Russian academics were recently in Phnom Penh to discuss the possibility of training Cambodian officials in diplomacy.
Australia’s Senate on Thursday approved a package of new laws aimed at “preventing espionage and foreign interference”.
Asean countries are no strangers to conflict and violence.
Taiwan’s leader Tsai Ing-wen calls on the international community to “constrain China” and “minimise the expansion of their [China’s] hegemonic influence”.
US President Donald Trump has repeatedly accused the Chinese government of acting in bad faith in its approach to trade, domestic investment, and intellectual property.
This May 22 marked four years since Thailand’s last coup – the 12th successful one (out of 19) in Thailand since 1932.
US farmers and aircraft manufacturers may soon lose their share in the emerging Chinese market due to Donald Trump’s trade frictions with EU member states and Beijing.
The Asian region and the global economy have relied on American leadership but now it is necessary for Asia to step up.
New Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed recently visited Japan and rekindled his Look East Policy, this strongly indicates the Pakatan Harapan government’s interest to work closer with Japan.
US Defense Secretary James Mattis is scheduled to visit China from June 26 to 28, his first official trip to China, and eighth to Asia, in the 17 months since assuming office.
Almost a half century of negotiations to improve the agreement culminated in the creation of the World Trade Organization in 1995.
While predictably there has been scepticism about the possibility of American troops withdrawing from the Korean peninsula, such an outcome, however, should not discounted, write Markus Bell and Geoffrey Fattig.
Is the US tilting toward a containment strategy against China? On the one hand, the US seems to be more motivated and active in containing China.
The principles of openness, non-discrimination, transparency and open regionalism – which have helped generate prosperity in the region, especially for developing economies in Asia – are being severely challenged.
Over the past few decades, the relationship between Cambodia and Japan has been peaceful and prosperous.
On June 1, President Donald Trump launched the opening salvo of a trade war by unilaterally imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imported into the country from the European Union (EU), Canada and Mexico.
Even if a trade war does not eventuate, the world will witness an investment war which could potentially damage the global economy to a great extent.
Chinese smartphone and telecommunications equipment maker Huawei wrote an open letter to Australian lawmakers on Monday.
Is the Indonesia Solidarity Party (PSI) a distinctly new political vehicle that is detached from the old guards of Indonesian politics?
The political left in South Korea is now in a strong position from which to pursue a vigorous detente with North Korea. Robert E Kelly tells why.
The Trump administration’s introduction of sweeping import tariffs on steel and aluminum raises the real possibility of a global trade war.
US President Donald Trump has requested the US Trade Representative (USTR) to identify a new list of $200 billion of Chinese goods for slapping additional 10 percent tariffs.
If Abe does not come to the table with North Korea and attempt to resolve the abduction problem, he will likely become increasingly marginalised.
The euro may be approaching another crisis. Italy, the eurozone’s third largest economy, has chosen what can at best be described as a Eurosceptic government.
The Trump administration announced tariffs on Chinese high-tech and industrial imports worth of $50 billion.
Keziah wears a “Chinese dress” to her senior prom and KABOOM! – the Internet is awash with a tsunami of verbal debris about “cultural appropriation”
“Among all unimportant subjects”, said Pope John Paul II, “football is by far the most important.”
Asean and Japan’s senior officials participating in the 33rd Asean-Japan Forum in Tokyo last week reaffirmed the importance of the Asean-Japan Strategic Partnership.
In a transparent vote, FIFA members have made the only logical choice they could while ignoring US President Donald Trump.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup – a carnival for worldwide fans – kicked off last night at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.