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Australia and Japan Conclude Free Trade Deal
Oceania
Australia and Japan Conclude Free Trade Deal
After seven years of negotiation, the two countries have concluded a ‘historic’ Economic Partnership Agreement.
Australia and Japan Conclude Free Trade Deal
Cambodia Leads Doubts Over AEC
Southeast Asia
Cambodia Leads Doubts Over AEC
Hopes that the ASEAN Economic Community will be ready to launch on time look increasingly ambitious.
Cambodia Leads Doubts Over AEC
Oliver Stuenkel
April 03, 2014
Oliver Stuenkel
The Diplomat’s Justin McDonnell speaks with Oliver Stuenkel, a non-resident fellow at the Global Public Policy Institute, about the recent economic performance of the BRICS, their response to the crisis in Crimea, the upcoming BRICS Summit and the rising voice of emerging economies.
Oliver Stuenkel
The Taiwan Protests: Regional and Economic Implications
April 02, 2014
The Taiwan Protests: Regional and Economic Implications
Bonnie Glaser on Taiwan's controversial trade agreement with China and the significance for cross-strait relations.
The Taiwan Protests: Regional and Economic Implications
Can Abenomics Survive Tax Hike?
East Asia
Can Abenomics Survive Tax Hike?
Japanese consumers face higher sales taxes from April 1. Will this derail the recovery?
Can Abenomics Survive Tax Hike?
The IMF, Ukraine, and the Asian Financial Crisis Hangover
March 17, 2014
The IMF, Ukraine, and the Asian Financial Crisis Hangover
Could the Ukraine crisis help the IMF dispel lingering perceptions of credibility issues?
The IMF, Ukraine, and the Asian Financial Crisis Hangover
Southeast Asia’s Infrastructure Deficit
Southeast Asia
Southeast Asia’s Infrastructure Deficit
Many of the region’s economies are being held back by lagging infrastructure.
Southeast Asia’s Infrastructure Deficit
Trans-Pacific Partnership: Time for Some American Hustle
March 11, 2014
Trans-Pacific Partnership: Time for Some American Hustle
U.S. negotiators need to close the TPP before detractors and competitors bury it.
Trans-Pacific Partnership: Time for Some American Hustle
China’s Growth Puzzle
East Asia
China’s Growth Puzzle
The country’s growth is slowing, but in contrast to other emerging economies this is a welcome trend.
China’s Growth Puzzle
The Pakistan-China Corridor
South Asia
The Pakistan-China Corridor
A new project will give Pakistan the tools of globalization. Will it use them?
The Pakistan-China Corridor
Asia Turns to North America for LNG
February 27, 2014
Asia Turns to North America for LNG
Unhappy with oil-linked prices, energy-hungry Asian giants are looking to new gas suppliers.
Asia Turns to North America for LNG
Asian Giants Look to the Arctic
February 26, 2014
Asian Giants Look to the Arctic
India and China are in a race to build a presence in the energy-rich Arctic region.
Asian Giants Look to the Arctic
The Pacific Century Myth?
East Asia
The Pacific Century Myth?
Straight-line projections may predict America’s imminent ouster as top economy – but they miss much.
The Pacific Century Myth?
China’s Big Overseas Spending Spree
East Asia
China’s Big Overseas Spending Spree
Cashed up Chinese individuals and companies are making their presence felt around the world.
China’s Big Overseas Spending Spree
China’s Delicate Jobs Challenge
East Asia
China’s Delicate Jobs Challenge
Beijing will need to balance much-needed economic reforms with continued job creation.
China’s Delicate Jobs Challenge
Reform Is a Dirty Word in India
South Asia
Reform Is a Dirty Word in India
Without a party committed to a reform agenda, India will struggle to realize its potential.
Reform Is a Dirty Word in India
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