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Why UK-ASEAN Trade Ties Are Thriving
June 05, 2018
Why UK-ASEAN Trade Ties Are Thriving
ASEAN matters to Britain and is a key component in the UK’s drive to increase trade with countries around the world.
Why UK-ASEAN Trade Ties Are Thriving
More Than Leadership, the Commonwealth Needs a Purpose
May 03, 2018
More Than Leadership, the Commonwealth Needs a Purpose
Renewed interest in India and the UK might provide new impetus to the 53-member group.
More Than Leadership, the Commonwealth Needs a Purpose
For Balance, Australia Aims to Draw the UK Back into the Pacific
April 19, 2018
For Balance, Australia Aims to Draw the UK Back into the Pacific
The United Kingdom has an extensive Pacific legacy, but there’s room and demand for increased engagement and aid.
For Balance, Australia Aims to Draw the UK Back into the Pacific
The Ablyazov Affair: ‘Fraud on an Epic Scale’
February 23, 2018
The Ablyazov Affair: ‘Fraud on an Epic Scale’
New rounds of litigation add to the opaque case of fugitive ex-Kazakh minister Mukhtar Ablyazov.
The Ablyazov Affair: ‘Fraud on an Epic Scale’
UK, Japan Push Ahead With Joint Air-to-Air Missile Project
November 29, 2017
UK, Japan Push Ahead With Joint Air-to-Air Missile Project
The project which has been continuing since 2014 is moving to a prototype stage next year.
UK, Japan Push Ahead With Joint Air-to-Air Missile Project
Will Brexit Affect Regionalism in Southeast Asia?
September 08, 2017
Will Brexit Affect Regionalism in Southeast Asia?
ASEAN should reflect seriously on Brexit, and the UK will need to reconnect alone with Southeast Asia.
Will Brexit Affect Regionalism in Southeast Asia?
UK-Japan: Prime Minister May Tries to Allay Brexit Fears with State Visit
September 06, 2017
UK-Japan: Prime Minister May Tries to Allay Brexit Fears with State Visit
Was May's visit sufficient to alleviate Japanese concerns about Brexit?
UK-Japan: Prime Minister May Tries to Allay Brexit Fears with State Visit
From London to Yiwu in 17 Days: OBOR's British Connection
April 12, 2017
From London to Yiwu in 17 Days: OBOR's British Connection
After the westbound train's arrival in January, British officials heralded the launch of the eastbound train this week.
From London to Yiwu in 17 Days: OBOR's British Connection
Japan and UK to Collaborate on Advanced Stealth Fighter Jet
March 28, 2017
Japan and UK to Collaborate on Advanced Stealth Fighter Jet
Japan and the United Kingdom have agreed to explore options to jointly develop a new fighter aircraft.
Japan and UK to Collaborate on Advanced Stealth Fighter Jet
Australia and the Crown
December 31, 2016
Australia and the Crown
Australia's debate on becoming a republic continues to rage on.
Australia and the Crown
What's Next in the Ablyazov Saga? French Court Set to Rule on Extradition
December 09, 2016
What's Next in the Ablyazov Saga? French Court Set to Rule on Extradition
The UN Special Rapporteur on Torture warns that if Ablyazov is extradited to Russia, he will likely end up back in Kazakhstan.
What's Next in the Ablyazov Saga? French Court Set to Rule on Extradition
United Kingdom and Japan Hold First-Ever Joint Fighter Exercise
October 25, 2016
United Kingdom and Japan Hold First-Ever Joint Fighter Exercise
For the first time since the end of World War II, British fighter aircraft are ‘targeting’ Japanese warplanes.
United Kingdom and Japan Hold First-Ever Joint Fighter Exercise
Conrad Prince on the United Kingdom's Cyber Strategy and Asia
October 15, 2016
Conrad Prince on the United Kingdom's Cyber Strategy and Asia
Conrad Prince, UK Cyber Ambassador, speaks with The Diplomat about cyber security and the Asia-Pacific.
Conrad Prince on the United Kingdom's Cyber Strategy and Asia
UK-China Ties Put to the Test Over Hinkley Point Nuclear Power Project
August 12, 2016
UK-China Ties Put to the Test Over Hinkley Point Nuclear Power Project
A surprise spying revelation may push a decision by Theresa May's new government.
UK-China Ties Put to the Test Over Hinkley Point Nuclear Power Project
Brexit: The American Founding Fathers Had it Right: Direct Democracy Is a Dead Duck
June 25, 2016
Brexit: The American Founding Fathers Had it Right: Direct Democracy Is a Dead Duck
David Cameron should have heeded Alexander Hamilton’s skepticism of ‘pure democracy.’
Brexit: The American Founding Fathers Had it Right: Direct Democracy Is a Dead Duck
Post-Brexit, What Are the Geopolitical and Economic Consequences for Asia?
June 25, 2016
Post-Brexit, What Are the Geopolitical and Economic Consequences for Asia?
The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union. How will that affect Asia?
Post-Brexit, What Are the Geopolitical and Economic Consequences for Asia?
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