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India and Vietnam Call for Freedom of Navigation in South China Sea
September 18, 2014
India and Vietnam Call for Freedom of Navigation in South China Sea
The two countries also signed seven bilateral agreements during Indian President Pranab Mukherjee's trip to Vietnam.
India and Vietnam Call for Freedom of Navigation in South China Sea
The TPP’s Biggest Obstacles
September 17, 2014
The TPP’s Biggest Obstacles
Americans and Japanese are far less supportive of trade than the public in other TPP countries.
The TPP’s Biggest Obstacles
China Warns Citizens to Stay Away From Philippines
September 17, 2014
China Warns Citizens to Stay Away From Philippines
Beijing sees recent attacks on Chinese citizens as part of a rising tide of anti-China sentiment in the Philippines.
China Warns Citizens to Stay Away From Philippines
China Pushes 'Maritime Silk Road' in South, Southeast Asia
September 17, 2014
China Pushes 'Maritime Silk Road' in South, Southeast Asia
The MSR is embraced by Sri Lanka and the Maldives, but may hit a snag over South China Sea tensions.
China Pushes 'Maritime Silk Road' in South, Southeast Asia
Kissinger’s Order
September 16, 2014
Kissinger’s Order
Henry Kissinger’s new book World Order is a must-read for anyone with a serious interest in Asia, or foreign policy.
Kissinger’s Order
China Discovers Gas Field in the South China Sea
September 16, 2014
China Discovers Gas Field in the South China Sea
The discovery will provide further impetus for China's deepwater drilling operations in the South China Sea.
China Discovers Gas Field in the South China Sea
India-Vietnam Supersonic Missile Talks in 'Advanced Stage'
September 15, 2014
India-Vietnam Supersonic Missile Talks in 'Advanced Stage'
Vietnam may soon import the BrahMos cruise missile from India.
India-Vietnam Supersonic Missile Talks in 'Advanced Stage'
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?
Asians Positive Amid Global Gloom
September 12, 2014
Asians Positive Amid Global Gloom
A new survey shows persistent pessimism in much of the world, six years after the global financial crisis.
Asians Positive Amid Global Gloom
Philippines Wages 'Mapfare' Against China
September 12, 2014
Philippines Wages 'Mapfare' Against China
With a new map exhibit, the Philippines tries to repudiate China's historical claims to South China Sea territories.
Philippines Wages 'Mapfare' Against China
Shinzo Abe Has Visited a Quarter of the World's Countries in 20 Months: Why?
September 11, 2014
Shinzo Abe Has Visited a Quarter of the World's Countries in 20 Months: Why?
Is it mere wanderlust or do Abe's travels have broader significance?
Shinzo Abe Has Visited a Quarter of the World's Countries in 20 Months: Why?
Why Is China Building Islands in the South China Sea?
September 10, 2014
Why Is China Building Islands in the South China Sea?
A BBC report confirms China's extensive land reclamation projects in the South China Sea. What does Beijing gain?
Why Is China Building Islands in the South China Sea?
Abe Trades Investment for Security Council Seat
September 09, 2014
Abe Trades Investment for Security Council Seat
Japan will use a return to the Council as another means to counter China’s regional assertiveness.
Abe Trades Investment for Security Council Seat
Vietnam's China Challenge: Making Asymmetric Deterrence Work
September 09, 2014
Vietnam's China Challenge: Making Asymmetric Deterrence Work
With its new Kilo-class subs, Vietnam will implement an asymmetric area denial strategy against China.
Vietnam's China Challenge: Making Asymmetric Deterrence Work
Hanoi’s Looming Traffic Nightmare
September 07, 2014
Hanoi’s Looming Traffic Nightmare
The increasing use of cars instead of motorbikes could worsen an already alarming situation.
Hanoi’s Looming Traffic Nightmare
Implications of the US-China Split at the ARF
September 05, 2014
Implications of the US-China Split at the ARF
Divergent views on how to handle SCS disputes could still inspire a Code of Conduct.
Implications of the US-China Split at the ARF
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