The signing of a US$5 billion rail deal with China is a landmark for Prayut’s government. But who does the deal really benefit?
Vietnam’s solution to China’s posturing up is to reach out to allies. The stronger diplomatic ties may become the best weapon in Vietnam’s arsenal.
Services which let people access shared goods and facilities need careful management to reach their full financial and social potential.
China’s nude loans are a sign of the country’s deficient student loan system. Beijing must create proper credit-borrowing channels specially catered to students to solve the problem.
Japan’s largest warship has made a controversial sailing through disputed waters as Abe’s nation warms up to increasing militarisation.
Anti-Chinese sentiments are building across Southeast Asia. Can grassroots movements derail Xi Jinping’s big plans?
Live streaming is gaining traction across Asia as a social activity and lucrative profession. Governments across the region have been quick to recognise the need to carefully watch what is going on.
Chinese carmaker Zhejiang Geely has taken on an almost half share of Proton in a deal which will give them easy access to growth opportunities in ASEAN member markets.
Young Vietnamese women are being trafficked into China to be sold as brides to Chinese men. These innocents are being made to pay for the past failings of Chinese governmental policy.
Beijing’s decision not to invite the Singaporean Prime Minister to a key summit is part of a larger plan to undermine Southeast Asian regional politics.