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July 23, 2011
Fishing for a Grey Zone?
Vietnam’s fishermen are set to defy a Chinese ban on fishing in parts of the South China Sea. Is a grey zone a solution?
Fishing for a Grey Zone?
July 21, 2011
Filipino Spratly Tweak
As the ASEAN Regional Forum kicks off, the Philippines upsets China with a visit to disputed Pagasa Island.
Filipino Spratly Tweak
Cambodia Stock Exchange Opens
July 21, 2011
Cambodia Stock Exchange Opens
The opening of Cambodia’s stock exchange marks another step down the road of economic development.
Cambodia Stock Exchange Opens
Negotiating the South China Sea
July 20, 2011
Negotiating the South China Sea
China and Southeast Asian nations have very different negotiating strategies in the South China Sea disputes.
Negotiating the South China Sea
Najib, the Queen and the Pope
July 19, 2011
Najib, the Queen and the Pope
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak’s Europe tour is dogged by questions over a crackdown on the Bersih rally.
Najib, the Queen and the Pope
ICJ Rules on Preah Vihear
July 19, 2011
ICJ Rules on Preah Vihear
The ICJ rules that Thailand and Cambodia should withdraw their troops from the site of a disputed temple.
ICJ Rules on Preah Vihear
Saudization and Migrants
July 16, 2011
Saudization and Migrants
Worried by high unemployment, Saudi Arabia is introducing quotas for foreign workers. How will it hit Asian workers?
Saudization and Migrants
Upbeat on Thai-Cambodia Ties
July 15, 2011
Upbeat on Thai-Cambodia Ties
The election of Yingluck Shinawatra could put relations between Thailand and Cambodia back on track.
Upbeat on Thai-Cambodia Ties
Indonesia's Military and Climate
July 14, 2011
Indonesia's Military and Climate
Indonesia faces a serious threat to its human security from climate change. Its military needs to step up.
Indonesia's Military and Climate
Burma's Convict Porters
July 14, 2011
Burma's Convict Porters
Used as mine sweepers, pack horses and servants, Burma’s convict porters recount their efforts to escape the Army.
Burma's Convict Porters
Malaysia's Winter of Discontent
July 12, 2011
Malaysia's Winter of Discontent
Malaysia’s crackdown on the Bersih rally is condemned by rights groups. But Prime Minister Najib Razak stands firm.
Malaysia's Winter of Discontent
Singapore's Art Soft Power
July 12, 2011
Singapore's Art Soft Power
For years, Southeast Asian art was little noticed outside the region. Singapore, for one, is now seeing its potential.
Singapore's Art Soft Power
Malaysia Rally Turns Ugly
July 09, 2011
Malaysia Rally Turns Ugly
Police in Kuala Lumpur fire teargas to disperse thousands who defied officials to join an anti-corruption rally.
Malaysia Rally Turns Ugly
Malaysia Shows True Colours?
July 08, 2011
Malaysia Shows True Colours?
Will a Bersih street rally for clean government go ahead as planned in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday?
Malaysia Shows True Colours?
Bishops, Backhanders and SUVs
July 07, 2011
Bishops, Backhanders and SUVs
Were Catholic bishops in the pocket of former Philippines President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo when she was in office?
Bishops, Backhanders and SUVs
Football Nationalism
July 06, 2011
Football Nationalism
Southeast Asian governments have been keen to jump on the football bandwagon. It’s better than warmongering.
Football Nationalism
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