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A Possible Upside to the US-China Trade War
November 28, 2018
A Possible Upside to the US-China Trade War
Southeast Asian countries may gain from shifting production linked to the tit-for-tat tariff dispute.
A Possible Upside to the US-China Trade War
Reviewing the 2018 ASEAN and East Asia Summits
November 17, 2018
Reviewing the 2018 ASEAN and East Asia Summits
At ASEAN, Singapore hands the reins over to Thailand.
Reviewing the 2018 ASEAN and East Asia Summits
ASEAN’s Digital Transformation Starts With Tomorrow’s Data Talents
October 26, 2018
ASEAN’s Digital Transformation Starts With Tomorrow’s Data Talents
Singapore’s experience might offer useful lessons for fellow ASEAN members as the region transforms into a digital economy.
ASEAN’s Digital Transformation Starts With Tomorrow’s Data Talents
ASEAN’s Limited Role in Solving the Rohingya Crisis
October 12, 2018
ASEAN’s Limited Role in Solving the Rohingya Crisis
Arguably ASEAN can only do so much to influence Myanmar; China and India are well-positioned to do more.
ASEAN’s Limited Role in Solving the Rohingya Crisis
ASEAN Takes a Bold Cybersecurity Step
October 04, 2018
ASEAN Takes a Bold Cybersecurity Step
The third ASEAN Ministerial Conference on Cybersecurity may have been low-key but its developments are important.
ASEAN Takes a Bold Cybersecurity Step
Redundancy and Risk Management: Lessons from Japan’s Disasters for Southeast Asian Infrastructure
September 07, 2018
Redundancy and Risk Management: Lessons from Japan’s Disasters for Southeast Asian Infrastructure
Recent disasters in Japan and its responses present valuable lessons for Southeast Asia's infrastructure boom.
Redundancy and Risk Management: Lessons from Japan’s Disasters for Southeast Asian Infrastructure
Taking Stock of the ASEAN-China South China Sea Code of Conduct Process
August 15, 2018
Taking Stock of the ASEAN-China South China Sea Code of Conduct Process
What lies ahead for the South China Sea?
Taking Stock of the ASEAN-China South China Sea Code of Conduct Process
Reckoning With Human Rights Violations in Thailand's Extraterritorial Investments
July 17, 2018
Reckoning With Human Rights Violations in Thailand's Extraterritorial Investments
As Thailand's investments across ASEAN increase, the country must commit to human rights due diligence that has been lacking.
Reckoning With Human Rights Violations in Thailand's Extraterritorial Investments
LGBT Tourism and Inclusion in Southeast Asia: A Divided Future?
June 21, 2018
LGBT Tourism and Inclusion in Southeast Asia: A Divided Future?
Some countries in Southeast Asia do better than others in welcoming LGBT tourists.
LGBT Tourism and Inclusion in Southeast Asia: A Divided Future?
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Senior Official-Level Quadrilateral Meeting in Singapore
June 08, 2018
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Senior Official-Level Quadrilateral Meeting in Singapore
The 'Quad' continues to progress and its members have shown interest in meeting regularly.
US, Japan, India, and Australia Hold Senior Official-Level Quadrilateral Meeting in Singapore
Reflections on the 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue: What's the Indo-Pacific Anyway?
June 07, 2018
Reflections on the 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue: What's the Indo-Pacific Anyway?
From the "Indo-Pacific" to the Korean Peninsula, what were the main themes and anxieties at the Shangri-La Dialogue?
Reflections on the 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue: What's the Indo-Pacific Anyway?
Are Cambodia and Laos Really Any Closer to Resolving Their Border Dispute?
May 21, 2018
Are Cambodia and Laos Really Any Closer to Resolving Their Border Dispute?
Despite some incremental progress, deeper questions remain unresolved.
Are Cambodia and Laos Really Any Closer to Resolving Their Border Dispute?
Malaysia Won't Look Away From China So Soon, Despite Mahathir's Words
May 20, 2018
Malaysia Won't Look Away From China So Soon, Despite Mahathir's Words
Why Malaysia’s China policy is unlikely to change, for now, despite the election shock.
Malaysia Won't Look Away From China So Soon, Despite Mahathir's Words
What’s in Indonesia’s Indo-Pacific Cooperation Concept?
May 16, 2018
What’s in Indonesia’s Indo-Pacific Cooperation Concept?
The articulation of ASEAN’s own Indo-Pacific concept may pre-empt competitive narratives from Washington or Beijing.
What’s in Indonesia’s Indo-Pacific Cooperation Concept?
What Is the Nature of Power in the Asia-Pacific and Who Wields It?
May 11, 2018
What Is the Nature of Power in the Asia-Pacific and Who Wields It?
A new tool helps rank Asian states by their relative and absolute power rankings across a variety of measures.
What Is the Nature of Power in the Asia-Pacific and Who Wields It?
Consensus by Deletion: Reviewing the 32nd ASEAN Leaders' Summit and the South China Sea
April 30, 2018
Consensus by Deletion: Reviewing the 32nd ASEAN Leaders' Summit and the South China Sea
A close look at the recent summit's chairman's statement shows the grouping's continued subdued treatment of the South China Sea disputes.
Consensus by Deletion: Reviewing the 32nd ASEAN Leaders' Summit and the South China Sea
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