Posts Tagged: ASEAN
The Philippines and Vietnam are natural allies in their common territorial struggles against China. But they should leave Washington out of it.
As the economies of Southeast Asia integrate, Thailand's social divide is as stark as ever.
The growing U.S. military presence in Asia could backfire, giving birth to what it ostensibly seeks to prevent.
A new group of opposition Alawites is complicating the increasingly sectarian character of Syria's civil war.
APEC's record of irrelevance is rivaled by few other international forums.
A more stable U.S.-China relationship is needed to avoid great-power conflict in the South China Sea.
It might be the world's largest free trade area, writes columnist Walden Bello, but Southeast Asia is still getting a raw trade deal from China.
There should be no returning to the unsustainable status quo at the East Asia Summit.
Andrew Wells-Dang questions whether Western capitalism is transforming Vietnam into a neo-liberal paradise.
Beijing is wooing Southeast Asia. Washington can either try to break up the relationship, writes Evelyn Goh, or work out a more peaceable ménage a trois.