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Vietnam-Thailand Defense Ties in the Headlines With Bilateral Visit
July 20, 2018
Vietnam-Thailand Defense Ties in the Headlines With Bilateral Visit
A closer look at what a recent interaction means in the context of the security cooperation ongoing between the two sides.
Vietnam-Thailand Defense Ties in the Headlines With Bilateral Visit
Helicopter Deal Puts Russia-Laos Defense Relations in Focus
July 19, 2018
Helicopter Deal Puts Russia-Laos Defense Relations in Focus
A closer look at a recent development in the context of bilateral security ties.
Helicopter Deal Puts Russia-Laos Defense Relations in Focus
Myth-Busting Chinese FDI in the Philippines
July 19, 2018
Myth-Busting Chinese FDI in the Philippines
Public imagination has a distorted picture of what Chinese FDI looks like. It’s much more than the “Belt and Road.”
Myth-Busting Chinese FDI in the Philippines
Putting out the Fire: The Water Dispute Between Malaysia and Singapore
July 19, 2018
Putting out the Fire: The Water Dispute Between Malaysia and Singapore
Water has been one of the most contentious items in recent bilateral relations between the two countries.
Putting out the Fire: The Water Dispute Between Malaysia and Singapore
Upgrading Conventional Railways in Asia: A Practical Alternative to High Speed Rail?
July 18, 2018
Upgrading Conventional Railways in Asia: A Practical Alternative to High Speed Rail?
Rather than go all in on HSR now, Southeast Asian countries could focus on upgrading their current narrow gauge systems.
Upgrading Conventional Railways in Asia: A Practical Alternative to High Speed Rail?
Vietnam-Japan Relations in the Spotlight with Defense Dialogue
July 18, 2018
Vietnam-Japan Relations in the Spotlight with Defense Dialogue
A closer look at what a recent interaction meant for the broader bilateral relationship.
Vietnam-Japan Relations in the Spotlight with Defense Dialogue
What’s Next for Malaysia-Philippines Relations Under Mahathir?
July 17, 2018
What’s Next for Malaysia-Philippines Relations Under Mahathir?
A closer look at the future prospects of ties under the new Malaysian government.
What’s Next for Malaysia-Philippines Relations Under Mahathir?
Singapore-France Defense Cooperation in Focus with Air Force Base Detachment Anniversary
July 16, 2018
Singapore-France Defense Cooperation in Focus with Air Force Base Detachment Anniversary
A recent summit meeting highlighted the defense component of ties between the two countries.
Singapore-France Defense Cooperation in Focus with Air Force Base Detachment Anniversary
Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi and the Cult of Personality
July 14, 2018
Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi and the Cult of Personality
Aung San Suu Kyi's cult of personality is continuously projected within Myanmar even while it expires internationally.
Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi and the Cult of Personality
Vietnam’s Experiment With E-Government
July 14, 2018
Vietnam’s Experiment With E-Government
The country got a late start, but is expanding its digital government services.
Vietnam’s Experiment With E-Government
Another Violent Spike in Duterte’s Drug War
July 13, 2018
Another Violent Spike in Duterte’s Drug War
Recent weeks have seen another rise in violence that has placed greater scrutiny on the Philippine president and his methods.
Another Violent Spike in Duterte’s Drug War
How Worried Should Laos Be About Its Debt Problems?
July 13, 2018
How Worried Should Laos Be About Its Debt Problems?
The issue poses significant challenges for the Southeast Asian state’s future trajectory.
How Worried Should Laos Be About Its Debt Problems?
Promoting Singapore-Malaysia Maritime Cooperation in the Eastern Strait
July 13, 2018
Promoting Singapore-Malaysia Maritime Cooperation in the Eastern Strait
A look at one area where both countries can further enhance their collaboration.
Promoting Singapore-Malaysia Maritime Cooperation in the Eastern Strait
Mahathir's National Car Dreams
July 13, 2018
Mahathir's National Car Dreams
A national Malaysian car has long been one of Mahathir’s passions, dovetailing with his support of Malay nationalism.
Mahathir's National Car Dreams
Why the Philippines’ New Anti-Terror Law Would Be a Blow to Rights
July 12, 2018
Why the Philippines’ New Anti-Terror Law Would Be a Blow to Rights
Critics fear amendments could trample liberties and further enable a descent into dictatorial rule.
Why the Philippines’ New Anti-Terror Law Would Be a Blow to Rights
China Spy Network Targets Cambodia Ahead of Elections: Report
July 12, 2018
China Spy Network Targets Cambodia Ahead of Elections: Report
A new report offers further evidence of Beijing’s shenanigans.
China Spy Network Targets Cambodia Ahead of Elections: Report
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