The outcome of Russia’s presidential election on March 18 is a foregone conclusion: the incumbent, Vladimir Putin, will win after garnering 5-6 times more votes than the second-place candidate.
The US and the EU have taken a gradual approach to put pressure on Cambodia. They have threatened to impose economic sanctions if the political development is not reversed and democracy is not restored.
The United Nations has a long history of promoting peace and advancing human development in Cambodia.
Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 US presidential election did not usher in a new era of social media, or spell the demise of the traditional press.
Once living standards in China reach a certain level, citizens will almost certainly demand far more personal freedom and political accountability.
North Korea has emerged as the early favourite to grab one of the Winter Olympics’ most important medals: the diplomatic gold.
We were warned. The venture capitalist and Netscape founder Marc Andreessen wrote a widely read essay in 2011 entitled “Why Software Is Eating the World”. But we didn’t take Mr Andreessen seriously; we thought it was only a metaphor.
The US foreign policy is simple: you obey to Washington, you are a good guy; you try to remain independent, you are a bad guy.
The exchange of rhetoric over the membership of Cambodia at the United Nations (UN) emerged recently between the ruling party and the defunct opposition party.
Strategic competition between major powers, particularly between China and the US, is poised to heighten from this year onward. The geo-strategic balance of power is shifting.
Since 1993, Cambodia has gone through many trials and tribulations, in security, in politics, in border clashes, armed insurrections, illegal armed forces and the like.
This year marks the 65th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Cambodia and Japan. Both countries plan to organise a series of events to commemorate their time-honoured friendship and partnership.
Singapore is facing challenges and pressures in navigating fluid regional uncertainties with increased power competition between the US and China.
In the last 20 years, rapid economic growth in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) has reduced poverty and brought prosperity to many of its 420 million people.
China exports more to the US than the US exports to China, and that makes Donald Trump furious – so furious, in fact, that he may be willing to start a trade war over it.
PM wraps up his state visit to India, with new hope and commitment to strengthen the bilateral partnership between the two countries and their people.
Prime Minister Hun Sen’s official state visit to India this week gives credible optimism for a bolstered trade relationship between the two countries.
Within a few decades, the internet has transformed the global economy and rendered the old Westphalian order increasingly obsolete.
How can a small state like Cambodia navigate through the increasingly complex and uncertain geopolitical landscape in the Asia Pacific region?
A free press is the key test of whether a nation has true freedom of speech. Across the region, every country is failing the test.