Myanmar's Transition: The 'Fun' Part is Over
April 30, 2016
Myanmar's Transition: The 'Fun' Part is Over
No matter how the United States and Myanmar choose to proceed, continued reform will be messy.
Myanmar's Transition: The 'Fun' Part is Over
Vietnam Fish Deaths Cast Suspicion on Formosa Steel Plant
April 30, 2016
Vietnam Fish Deaths Cast Suspicion on Formosa Steel Plant
In central Vietnam, fish are dying on a massive scale, and locals suspect pollution is the cause.
Vietnam Fish Deaths Cast Suspicion on Formosa Steel Plant
Singapore Boosts Ties With Israel in Historic Visit
April 29, 2016
Singapore Boosts Ties With Israel in Historic Visit
Lee Hsien Loong’s inaugural trip to the Jewish state saw some advances in bilateral cooperation.
Singapore Boosts Ties With Israel in Historic Visit
Indonesia’s War on Illegal Fishing Gets a Technology Boost
April 28, 2016
Indonesia’s War on Illegal Fishing Gets a Technology Boost
A new pact with a Silicon Valley firm could embolden Jakarta’s ongoing crackdown.
Indonesia’s War on Illegal Fishing Gets a Technology Boost
The Trouble With Thailand's 'Toughness' on Migrants
April 28, 2016
The Trouble With Thailand's 'Toughness' on Migrants
The firmness of the ruling junta has been counterproductive.
The Trouble With Thailand's 'Toughness' on Migrants
Russia May Deliver New Fighter Jets to Myanmar By End of 2016
April 27, 2016
Russia May Deliver New Fighter Jets to Myanmar By End of 2016
Sources indicate that Naypyidaw will get three fighter jets by the end of the year.
Russia May Deliver New Fighter Jets to Myanmar By End of 2016
New Abu Sayyaf Beheading Should Spark Canada Rethink
April 27, 2016
New Abu Sayyaf Beheading Should Spark Canada Rethink
The beheading of a Canadian hostage should lead the country to reexamine its failed approach.
New Abu Sayyaf Beheading Should Spark Canada Rethink
 Does the Philippines Have Its Own Donald Trump?
April 27, 2016
Does the Philippines Have Its Own Donald Trump?
Presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte shares more in common with neighboring ASEAN leaders than he does with Trump.
Does the Philippines Have Its Own Donald Trump?
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Pushes for Peace With Ethnic Rebels
April 26, 2016
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Pushes for Peace With Ethnic Rebels
Hopes have been renewed that a permanent deal may finally be reached between the new government and holdout militias.
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Pushes for Peace With Ethnic Rebels
What’s Behind Russia’s New Nuclear Pact With Laos?
April 25, 2016
What’s Behind Russia’s New Nuclear Pact With Laos?
The Southeast Asian state’s nuclear ambitions are beginning to gain some steam.
What’s Behind Russia’s New Nuclear Pact With Laos?
What’s Behind China’s New South China Sea Consensus with Three ASEAN States?
April 25, 2016
What’s Behind China’s New South China Sea Consensus with Three ASEAN States?
A closer look at Beijing’s latest diplomatic move on the South China Sea issue.
What’s Behind China’s New South China Sea Consensus with Three ASEAN States?
Will New Faces Test ASEAN Unity at the Ministers' Meeting?
April 22, 2016
Will New Faces Test ASEAN Unity at the Ministers' Meeting?
High turnover in the AMM could impact the “we feeling” -- and ASEAN unity over issues like the South China Sea.
Will New Faces Test ASEAN Unity at the Ministers' Meeting?
What’s Behind Chevron’s Giant Myanmar Gas Sale?
April 22, 2016
What’s Behind Chevron’s Giant Myanmar Gas Sale?
A closer look at what could be a big deal in Myanmar's energy sector.
What’s Behind Chevron’s Giant Myanmar Gas Sale?
A New Round of Indonesia Executions?
April 22, 2016
A New Round of Indonesia Executions?
There are signs that the country is preparing for more executions soon.
A New Round of Indonesia Executions?
Singapore Wants New Rules to Defuse Asia’s Tensions
April 21, 2016
Singapore Wants New Rules to Defuse Asia’s Tensions
The city-state’s defense minister outlines some steps the region can take to lower tensions and reduce risks of miscalculation.
Singapore Wants New Rules to Defuse Asia’s Tensions
Singapore, Brunei to Host Multilateral Military Exercise in May
April 20, 2016
Singapore, Brunei to Host Multilateral Military Exercise in May
The two states will lead ADMM-Plus drills focused on maritime security and counterterrorism.
Singapore, Brunei to Host Multilateral Military Exercise in May
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