Thailand Ratifies ASEAN Trafficking Convention
July 27, 2016
Thailand Ratifies ASEAN Trafficking Convention
Bangkok becomes the third Southeast Asian state to do so.
Thailand Ratifies ASEAN Trafficking Convention
Indonesia and China's AIIB
July 26, 2016
Indonesia and China's AIIB
Jakarta views the bank as a key partner in addressing its infrastructure woes.
Indonesia and China's AIIB
Assessing ASEAN’s South China Sea Position in its Post-Ruling Statement
July 25, 2016
Assessing ASEAN’s South China Sea Position in its Post-Ruling Statement
Though the grouping averted another disaster, the outcome was still disappointing.
Assessing ASEAN’s South China Sea Position in its Post-Ruling Statement
Laos in the ASEAN Spotlight: Opportunities and Challenges
July 23, 2016
Laos in the ASEAN Spotlight: Opportunities and Challenges
As regional meetings kick off, we need to keep the bigger picture of Vientiane’s chairmanship in mind.
Laos in the ASEAN Spotlight: Opportunities and Challenges
Cambodia’s Democratic Development: Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Gain
July 21, 2016
Cambodia’s Democratic Development: Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Gain
Despite recent setbacks, the long-term trends for Cambodia's democracy are encouraging.
Cambodia’s Democratic Development: Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Gain
No ASEAN Consensus on the South China Sea
July 21, 2016
No ASEAN Consensus on the South China Sea
Don't hold out too much hope for a unified stance at the upcoming ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting in Laos.
No ASEAN Consensus on the South China Sea
Kem Ley's Murder and Cambodia's Other Worries
July 21, 2016
Kem Ley's Murder and Cambodia's Other Worries
The killing is only one of a series of concerns that has surfaced in the Southeast Asian state in recent weeks.
Kem Ley's Murder and Cambodia's Other Worries
Villages of the Damned: Cambodia's Begging 'Curse'
July 21, 2016
Villages of the Damned: Cambodia's Begging 'Curse'
The revival of an ancient story signals new and harsh realities for Cambodia’s begging farmers.
Villages of the Damned: Cambodia's Begging 'Curse'
Myanmar's Radical Buddhist Group Gets Rebuked
July 20, 2016
Myanmar's Radical Buddhist Group Gets Rebuked
Ma Ba Tha has been dealt some recent blows.
Myanmar's Radical Buddhist Group Gets Rebuked
The Trouble With Thailand's Upcoming Referendum
July 19, 2016
The Trouble With Thailand's Upcoming Referendum
Doubts, risks, and uncertainties surround the Thai vote.
The Trouble With Thailand's Upcoming Referendum
What Will Duterte Mean for Philippine Foreign Policy?
July 19, 2016
What Will Duterte Mean for Philippine Foreign Policy?
From ASEAN to China to the U.S., how will the Philippines' new president approach foreign relations?
What Will Duterte Mean for Philippine Foreign Policy?
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
July 19, 2016
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
Initiative to remove visa barriers making headway.
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
Thailand, UK Eye New Trade Pact
July 18, 2016
Thailand, UK Eye New Trade Pact
Bangkok steps up efforts to maintain economic ties with Britain following Brexit vote.
Thailand, UK Eye New Trade Pact
Who Will Indonesia Execute Next in its War on Drugs?
July 15, 2016
Who Will Indonesia Execute Next in its War on Drugs?
Confirming details continues to prove elusive.
Who Will Indonesia Execute Next in its War on Drugs?
Indonesia's Haze: Should the Victims Pay the Polluters?
July 15, 2016
Indonesia's Haze: Should the Victims Pay the Polluters?
Providing a monetary incentive might be the best way to deal with a complex, transboundary problem.
Indonesia's Haze: Should the Victims Pay the Polluters?
ASEAN Can't Be Silent On South China Sea Ruling
July 14, 2016
ASEAN Can't Be Silent On South China Sea Ruling
Even if it does not issue a separate statement, the grouping should adopt a strong communique.
ASEAN Can't Be Silent On South China Sea Ruling
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