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Is Laos’ New Leader Really a Reformer?
April 26, 2017
Is Laos’ New Leader Really a Reformer?
The answer is much more complicated than a surface glance might suggest.
Is Laos’ New Leader Really a Reformer?
Asia Is in the Grip of a Transnational Crime Crisis
December 10, 2016
Asia Is in the Grip of a Transnational Crime Crisis
Yet governments are looking the other way.
Asia Is in the Grip of a Transnational Crime Crisis
Beyond <em>I Am Super Student</em>: Cambodia’s Drug Problem
May 29, 2013
Beyond I Am Super Student: Cambodia’s Drug Problem
Cambodia is slowly coming to terms with a serious drug problem.
Beyond I Am Super Student: Cambodia’s Drug Problem
A New Player in the Narcotics Trade
December 29, 2012
A New Player in the Narcotics Trade
Indonesia’s National Narcotics Agency is concerned Iranian drug syndicates are using asylum seekers as smugglers.
A New Player in the Narcotics Trade
UN Report: Drug Use 'Soaring'
September 22, 2011
UN Report: Drug Use 'Soaring'
A new UN report shows the production and use of synthetic drugs like amphetamines is soaring in Asia.
UN Report: Drug Use 'Soaring'
Laos’s Chinese Gamble
December 24, 2010
Laos’s Chinese Gamble
A new casino complex is supposed to transform poor Ton Pheung into a ‘Macau on the Mekong’. But some locals are already nervous.
Laos’s Chinese Gamble
Golden Triangle Comeback
December 01, 2010
Golden Triangle Comeback
One of Asia’s main opium producing areas, the Golden Triangle, is back in business—with a helping hand from Iran.
Golden Triangle Comeback
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