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Singapore Press vs Yahoo
December 30, 2011
Singapore Press vs Yahoo
Singapore Press Holdings and Yahoo are embroiled in a complex legal battle over copyright. It will be much watched.
Singapore Press vs Yahoo
December 29, 2011
No Justice for Hmong Refugees
Successive Thai governments have indicated that they don’t want to deal with Hmong refugees. They should.
No Justice for Hmong Refugees
2012 Looking Like 2008
December 28, 2011
2012 Looking Like 2008
With European economies under pressure, Southeast Asian nations can be expected to feel the pain in 2012.
2012 Looking Like 2008
Thailand’s Turbulent Year
December 24, 2011
Thailand’s Turbulent Year
Thailand saw flooding, criticism over its lese majeste laws and its first female premier. Its been turbulent year.
Thailand’s Turbulent Year
Thailand’s Turbulent Year
December 24, 2011
Thailand’s Turbulent Year
Thailand saw flooding, criticism over its lese majeste laws and its first female premier. Its been turbulent year.
Thailand’s Turbulent Year
Top 10 ASEAN Stories of 2011
December 23, 2011
Top 10 ASEAN Stories of 2011
From floods, to elections to a shameful attack in London, The Diplomat picks its top stories from Southeast Asia.
Top 10 ASEAN Stories of 2011
Impasse in Papua New Guinea
December 22, 2011
Impasse in Papua New Guinea
For a while this month, Papua New Guinea was left in the extraordinary position of having two leaders. Why?
Impasse in Papua New Guinea
Indonesia Boat Tragedy
December 21, 2011
Indonesia Boat Tragedy
As many as 200 people may have been killed after a boat with people being smuggled capsizes off East Java.
Indonesia Boat Tragedy
Philippines Media Bias
December 20, 2011
Philippines Media Bias
The subdued local coverage of typhoon Sendong raises new questions the media suffers from a Luzon bias.
Philippines Media Bias
Thailand and Lèse Majesté
December 17, 2011
Thailand and Lèse Majesté
Thailand’s lèse majesté laws are notoriously tough. But are they being used to score political points?
Thailand and Lèse Majesté
A Step Back For Burma?
December 16, 2011
A Step Back For Burma?
Much has been made of Burma’s recent reforms. But old ethnic conflicts could undermine its efforts.
A Step Back For Burma?
Aquino’s Human Rights Problem
December 15, 2011
Aquino’s Human Rights Problem
Ex-Philippine President Gloria Arroyo’s human rights record was bad. But her successor isn’t living up to his pledges.
Aquino’s Human Rights Problem
Aquino’s Human Rights Problem
December 15, 2011
Aquino’s Human Rights Problem
Ex-Philippine President Gloria Arroyo’s human rights record was bad. But her successor isn’t living up to his pledges.
Aquino’s Human Rights Problem
China's ASEAN Opportunity
December 14, 2011
China's ASEAN Opportunity
The dispute in the South China Sea may grab the headlines, but China’s role in Southeast Asia can be positive.
China's ASEAN Opportunity
Malaysia Fears Carols?
December 13, 2011
Malaysia Fears Carols?
New laws in Malaysia placing restrictions on Christmas carols have prompted fears over a police state.
Malaysia Fears Carols?
December 13, 2011
ASEAN and Natural Disasters
ASEAN countries would do well to learn from Malaysia and Singapore’s examples on disaster preparedness.
ASEAN and Natural Disasters
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