China

Lawfare by proxy: Huawei touts “independent” legal advice by…

February 14, 2019 0

This article was originally published by Sinopsis and is available here. Written by Sinopsis and Jichang Lulu. The series of warnings against Chinese technology company…

India

Redefining the issues in Kashmir

February 5, 2019 0

Khalid Jarral Following the example of his predecessors, Secretary-General António Guterres has expressed his inability to engage in mediation or preventive action on the Kashmir…

Pakistan

China’s BRI in Pakistan – a poster child for…

January 29, 2019 0

Filippo Boni and Katharine Adeney By making the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) the poster child of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), China has invested…

Bangladesh

The indigenous tribes of Bangladesh: small voices lost in…

November 8, 2018 0

Written by Tanzia Amreen Haq. Bangladesh, with its broken electoral system, diminishing democracy and neglected human rights, lives in a state of violent peace. The…

Taiwan

Songs of Defiance: LGBT Pop Music in Taiwan (Post-2018…

February 14, 2019 0

Written by Matt Taylor In part one of this two-article feature, where we are trying to understand the impact of the November 2018 same-sex marriage…

LGBT issues in 2019

February 11, 2019 0

Japan

China and Japan – an unlikely climate partnership?

December 13, 2018 0

By Chris G. Pope. On 7 October 2018, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a report which focused on the devastating impacts of a…

North Korea

President Trump, China has probably done all it can…

December 3, 2018 0

Written by Gregory J. Moore. Despite the hoopla and high expectations surrounding the meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un in Singapore earlier this year,…

Sri Lanka

Project Hope: A charity from Nottingham improving the lives…

November 6, 2018 0

Kilian Bachmair As part of the Rosie May Foundation’s international internship programme, four students from the University of Nottingham spent three weeks at the foundation’s…

Malaysia

Energy security in Malaysia: Current and future scenarios

December 11, 2018 0

By Saleh Shadman, Christina Chin M.M. and Novita Sakundarini. Energy security is one of the main concerns that lurks behind almost every country’s energy policy.…

Philippines

Pampering London with Pinoy care

January 11, 2019 0

Written by Aileen Macalintal. Patricia ‘Patchot’ Manuel, 33, has just finished her 12-hour nursing duty at an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) for babies. Over dinner…

Myanmar

Preaching hate and violence: The (militant) Buddhist perspective

June 5, 2018 0

Written by Peter Lehr. When discussing religion and violence in Southeast Asia, the first concept that usually comes to mind is that of jihad or…