Regions / Singapore
With Singapore's longtime strongman now passed away, some expect the statelet's authoritarian political culture to follow him into the grave.
Like Singapore’s recently deceased Lee Kuan Yew and China’s Deng Xiaoping, Vladimir Putin is establishing a political succession that ensures continuity for his brand of authoritarianism.
Driven by a rising China and arms exports from the United States, military spending in Asia is on the increase.
Thomas Friedman once said the hidden hand of the market needs the hidden fist of the military. The TPP and the Obama administration's Pacific Pivot pack both.
Is it possible to export the liberal arts to places that restrict civil liberties?
Postcard From ... Singapore
Development Muzak plays again in Singapore at annual meetings.