Sunday, October 22, 2017

Security beefed up in three southern Thailand coastal provinces

Security officials in three coastal provinces along the Andaman Sea well known as tourist attractions have been put on alert for potential violent incidents...

The Great British Leap Forward: The dawning of a new era...

Chinese President Xi Jinping and British Prime Minister David Cameron. Pic: AP. Last week’s official UK state visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping has been...

Single Internet gateway project sparks Thai Netizens Uproar

Continue reading here: Single Internet gateway project sparks Thai Netizens Uproar With a well-developed infrastructure, a free-enterprise economy, generally pro-investment policies, and strong export industries,...

Will Nepal once again become a Hindu state?

Author: Pawan Kumar Sen, Leiden University Nepal was constituted as a secular state after the endorsement of the Interim Constitution in January 2007, which was...

Malaysia’s troubles just beginning

Author: Andrew Harding, NUS As it tussles with multiple crises of political legitimacy and governance, Malaysia has reached a decisive point in its more than...

South Korea’s generation of discontent

Author: Hyung-a Kim, ANU In South Korea 410,000 young people in their 20s are looking for work and unemployed. This is up from 330,000 in...

Economic reform needed to achieve Modi’s ‘Make in India’ slogan

Author: M. Govinda Rao, NIPFP Of the many slogans coined by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government, ‘Make in India’ is the most important. It promises...

Hypocrisy mars RMB devaluation debate

Author: Stephen Olson, Hinrich Foundation The verdict on China’s recent currency devaluations differs depending on who you listen to. To some, the devaluations are either...