China

Chinese HE students in the UK: social media, connections…

September 11, 2019 0

Image Credit: Manchester University 6 by Francisco Osorio/Flickr, License: CC BY 2.0. Written by Yimei Zhu. The UK has a global reputation for higher education…

India

The Kashmir dispute and complex interdependence

September 20, 2019 0

Image Credit: Kashmir Global/Flickr; Licence: CC BY 2.0. Written by Anam Fatima. The contemporary globalised world order reflects the mode of complex interdependence. The theory of complex interdependence…

Pakistan

The Kashmir dispute and complex interdependence

September 20, 2019 0

Image Credit: Kashmir Global/Flickr; Licence: CC BY 2.0. Written by Anam Fatima. The contemporary globalised world order reflects the mode of complex interdependence. The theory of complex interdependence…

Bangladesh

Money politics and the structural power of business in…

July 25, 2019 3

Written by Farid Uddin Ahmed. Image Credit: Bangladesh Bank by ASaber91/Flickr; Licence: CC BY-SA 2.0. Since the mid-1980s, money politics has emerged as a new but critical aspect of…

Taiwan

Indigenous media in transformation: Languages and other factors in…

September 21, 2019 0

Image credit: TITV and Alian Radio title on CTV Building 20180101 by Solomon203 /Creative Common, license CC BY-SA 4.0 Written by Chia Sui Crystal Sun What…

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

The Sino-Russian Partnership and the North Korean Nuclear Crisis

June 21, 2019 0

Written by Elizabeth Wishnick. Image Credit: Tri-Border area by Caitriana Nicholson/Flickr, License: CC BY-SA 2.0. This brief outlines Chinese and Russian interests in North Korea, examines how…

Sri Lanka

Gotabaya: Sri Lanka’s strong man?

August 22, 2019 0

Image Credit: OIST/Flickr; Licence: CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. Written by Viruben Nandakumar. ‘You talk about human rights, you talk about freedom of individuals, you talk about reconciliation, but all…

Malaysia

Crazy Rich Asians and competing Asian subjectivities

August 9, 2019 0

Written by Mark Gallagher. Image Credit (header image and included screenshots): Crazy Rich Asians (2018). Directed by Jon M. Chu. [Film]. US: Warner Bros. Enterntainment. The…

Philippines

Fishing in troubled waters: Defence status as an explanatory…

August 16, 2019 0

Image credit: ‘Rodrigo Duterte ภาพจาก https://commons.wikimedia.org’ by Prachatai is licenced under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. Written by Ananda Devi Domingo-Almase. In July 2016, the verdict which…

Myanmar

Book review: ‘Liberalism and Democracy in Myanmar’

August 15, 2019 0

Written by Debby Sze Wan Chan. Image Credit: ‘‘Untitled" by gforbes /CC; Licence: CC BY-SA 2.0. Since the dissolution of the military regime in 2011, discussions about…