Vietnam Joins International Maritime Grouping
September 04, 2015
Vietnam Joins International Maritime Grouping
Hanoi is officially admitted as a member of the International Hydrographic Organization.
Vietnam Joins International Maritime Grouping
Why Indonesia is Going Nowhere Fast Under Jokowi
September 04, 2015
Why Indonesia is Going Nowhere Fast Under Jokowi
Jakarta is losing the international perceptions game.
Why Indonesia is Going Nowhere Fast Under Jokowi
Laos Officially Approves Controversial Dam Project
September 04, 2015
Laos Officially Approves Controversial Dam Project
Parliament okays concession agreement for Don Sahong project despite regional concerns.
Laos Officially Approves Controversial Dam Project
How Hard Will the Great Fall of China Hit ASEAN?
September 03, 2015
How Hard Will the Great Fall of China Hit ASEAN?
China's economic woes could take a heavy toll on Southeast Asia.
How Hard Will the Great Fall of China Hit ASEAN?
Adrift in ASEAN: Tackling Southeast Asia's Migration Challenge
September 02, 2015
Adrift in ASEAN: Tackling Southeast Asia's Migration Challenge
Addressing the problem will require some bold changes.
Adrift in ASEAN: Tackling Southeast Asia's Migration Challenge
Indonesia, Malaysia Step Up Fight Against Piracy
September 02, 2015
Indonesia, Malaysia Step Up Fight Against Piracy
Firmer response comes amid growing concerns about the problem.
Indonesia, Malaysia Step Up Fight Against Piracy
Bersih 4.0 and People Power
September 01, 2015
Bersih 4.0 and People Power
Malaysia sees another major act of civil disobedience, as pressure on the BN grows.
Bersih 4.0 and People Power
Southeast Asia’s Color Protests
September 01, 2015
Southeast Asia’s Color Protests
Malaysia's protests have some colorful parallels in the region.
Southeast Asia’s Color Protests
1 Suspect Arrested, 2 More Sought in Bangkok Bombing
August 31, 2015
1 Suspect Arrested, 2 More Sought in Bangkok Bombing
Two of the suspects are foreigners, believed to be Turkish.
1 Suspect Arrested, 2 More Sought in Bangkok Bombing
Malaysia’s Economy Faces Severe Strain
August 29, 2015
Malaysia’s Economy Faces Severe Strain
Malaysia now faces economic challenges that go far beyond the impact of any Chinese slowdown.
Malaysia’s Economy Faces Severe Strain
Bangkok Bombing Spotlights Uyghur Woes in Southeast Asia
August 28, 2015
Bangkok Bombing Spotlights Uyghur Woes in Southeast Asia
Uyghurs have become a thorny issue for Thailand and other Southeast Asian nations in their relations with China.
Bangkok Bombing Spotlights Uyghur Woes in Southeast Asia
Interview: Malaysia's Politics Amid the 1MDB Scandal
August 28, 2015
Interview: Malaysia's Politics Amid the 1MDB Scandal
The Diplomat talks with Bridget Welsh about Malaysia’s corruption scandal and its implications for the country.
Interview: Malaysia's Politics Amid the 1MDB Scandal
Asia's Refugee Policy Vacuum
August 27, 2015
Asia's Refugee Policy Vacuum
The broad absence of asylum policy in the region is alarming and needs to be rectified.
Asia's Refugee Policy Vacuum
Singapore Gears Up for its September 11 Election
August 27, 2015
Singapore Gears Up for its September 11 Election
The city-state’s next general election will be a key test for its ruling party.
Singapore Gears Up for its September 11 Election
The Truth About Myanmar's New Discriminatory Laws
August 26, 2015
The Truth About Myanmar's New Discriminatory Laws
The euphemistically-termed “Protection of Race and Religion” bills raise serious questions about the country's future.
The Truth About Myanmar's New Discriminatory Laws
Philippine Nationalism and the South China Sea
August 26, 2015
Philippine Nationalism and the South China Sea
Manila's South China Sea strategy is more about strengthening national unity than changing China’s behavior.
Philippine Nationalism and the South China Sea
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