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Coronavirus Now Poised for Outsized Impact in South Korea
February 28, 2020

Coronavirus Now Poised for Outsized Impact in South Korea

By Kyle Ferrier
South Korea now has the most cases outside of China, and the government is ramping up efforts to respond.

South Korea, US Postpone Annual Military Drills Due to Virus
February 28, 2020

South Korea, US Postpone Annual Military Drills Due to Virus

By Associated Press
The South Korean and U.S. militaries announced Thursday that they were postponing their annual joint drills due to concern about a viral outbreak that has infected soldiers in both countries' armed forces.
Time to Reopen the Kaesong Industrial Complex? A Conversation With Jin-hyang Kim
February 27, 2020

Time to Reopen the Kaesong Industrial Complex? A Conversation With Jin-hyang Kim

By Grant Wyeth
Jin-hyang Kim speaks on the enduring importance of the Kaesong Industrial Complex.

The Coronavirus Outbreak: How Democratic Taiwan Outperformed Authoritarian China
February 27, 2020

The Coronavirus Outbreak: How Democratic Taiwan Outperformed Authoritarian China

By Victor (Lin) Pu
Taiwan’s example proves that the free flow of information is the best treatment for the coronavirus outbreak.

US, South Korea Militaries Face New Enemy in Viral Outbreak
February 27, 2020

US, South Korea Militaries Face New Enemy in Viral Outbreak

By Associated Press
The U.S. and South Korean militaries face a new and formidable enemy that could hurt battle readiness: a virus spreading around the world that has infected more than 1,200 people in South Korea.

China Unveils Latest Z-10 Attack Helicopter Variant
February 26, 2020

China Unveils Latest Z-10 Attack Helicopter Variant

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Chinese state-owned media released images of a People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Zhishengji-10 (Z-10) attack helicopter fitted with new engine exhaust outlets.

At G20 Finance Meeting, Japan Sticks to Optimism Despite Viral Outbreak
February 26, 2020

At G20 Finance Meeting, Japan Sticks to Optimism Despite Viral Outbreak

By Mina Pollmann
Japan's finance minister and central bank head both downplayed the economic impact from coronavirus.
Cross-border South Korean Drama Overcomes Political Risks
February 26, 2020

Cross-border South Korean Drama Overcomes Political Risks

By Juwon Park
The team behind the drama had to tread carefully in order to avoid glorifying or misrepresenting the state. 

How Does Asia Think About Taiwan and Its New Southbound Policy?
February 26, 2020

How Does Asia Think About Taiwan and Its New Southbound Policy?

By Jeremy Huai-Che Chiang
Attempting to gauge public sentiments in Asian countries toward Taiwan and its outreach attempts.

Abe: Flex Hours, Work Style Among Key Steps to Fight Virus
February 25, 2020

Abe: Flex Hours, Work Style Among Key Steps to Fight Virus

By Associated Press
The Japanese prime minister took aim at the country’s work culture amid concerns about further spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus.

The Missing Link in China’s Economic Ambitions in Latin America
February 25, 2020

The Missing Link in China’s Economic Ambitions in Latin America

By Wenyuan Wu
The spotty records of Chinese companies on sustainability continue to undermine Beijing’s ambitions in the region.
An ‘October Surprise’ From North Korea?
February 25, 2020

An ‘October Surprise’ From North Korea?

By Ankit Panda
North Korea’s plans remain unclear amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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