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How China Lost Sight of Malaysia’s Changes
June 16, 2018
How China Lost Sight of Malaysia’s Changes
China’s ethical missteps in Malaysia offer lessons for the Belt and Road.
How China Lost Sight of Malaysia’s Changes
What’s Next for the India-Russia Strategic Partnership?
June 16, 2018
What’s Next for the India-Russia Strategic Partnership?
A closer look at the trajectory of an important relationship.
What’s Next for the India-Russia Strategic Partnership?
Can Vietnam Get Its Military Out of Business?
June 16, 2018
Can Vietnam Get Its Military Out of Business?
Despite continued efforts on this front, significant challenges remain.
Can Vietnam Get Its Military Out of Business?
Here Come the US-China Tariffs
June 16, 2018
Here Come the US-China Tariffs
After months of threats and talks, the U.S. announces tariffs will take effect July 6. China is set to retaliate.
Here Come the US-China Tariffs
No War But Trade War
June 16, 2018
No War But Trade War
The trade war that Trump has initiated will hurt the United States, but the hope appears to be that it will hurt the Chinese more.
No War But Trade War
Mobile App Developers in India Are Always Fighting Losing Battles
June 15, 2018
Mobile App Developers in India Are Always Fighting Losing Battles
Without timely access to path-breaking technologies, app developers in India can never be on an equal footing with developers in the first world.
Mobile App Developers in India Are Always Fighting Losing Battles
Trump’s Strategy in Afghanistan: The Beginning of an Indefinite End
June 15, 2018
Trump’s Strategy in Afghanistan: The Beginning of an Indefinite End
Nearly a year after the strategy was introduced, the outcomes are inconclusive.
Trump’s Strategy in Afghanistan: The Beginning of an Indefinite End
How Can India Reform Its Civil Service?
June 15, 2018
How Can India Reform Its Civil Service?
“It is impossible to run a 21st century economy with a 19th century bureaucracy using 18th century rules.”
How Can India Reform Its Civil Service?
The Quad: Second Verse, Same as the First?
June 15, 2018
The Quad: Second Verse, Same as the First?
10 years later, the 4 members of the Quad still can't agree on how to approach China.
The Quad: Second Verse, Same as the First?
Why the UN Deal With Myanmar Ignores Rohingya Realities
June 15, 2018
Why the UN Deal With Myanmar Ignores Rohingya Realities
Conditions are nowhere near ready for Rohingya to return in safety and dignity.
Why the UN Deal With Myanmar Ignores Rohingya Realities
Don’t Forget France in Laos
June 15, 2018
Don’t Forget France in Laos
The former colonial power continues to retain influence in the Southeast Asian state.
Don’t Forget France in Laos
China’s Former Top Insurance Regulator Pleads Guilty to Bribery
June 15, 2018
China’s Former Top Insurance Regulator Pleads Guilty to Bribery
China vows to maintain high pressure on corruption and keep hunting corrupt “foxes.”
China’s Former Top Insurance Regulator Pleads Guilty to Bribery
Sanctions Implicate Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Chief in Grenade Attack
June 15, 2018
Sanctions Implicate Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Chief in Grenade Attack
Sanctions announced this week reference a 1997 grenade attack but illustrate souring modern relations between the US and Cambodia.
Sanctions Implicate Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Chief in Grenade Attack
ASEAN and the New South China Sea Reality
June 15, 2018
ASEAN and the New South China Sea Reality
The bloc maintains a balancing act as Beijing asserts control over disputed islands.
ASEAN and the New South China Sea Reality
Who Will Be Timor-Leste’s New Prime Minister?
June 15, 2018
Who Will Be Timor-Leste’s New Prime Minister?
Taur Matan Ruak, rather than Xanana Gusmao, is expected to be appointed the country’s new premier.
Who Will Be Timor-Leste’s New Prime Minister?
The US-North Korea Summit: All Flash, Little Substance
June 15, 2018
The US-North Korea Summit: All Flash, Little Substance
Trump's haphazard approach to a historic event was not surprising. But what comes next?
The US-North Korea Summit: All Flash, Little Substance
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