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Old Tricks at Play in Cambodia’s New Repression
November 23, 2017
Old Tricks at Play in Cambodia’s New Repression
Ahead of upcoming polls, the crackdown in the country shows few signs of ending any time soon.
Old Tricks at Play in Cambodia’s New Repression
3 Years Later, Where Is Indonesia's 'Global Maritime Fulcrum'?
November 22, 2017
3 Years Later, Where Is Indonesia's 'Global Maritime Fulcrum'?
Messy maritime security governance will have implications for Jokowi's ambitious maritime vision.
3 Years Later, Where Is Indonesia's 'Global Maritime Fulcrum'?
Preparing for Disaster in the Philippines
November 22, 2017
Preparing for Disaster in the Philippines
The Philippines needs to have a dedicated department for disaster preparedness and response.
Preparing for Disaster in the Philippines
Where Are Southeast Asia’s Loyal Oppositions?
November 22, 2017
Where Are Southeast Asia’s Loyal Oppositions?
A closer look at opposition dynamics at play in the subregion.
Where Are Southeast Asia’s Loyal Oppositions?
Manila’s Parting Gift: ASEAN’s Next Steps on Labor Migration
November 22, 2017
Manila’s Parting Gift: ASEAN’s Next Steps on Labor Migration
A small step forward on migrant labor rights in ASEAN.
Manila’s Parting Gift: ASEAN’s Next Steps on Labor Migration
What’s in the New China-Philippines Defense Industry Pact?
November 20, 2017
What’s in the New China-Philippines Defense Industry Pact?
The two sides are looking to make further inroads in their security ties.
What’s in the New China-Philippines Defense Industry Pact?
Beware Duterte’s Troll Army in the Philippines
November 18, 2017
Beware Duterte’s Troll Army in the Philippines
A recent report deepens concerns around the administration’s distortion of online information.
Beware Duterte’s Troll Army in the Philippines
A Bright Future in Cambodia’s Energy Sector?
November 17, 2017
A Bright Future in Cambodia’s Energy Sector?
Rather than ecologically harmful dams, Cambodia should explore solar power to fill its energy gap.
A Bright Future in Cambodia’s Energy Sector?
What’s With the New China-Thailand Military Facility?
November 17, 2017
What’s With the New China-Thailand Military Facility?
Despite the general hype, specifics about the project remain unclear.
What’s With the New China-Thailand Military Facility?
Japan, Philippines Boost Defense Ties in Duterte-Abe Summit
November 16, 2017
Japan, Philippines Boost Defense Ties in Duterte-Abe Summit
The meeting in Manila saw further progress on security relations between the two sides.
Japan, Philippines Boost Defense Ties in Duterte-Abe Summit
Singapore Launches Two New Warships
November 15, 2017
Singapore Launches Two New Warships
City-state commissions more of its new Littoral Mission Vessels
Singapore Launches Two New Warships
Continuity Amid Uncertainty: Philippines-US Security Relations Under the Duterte-Trump Administrations
November 15, 2017
Continuity Amid Uncertainty: Philippines-US Security Relations Under the Duterte-Trump Administrations
Continued engagements and a refocused agenda, rather than the separation of ties, characterize the alliance today.
Continuity Amid Uncertainty: Philippines-US Security Relations Under the Duterte-Trump Administrations
APEC 2017: What Did Vietnam Achieve?
November 14, 2017
APEC 2017: What Did Vietnam Achieve?
Vietnam seems to have found a more comfortable position by balancing between China and the United States.
APEC 2017: What Did Vietnam Achieve?
Singapore, Brunei Conclude Military Exercise
November 14, 2017
Singapore, Brunei Conclude Military Exercise
Both sides held this year’s iteration of their flagship naval exercise.
Singapore, Brunei Conclude Military Exercise
China Faces Increasing Competition in Myanmar
November 14, 2017
China Faces Increasing Competition in Myanmar
Japan and Singapore are stepping up their engagement with Myanmar, where China has long dominated.
China Faces Increasing Competition in Myanmar
Zon, Zen, and the Art of Mass Mobilization in Indonesia
November 10, 2017
Zon, Zen, and the Art of Mass Mobilization in Indonesia
Islamists have gained strength thanks to political support from Prabowo Subianto's allies.
Zon, Zen, and the Art of Mass Mobilization in Indonesia
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