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Chinese FM Winds Up Southeast Asia Trip With Stops in Cambodia, Singapore
September 15, 2021

Chinese FM Winds Up Southeast Asia Trip With Stops in Cambodia, Singapore

By Sebastian Strangio
The trip followed a number of regional tours by high-ranking U.S. officials, including Vice President Kamala Harris.

With New Law, Singapore Takes Aim at ‘Foreign Interference’
September 14, 2021

With New Law, Singapore Takes Aim at ‘Foreign Interference’

By Sebastian Strangio
The Ministry of Home Affairs argues that foreign interference poses a serious threat to Singapore's "political sovereignty and national security.”
What Were the Main Outcomes of Kamala Harris’ Trip to Southeast Asia?
August 27, 2021

What Were the Main Outcomes of Kamala Harris’ Trip to Southeast Asia?

By Sebastian Strangio
The visit highlighted both the overlaps and the misalignments between the U.S. and Southeast Asian governments.

Harris Meets With Singapore Officials to Begin Asia Visit
August 23, 2021

Harris Meets With Singapore Officials to Begin Asia Visit

By Alexandra Jaffe
On the first day of her Southeast Asian trip, the vice president signed agreements on COVID-19, climate change, and supply chain issues.

In Afghanistan’s Shadow, US Vice President to Embark for Southeast Asia
August 20, 2021

In Afghanistan’s Shadow, US Vice President to Embark for Southeast Asia

By Sebastian Strangio
Kamala Harris' visits to Singapore and Vietnam are intended to send the message that "America is back." But will the message stick?

Singapore Announces First No-Quarantine Travel Scheme
August 20, 2021

Singapore Announces First No-Quarantine Travel Scheme

By Sebastian Strangio
The travel arrangements with Germany and Brunei are part of the city-state's plan of becoming a “COVID-19 resilient nation.”

Why Did Singtel Reject Takeover Bid for Thai Telecom Giant?
August 17, 2021

Why Did Singtel Reject Takeover Bid for Thai Telecom Giant?

By James Guild
The past three decades have seen the Singaporean firm expand successfully into regional telecoms markets.
Singapore’s Climate Impact X: A Viable Solution for Decarbonization
August 12, 2021

Singapore’s Climate Impact X: A Viable Solution for Decarbonization

By Danielle Fallin
Given its location, embrace of green technologies, and reputation for transparency, Singapore could offer a stable foundation for a global carbon market.

Singapore’s Land Reclamation on Pedra Branca: Implications for Malaysia
July 15, 2021

Singapore’s Land Reclamation on Pedra Branca: Implications for Malaysia

By Wahab Jumrah
While the ICJ awarded Pedra Branca to Singapore in 2008, its planned land reclamation works could have far-reaching legal ramifications.

Why US-China Rivalry Might Be Good for Singapore’s Semiconductor Industry
July 13, 2021

Why US-China Rivalry Might Be Good for Singapore’s Semiconductor Industry

By James Guild
Global chip-makers are diversifying their supply chains to hedge against the risks of growing geopolitical competition.

Vietnam, Singapore Begin Negotiations on Digital Trade Agreement
June 30, 2021

Vietnam, Singapore Begin Negotiations on Digital Trade Agreement

By Linh Tong
Despite all the challenges, an agreement between the two nations would further liberalize the digital trade environment in Southeast Asia.
The (Probable) Merger of Singapore’s Sembcorp Marine and Keppel Offshore & Marine, Explained
June 29, 2021

The (Probable) Merger of Singapore’s Sembcorp Marine and Keppel Offshore & Marine, Explained

By James Guild
The deal reflects the logic of Singapore’s style of state capitalism, which gives the government a degree of control over strategic assets.

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