Capitalism’s Biggest Fan Is Asian... And Communist
October 11, 2014
Capitalism’s Biggest Fan Is Asian... And Communist
A new Pew Research poll found that capitalism’s biggest supporters are all in Asia.
Capitalism’s Biggest Fan Is Asian... And Communist
Fixing the United States' Human Rights Misstep With Vietnam
October 09, 2014
Fixing the United States' Human Rights Misstep With Vietnam
By selling weapons to Vietnam, the United States is selling out activists.
Fixing the United States' Human Rights Misstep With Vietnam
Xi’s Mongolia Trip a Signal to China’s Neighbors
August 22, 2014
Xi’s Mongolia Trip a Signal to China’s Neighbors
Beijing is attempting to improve regional relations in the run up to November’s APEC summit.
Xi’s Mongolia Trip a Signal to China’s Neighbors
Vietnam's Ticking Debt Bomb
August 19, 2014
Vietnam's Ticking Debt Bomb
For Vietnam, the debt problem serves as a reminder that the state should have limited influence in business.
Vietnam's Ticking Debt Bomb
Is ASEAN the Right Forum for South China Sea Disputes?
August 16, 2014
Is ASEAN the Right Forum for South China Sea Disputes?
U.S. editors Ankit Panda and Zachary Keck discuss the outcomes of the 2014 ASEAN Regional Forum.
Is ASEAN the Right Forum for South China Sea Disputes?
Don’t Blame US Pivot for South China Sea Row
August 13, 2014
Don’t Blame US Pivot for South China Sea Row
China — not the U.S. pivot — is causing tensions in the South China Sea.
Don’t Blame US Pivot for South China Sea Row
Typhoon Rammasun Hits Philippines, China
July 19, 2014
Typhoon Rammasun Hits Philippines, China
The Category 4 typhoon left over 60 dead and thousands more homeless.
Typhoon Rammasun Hits Philippines, China
Lawfare or Warfare?: History, International Law and Geo-Strategy
July 04, 2014
Lawfare or Warfare?: History, International Law and Geo-Strategy
The Diplomat's Carl Thayer reports on Vietnam's Da Nang conference on the status of the Paracel Islands.
Lawfare or Warfare?: History, International Law and Geo-Strategy
After China: The Proliferation of Cruise Missiles
July 03, 2014
After China: The Proliferation of Cruise Missiles
China may be demonstrating to its neighbors just how valuable cruise missiles can be.
After China: The Proliferation of Cruise Missiles
China ‘Internationalizes’ South China Sea Dispute
June 10, 2014
China ‘Internationalizes’ South China Sea Dispute
By raising the oil rig dispute with Vietnam at the UN, China risks setting a dangerous precedent for itself.
China ‘Internationalizes’ South China Sea Dispute
China May Build ‘Artificial Island’ in South China Sea
June 07, 2014
China May Build ‘Artificial Island’ in South China Sea
The island would be used as a military base to enforce a South China Sea air-defense identification zone.
China May Build ‘Artificial Island’ in South China Sea
Vietnam Threatens Legal Action Against China
June 02, 2014
Vietnam Threatens Legal Action Against China
Vietnam appears set to use international law to settle its territorial disputes with China in the South China Sea.
Vietnam Threatens Legal Action Against China
Vietnam Mulling New Strategies to Deter China
May 28, 2014
Vietnam Mulling New Strategies to Deter China
What is Vietnam's strategy for resisting Chinese coercion?
Vietnam Mulling New Strategies to Deter China
China, Vietnam, and the South China Sea
May 26, 2014
China, Vietnam, and the South China Sea
The Diplomat speaks with Dr. Patrick Cronin about the current tensions and the repercussions for China, Vietnam, and ASEAN.
China, Vietnam, and the South China Sea
Philippines: China Building an Airstrip in Disputed Spratlys
May 15, 2014
Philippines: China Building an Airstrip in Disputed Spratlys
Manila says China is reclaiming land and carrying out construction on Johnson South Reef in the disputed Spratlys.
Philippines: China Building an Airstrip in Disputed Spratlys
Solving Intra-ASEAN South China Sea Disputes
May 14, 2014
Solving Intra-ASEAN South China Sea Disputes
It’s time for the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia and Brunei to resolve their own territorial disputes.
Solving Intra-ASEAN South China Sea Disputes
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