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Malaysia's Slide Toward More Conservative Islam
October 04, 2017
Malaysia's Slide Toward More Conservative Islam
The past two decades has seen Malaysia’s slow and steady shift toward an increasingly conservative Islam.
Malaysia's Slide Toward More Conservative Islam
Will Vietnam Grow Old Before it Gets Rich?
October 02, 2017
Will Vietnam Grow Old Before it Gets Rich?
A closer look at the country’s aging population and what that means.
Will Vietnam Grow Old Before it Gets Rich?
India Warships on Philippines Voyage Amid ASEAN Anniversary
October 02, 2017
India Warships on Philippines Voyage Amid ASEAN Anniversary
Act East voyage continues as both sides commemorate 25 years of partnership.
India Warships on Philippines Voyage Amid ASEAN Anniversary
What’s Behind Malaysia’s New North Korea Travel Ban?
September 29, 2017
What’s Behind Malaysia’s New North Korea Travel Ban?
A fresh restriction needs to be understood within the broader context of deteriorating ties.
What’s Behind Malaysia’s New North Korea Travel Ban?
Historic Indonesia-Singapore Maritime Boundary Pact Goes to UN
September 28, 2017
Historic Indonesia-Singapore Maritime Boundary Pact Goes to UN
The logical next step is nonetheless significant within the context of bilateral ties.
Historic Indonesia-Singapore Maritime Boundary Pact Goes to UN
Malaysia to Get New China Security Equipment
September 28, 2017
Malaysia to Get New China Security Equipment
Agreement in principle reached in the context of growing bilateral defense ties.
Malaysia to Get New China Security Equipment
China Navy Fleet Makes Brunei Voyage
September 27, 2017
China Navy Fleet Makes Brunei Voyage
The visit at Brunei’s largest port comes amid a flurry of activity for bilateral ties.
China Navy Fleet Makes Brunei Voyage
Singapore Launches Fifth New Warship
September 25, 2017
Singapore Launches Fifth New Warship
City-state launches another one of its new Littoral Mission Vessels.
Singapore Launches Fifth New Warship
What Did ASEAN’s Latest Transnational Crime Meeting Achieve?
September 23, 2017
What Did ASEAN’s Latest Transnational Crime Meeting Achieve?
A recent engagement provided an opportunity for Southeast Asian states to take stock of ongoing collaboration.
What Did ASEAN’s Latest Transnational Crime Meeting Achieve?
The Paris Agreement: Can Indonesia Be The Next Brazil?
September 22, 2017
The Paris Agreement: Can Indonesia Be The Next Brazil?
Brazil’s dropping GHG emissions are linked to its efforts to reduce deforestation, something Indonesia may want to emulate.
The Paris Agreement: Can Indonesia Be The Next Brazil?
Is Cambodia Really Becoming a Dictatorship?
September 22, 2017
Is Cambodia Really Becoming a Dictatorship?
Despite troubling developments, a little more optimism is warranted as the Cambodian people get ready to go to the polls.
Is Cambodia Really Becoming a Dictatorship?
The Problem With Suu Kyi’s Rohingya Speech in Myanmar
September 21, 2017
The Problem With Suu Kyi’s Rohingya Speech in Myanmar
Long-awaited speech offers little for the dead and dispossessed.
The Problem With Suu Kyi’s Rohingya Speech in Myanmar
The Trouble With Academic Malpractice in Indonesia
September 20, 2017
The Trouble With Academic Malpractice in Indonesia
A closer look at a disturbing trend.
The Trouble With Academic Malpractice in Indonesia
Timor-Leste's New Government and the Future of the Youth in Politics
September 20, 2017
Timor-Leste's New Government and the Future of the Youth in Politics
Timor-Leste’s long-awaited government must not leave the country's youth out of its policy plans.
Timor-Leste's New Government and the Future of the Youth in Politics
Where Is the Philippines Coast Guard in its Military Modernization?
September 20, 2017
Where Is the Philippines Coast Guard in its Military Modernization?
A look at where the institution features in the Duterte administration’s plans.
Where Is the Philippines Coast Guard in its Military Modernization?
China, Laos Hold New Defense Meeting
September 18, 2017
China, Laos Hold New Defense Meeting
A closer look at the first-ever high-level frontier meeting between the two sides.
China, Laos Hold New Defense Meeting
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