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Burma Government Turns One
November 11, 2011
Burma Government Turns One
A year after the military junta held elections, there are signs of progress in Burma. But it’s still very early days.
Burma Government Turns One
Papua New Guinea Eyes ASEAN
November 09, 2011
Papua New Guinea Eyes ASEAN
Persistent violence and corruption, not racism, are likely keeping Papua New Guinea out of ASEAN.
Papua New Guinea Eyes ASEAN
OWS vs Kissinger?
November 05, 2011
OWS vs Kissinger?
Calls for a protest outside an event honoring Henry Kissinger shine a spotlight on a controversial statesman.
OWS vs Kissinger?
Philippine Talks Stumble On
November 04, 2011
Philippine Talks Stumble On
Peace talks between the Philippine government and MILF has resumed. But things won’t be smooth.
Philippine Talks Stumble On
Burma's Opium Addiction
November 03, 2011
Burma's Opium Addiction
A rights group issues a disturbing report on the opium industry in one Burma state. The junta has to act.
Burma's Opium Addiction
Asia Counts Flood Costs
November 02, 2011
Asia Counts Flood Costs
Southeast Asia is counting the costs of devastating floods. But simple changes could have saved hundreds of lives.
Asia Counts Flood Costs
Reenacting the Bali Bombings
October 31, 2011
Reenacting the Bali Bombings
Umar Patek has been back in Bali to help reenact events leading up to the 2002 Bali Bombing.
Reenacting the Bali Bombings
Vietnam War's Sting Lingers
October 27, 2011
Vietnam War's Sting Lingers
Vietnam’s treatment of ethnic Chinese after the war is undermining a rapprochement with Australia.
Vietnam War's Sting Lingers
October 25, 2011
Malaysia, Maids and the Lash
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak’s deal to get Indonesian maids back in the country will be popular.
Malaysia, Maids and the Lash
Occupy Singapore Flop
October 25, 2011
Occupy Singapore Flop
The first effort at replicating the Occupy Wall Street protests in Singapore was a flop. What went wrong?
Occupy Singapore Flop
Justice vs. Stability
October 22, 2011
Justice vs. Stability
News the trial of four Khmer Rouge members is set to begin next month raises questions of justice and closure.
Justice vs. Stability
Yingluck Faces the Floods
October 20, 2011
Yingluck Faces the Floods
Thai Premier Yingluck Shinawatra has been left with a tough choice – protect the countryside or Bangkok.
Yingluck Faces the Floods
A South China Sea Plan
October 20, 2011
A South China Sea Plan
Defining the maritime space belonging to South China Sea islands might offer a path toward resolving disputes.
A South China Sea Plan
Jakarta Eyes Islamic Finance
October 19, 2011
Jakarta Eyes Islamic Finance
Indonesia is set to expand its presence in the Islamic finance market with the issue of a new sikuk.
Jakarta Eyes Islamic Finance
How Vietnam Sees China
October 18, 2011
How Vietnam Sees China
Can Vietnam and China be friends? Vietnam’s hedging with India in the South China Sea will offer a good test.
How Vietnam Sees China
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane Project
October 17, 2011
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane Project
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane development project has upset an NGO over of its focus on petroleum. Is it right?
Timor-Leste’s Tasi Mane Project
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