rejects Appeal of Ex-Khmer Rouge Leaders
Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan will spend the rest of their lives behind bars.
Cambodia: UN Tribunal Rejects Appeal of Ex-Khmer Rouge Leaders
Beware the Specter of Reactionism in Southeast Asia
November 24, 2016
Beware the Specter of Reactionism in Southeast Asia
The region is not immune from a trend we are witnessing globally.
Beware the Specter of Reactionism in Southeast Asia
What Would US TPP Withdrawal Mean?
November 23, 2016
What Would US TPP Withdrawal Mean?
With Trump doubling down on America’s exit from the agreement, it is worth looking at what that might actually mean.
What Would US TPP Withdrawal Mean?
ASEAN Launches First Traffic Police Forum in Vietnam
November 23, 2016
ASEAN Launches First Traffic Police Forum in Vietnam
The first-ever ASEAN Traffic Police Forum was held in Hanoi.
ASEAN Launches First Traffic Police Forum in Vietnam
William Mesny: The Mercenary Mandarin
November 23, 2016
William Mesny: The Mercenary Mandarin
An Englishman's rise (and fall) in Qing-dynasty China.
William Mesny: The Mercenary Mandarin
Pacific Rim States Can (And Will) Move Forward on Trade Without the US
November 22, 2016
Pacific Rim States Can (And Will) Move Forward on Trade Without the US
With TPP's death, China will gladly take on the burdens and benefits of regional economic leadership.
Pacific Rim States Can (And Will) Move Forward on Trade Without the US
US Group to Boost ASEAN Disaster Relief Capabilities
November 22, 2016
US Group to Boost ASEAN Disaster Relief Capabilities
A nonprofit has inked an agreement with the regional grouping to help it in the HADR realm.
US Group to Boost ASEAN Disaster Relief Capabilities
Myanmar’s Opening: Doing Business in Asia’s Final Frontier
November 18, 2016
Myanmar’s Opening: Doing Business in Asia’s Final Frontier
Myanmar looks to be on the path to a prosperous future and a fast-growing, dynamic economy.
Myanmar’s Opening: Doing Business in Asia’s Final Frontier
Beware the Myth of Warring US-China Trade Pacts
November 18, 2016
Beware the Myth of Warring US-China Trade Pacts
We need to be clear-eyed about where there is competition and where there is not.
Beware the Myth of Warring US-China Trade Pacts
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