August 16, 2019
The Next Battleground in Trump’s Trade War: Vietnam
By Alexander Hitch
Vietnam is likely the Trump administration’s next trade target. But the calculus differs in key ways from China.
July 19, 2019
New EU-Vietnam Economic Deal: Who Wins and Who Loses?
By Luke Hunt
The deal reveals Hanoi’s diplomatic acumen at negotiating past tensions relative to some of the other key Asian states in a similar environment.
May 24, 2019
How Vietnam Plans to Prevent Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing
By Sampa Kundu
IUU fishing is a pervasive problem in Southeast Asia.
April 20, 2019
Is Vietnam Creeping Into a Succession Crisis?
By Nguyen Khac Giang
Health rumors aside, the big question remains who will follow in Nguyen Phu Trong’s footsteps.
February 15, 2019
Trump-Kim 2: Why Hanoi?
By Viet Phuong Nguyen
What can we tell from the decision to select Hanoi as the venue for the second Trump-Kim meeting?
February 06, 2019
Second Trump-Kim Summit to Take Place February 27-28 in Vietnam
By Ankit Panda
The Vietnam summit will follow up on the outcomes of last year's Singapore summit.
January 30, 2019
Can ASEAN Play a Greater Role in the Mekong Subregion?
By Shawn Ho and Kaewkamol Pitakdumrongkit
ASEAN should aim to be “central” in the Mekong subregion too.
November 28, 2018
A Possible Upside to the US-China Trade War
By Yigal Chazan
Southeast Asian countries may gain from shifting production linked to the tit-for-tat tariff dispute.
October 19, 2018
How Vietnam Benefits From US Strategy in the South China Sea
By Gary Sands
The Trump administration’s free and open Indo-Pacific (FOIP) strategy is quickly gaining more definition.
July 27, 2018
Why North Korea Can't Follow in Vietnam's Footsteps
By Chan-Young Bang
There are several limitations to Vietnam-North Korea economic development comparisons.
June 28, 2018
Why Australia Needs to Reconcile With Its Role in the Vietnam War
By Sayeed Ahmed
With reconciliation, Australia will be in a much stronger position to achieve its stated foreign policy objectives.
June 26, 2018
China in Vogue, But Vietnam Still Hun Sen’s Lifeline
By Alex Willemyns
Has Hun Sen’s embrace of Beijing loosened the CPP’s relationship with Vietnam?