SIGN UP FOR INSIGHTS

    The Eight Steps of North Korean Brinkmanship: Is This Time Different?

    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    Pyongyang’s increasing assertiveness makes the current confrontation more dangerous to regional and global stability than usual.

    Two Decades On, ASEAN’s Fragile Safety Net is Untested

    Wednesday, June 24, 2020
    The purpose of the Chiang Mai Initiative should be renewed and deploying it would be a step towards ASEAN regional financial integration.

    The China-India Confrontation in Ladakh: Three Explanations

    Tuesday, June 23, 2020
    Beijing and Delhi will have to do much to repair trust, stabilize their border, and promote cooperation in the years ahead.

    Featured

    Geopolitics

    India’s China Conundrum

    Thursday, January 23, 2020

    India and China have been trying to break out of the cycle of diplomatic ups and downs, yet obstacles remain.

    Geopolitics

    Abe Power and the US-China Cold War

    Thursday, November 21, 2019

    Shinzo Abe, now Japan’s longest-serving prime minister, is steering Japan across tricky diplomatic waters.

    Geopolitics

    India, the Quad, and the China Question

    Thursday, April 12, 2018

    Australia, India, Japan, and the United States make up the Quad, often seen as a response to an increasingly powerful and competitive China. But the commonality and contradiction of interests that India shares with China makes New Delhi’s perspective somewhat different from that of the other Quad countries. One may argue that India’s participation in the Quad is not a move to antagonize China.

    AsiaGlobal Voices

    Trending Opinions From Across the Region

    How to Make Dhaka University the “Oxford of the East” Again

    Monday, July 6, 2020
    We need to prepare a 25-year perspective plan with immediate, mid- and long-term targets.

    Post-Covid, Sustainable Tourism, Fisheries Keys to Growth in Small-Island States

    Monday, July 6, 2020
    The pandemic provides a historic opportunity to advocate for policy decisions that are pro-environment, pro-climate and pro-poor.

    Democracy is in Jeopardy over the DPRK

    Wednesday, July 1, 2020
    The attitude of the current leadership makes one question whether democracy and human rights still make up the fundamental core of our national identity.

    Fear and discrimination: Are Japanese cities ready for life with Covid-19?

    Monday, July 6, 2020
    The best way to promote inclusion in Japan is to build on the already existing network of cities.

    Parliamentary Elections: Nation at a Crossroads

    Monday, July 6, 2020
    All races and religious groups must unite in one common ideal of pursuing a prosperous and peaceful motherland for all.

    Playing it Safe and Getting by in the World

    Monday, June 22, 2020
    Thailand cannot regain strategic heft and command global attention until it goes through a reckoning.

    News from Asia Global Institute

    INTERVIEW | IS JAPAN READY FOR A COVID-19 OUTBREAK? | YOSHIKAZU KATO

    Monday, March 2, 2020

    Yoshikazu Kato, Adjunct Associate Professor, Asia Global Institute 

    While the Japanese government maintains the country is safe from a large-scale COVID-19 epidemic, many people worry that the virus may over-stretch its medical system. Our adjunct associate professor Yoshikazu Kato shares his views on the subject with CGTN.

    OP-ED I CHINA’S RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

    Monday, February 3, 2020

    Ananth Krishnan, 2019 AsiaGlobal Fellow, Asia Global Institute

    China is facing its ultimate test with the Novel Coronavirus outbreak. Ananth Krishnan, 2019 AsiaGlobal Fellow, gives his take on China’s response to the new virus.

    OP-ED I DEMOCRACY IN MALAWI I GEORGE LWANDA AND JOHN CHIPEMBERE LWANDA

    Tuesday, February 25, 2020

    2018 AsiaGlobal Fellow George Lwanda and John Chipembere Lwanda

    2018 AsiaGlobal Fellow George Lwanda and John Chipembere Lwanda argue that Scotland has a moral obligation founded on its historical and cultural links with Malawi to publicly take a stand that supports and not compromises the democratic will of the people of Malawi.

    PODCAST | THE HONG KONG PROTESTS: THE VIEW FROM CAMPUS | ALEJANDRO REYES

    Tuesday, January 14, 2020

    Alejandro T. Reyes

    Asia Global Institute Director of Knowledge Dissemination Alejandro Reyes speaks with SupChina on the Hong Kong protests.

    ASIAN PERSPECTIVES ON GLOBAL ISSUES

    SIGN UP FOR INSIGHTS