December 10, 2019
Clash of Killer Robots? Japan’s Role in Preventing AI Apocalypse
By Daisuke Akimoto
Japan has a responsibility to spearhead discussions on the legal regulation of lethal autonomous weapons systems.
October 24, 2019
The Future of Biometrics: Opportunities and Challenges
By Trisha Ray
While the use of biometrics has its advantages, countries are only beginning to wrestle with the underlying challenges it poses.
August 31, 2019
Data and Development: Harnessing AI in Nepal
By Manish Gyawali
Adopting AI tools is critical for a country like Nepal, where much policymaking is still done without any accurate data.
July 11, 2019
Can India Become an AI Power on Its Own Terms?
By Tridivesh Singh Maini and Prannv Dhawan
India has big plans for AI, but more needs to be done in the area of execution.
June 25, 2019
The G20 Comes to Japan: Making Sense of the Osaka Agenda
By Wrenn Yennie Lindgren
How do the outcomes of the G-20’s eight engagement groups factor into this year’s Osaka Summit?
June 18, 2019
China in Tajikistan: New Report Claims Chinese Troops Patrol Large Swaths of the Afghan-Tajik Border
By Catherine Putz
A new WSJ report cites a Tajik official claiming China is much more deeply involved in Tajikistan than it admits.
November 02, 2018
India and Japan Boost Relations With High-Tech Focus
By Sangeeta Mahapatra
“Our software and Japan’s hardware can do wonders” Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared.
July 14, 2018
Slow and Steady: India’s Tentative Steps Into the AI Race
By Trisha Ray
A little late to the game, India certainly has the talent and expertise to be an AI power.
January 19, 2018
Google Translate's Mongolia Service Goes Horribly Wrong
By Sergey Radchenko
No Mongolian speaker would think of their language as gobbledygook but a Google glitch made it so.
August 23, 2017
The Great US-China Biotechnology and Artificial Intelligence Race
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Eleonore Pauwels.
July 21, 2017
China Vows to Become an Artificial Intelligence World Leader
By Charlotte Gao
China launches a grand plan for AI industries and sets the goal for next dozen years