How Japan Plans to Conquer the Global Arms Market
May 15, 2015
How Japan Plans to Conquer the Global Arms Market
Tokyo's first arms exhibition in decades illustrates its ambitions to become a global supplier of military hardware.
How Japan Plans to Conquer the Global Arms Market
Tokyo's Subs Might Not Be Best Option for Australia
May 07, 2015
Tokyo's Subs Might Not Be Best Option for Australia
Despite sharing classified data, the Australian submariner community remains skeptical of the Soryu-class submarines.
Tokyo's Subs Might Not Be Best Option for Australia
Meet Japan’s Newest Aircraft for Defending the Senkaku Islands
May 06, 2015
Meet Japan’s Newest Aircraft for Defending the Senkaku Islands
The U.S. State Department just approved a $3 billion arms deal with Japan.
Meet Japan’s Newest Aircraft for Defending the Senkaku Islands
'Arma Virumque Cano' - Parades and Militarism in Asia
April 23, 2015
'Arma Virumque Cano' - Parades and Militarism in Asia
When militarism and national insecurity intersect, as they seem to be doing today in Asia, carnage often follows.
'Arma Virumque Cano' - Parades and Militarism in Asia
Have Aliens Tried to Invade Japan?
April 03, 2015
Have Aliens Tried to Invade Japan?
Japan's Defense Minister faced unusual questions from a lawmaker this week.
Have Aliens Tried to Invade Japan?
India and Japan Continue to Deepen Their Defense Ties
April 01, 2015
India and Japan Continue to Deepen Their Defense Ties
China is driving Asia's second- and third-biggest military spenders closer.
India and Japan Continue to Deepen Their Defense Ties
Will the United States Help Taiwan Build Submarines?
March 13, 2015
Will the United States Help Taiwan Build Submarines?
The chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee is visiting Taipei to discuss technical aid for domestic submarines.
Will the United States Help Taiwan Build Submarines?
Japan Hit by Cyberattacks at an Unprecedented Level
February 20, 2015
Japan Hit by Cyberattacks at an Unprecedented Level
Japan is trying to battle cyber attacks through increased international cooperation.
Japan Hit by Cyberattacks at an Unprecedented Level
 This is Japan’s Best Strategy to Defeat China at Sea
February 20, 2015
This is Japan’s Best Strategy to Defeat China at Sea
In order to win, Japan should give China a dose of its own medicine.
This is Japan’s Best Strategy to Defeat China at Sea
Gay Marriage in Japan?
February 19, 2015
Gay Marriage in Japan?
A Tokyo mayor moves Japan a step forward on same-sex marriage.
Gay Marriage in Japan?
Asian Cities Pay Hidden Price for Global Status
February 15, 2015
Asian Cities Pay Hidden Price for Global Status
Global status may offer prestige, but it doesn’t help the economically vulnerable.
Asian Cities Pay Hidden Price for Global Status
Why the World Needs Reporters: Reflections on Kenji Goto
February 12, 2015
Why the World Needs Reporters: Reflections on Kenji Goto
Yang Hengjun reflects on the role of reporters -- and the risks they face each day.
Why the World Needs Reporters: Reflections on Kenji Goto
Asia’s Urbanization ‘Just Beginning’
January 30, 2015
Asia’s Urbanization ‘Just Beginning’
Despite a huge wave of urbanization in the first decade of this century, the process may be just getting underway.
Asia’s Urbanization ‘Just Beginning’
Size Doesn’t Matter for Asia’s Influential Cities
August 20, 2014
Size Doesn’t Matter for Asia’s Influential Cities
Work in Asia, live in Australasia is the message from the latest global surveys of economic clout and livability.
Size Doesn’t Matter for Asia’s Influential Cities
Explosive Map Could Nudge Japan’s Public Toward Normalization
July 10, 2014
Explosive Map Could Nudge Japan’s Public Toward Normalization
China’s attempts to shore up support could backfire and drive the Japanese in favor of collective self-defense.
Explosive Map Could Nudge Japan’s Public Toward Normalization
Young Muslims in Tokyo
May 29, 2014
Young Muslims in Tokyo
Muslims living in Tokyo find it a tolerant city, but must still grapple with issues of identity.
Young Muslims in Tokyo
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