G7 2016 Summit to Be Held at Site of Mie’s Ise Shrine
July 20, 2015
G7 2016 Summit to Be Held at Site of Mie’s Ise Shrine
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hopes to send a message with the choice of location.
G7 2016 Summit to Be Held at Site of Mie’s Ise Shrine
Shanghai's Disneyland: Mickey Mouse With Chinese Characteristics
July 16, 2015
Shanghai's Disneyland: Mickey Mouse With Chinese Characteristics
New details about Shanghai Disneyland reveal how the park fuses a global brand with Chinese culture.
Shanghai's Disneyland: Mickey Mouse With Chinese Characteristics
Poll: Japanese Women Don’t Want to Lead
July 10, 2015
Poll: Japanese Women Don’t Want to Lead
Despite an urgent need for greater economic participation by women, they don’t seem to be interested.
Poll: Japanese Women Don’t Want to Lead
Kracowood: Bollywood’s New-Found Love Affair With Poland
July 08, 2015
Kracowood: Bollywood’s New-Found Love Affair With Poland
Poland is becoming increasingly popular with India’s film and advertising industries.
Kracowood: Bollywood’s New-Found Love Affair With Poland
Innovative Program Brings HIV Testing to Cambodian Communities
July 06, 2015
Innovative Program Brings HIV Testing to Cambodian Communities
A community-based HIV testing program is the first of its kind in the region.
Innovative Program Brings HIV Testing to Cambodian Communities
What’s That Got to Do With the Price of Beer in China?
July 01, 2015
What’s That Got to Do With the Price of Beer in China?
Asia is driving growth in global beer demand, but still lags behind Europe in terms of consumption.
What’s That Got to Do With the Price of Beer in China?
Thief or Anti-Colonial Agitator: Who Is Andre Malraux?
June 22, 2015
Thief or Anti-Colonial Agitator: Who Is Andre Malraux?
A new book explains how Andre Malraux became a human rights activist in French Indochina after failing as a thief.
Thief or Anti-Colonial Agitator: Who Is Andre Malraux?
Whose News? Australia and Digital News
June 22, 2015
Whose News? Australia and Digital News
A new report offers some insights into the state of digital news media in Australia.
Whose News? Australia and Digital News
China’s Misunderstood History of Gay Tolerance
June 22, 2015
China’s Misunderstood History of Gay Tolerance
The Chinese LGBT community struggles to establish itself against intolerance. It wasn’t always that way.
China’s Misunderstood History of Gay Tolerance
Review: <i>Manchu Princess, Japanese Spy</i>
June 21, 2015
Review: Manchu Princess, Japanese Spy
A new book explores the fascinating tale of a cross-dressing Japanese spy in wartime China.
Review: Manchu Princess, Japanese Spy
Asia-Pacific Population Growth and the UN Post-2015 Development Agenda
June 18, 2015
Asia-Pacific Population Growth and the UN Post-2015 Development Agenda
As the world considers sustainable development goals, it should take close note of Asia-Pacific population pressures.
Asia-Pacific Population Growth and the UN Post-2015 Development Agenda
Review: <i>Untouchable: Children of God</i>
June 14, 2015
Review: Untouchable: Children of God
A new documentary exposes the horror that faces many young Nepali girls.
Review: Untouchable: Children of God
Competition for the 2022 Winter Olympics Heats Up
June 10, 2015
Competition for the 2022 Winter Olympics Heats Up
Will Almaty be “Keeping it Real” in 2022 or will Beijing prove to be a “Joyful Rendezvous upon Pure Ice and Snow”?
Competition for the 2022 Winter Olympics Heats Up
Is Cambodia’s Evolution Just a Mirage on the Mekong?
June 08, 2015
Is Cambodia’s Evolution Just a Mirage on the Mekong?
A new photo-book catalogs Cambodia’s growth and transition, painting a complex picture of progress.
Is Cambodia’s Evolution Just a Mirage on the Mekong?
Hidden Potential in South Korea’s Urban Neighborhoods
June 05, 2015
Hidden Potential in South Korea’s Urban Neighborhoods
Culture can play a vital role in local economic development.
Hidden Potential in South Korea’s Urban Neighborhoods
Review: <i>The Eagle and the Dragon</i>
June 04, 2015
Review: The Eagle and the Dragon
A new book demonstrates that “the colonization of America and the history of Asia are linked.”
Review: The Eagle and the Dragon
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