China

Income and poverty in China and the findings of…

July 19, 2019 0

Written by Peter M. Foggin. Image Credit: Just Behind My Building by Kyle Taylor/Flickr; Licence: CC BY 2.0. Recently, China’s official English language newspaper, the…

India

Where are India’s regional parties heading?

July 17, 2019 0

Written by Ashish Ranjan. Image Credit: Adam Jones/Flickr; Licence: CC BY-SA 2.0. The results of the 2019 election to India’s parliament, the Lok Sabha, throw up…

Pakistan

Chinese Christianity encounters Islam along the Belt and Road…

July 3, 2019 0

Written by Emily Dawes. Image Credit: A Crucifix by Simon Shek/Flickr; Licence: CC BY 2.0. China’s indigenous Christian missions began in the early twentieth century with…

Bangladesh

Cricketing diary: The 2019 World Cup

July 1, 2019 0

Image Credit: 2019 Cricket World Cup by Trending Topics 2019/Flickr, Licence: Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) Written by Anna Parkinson The 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC)…

Taiwan

An analysis of President Tsai’s victory in the presidential…

June 26, 2019 0

Written by Timothy S. Rich. Image Credit: Thierry Ehrmann/Flickr; Licence CC BY 2.0. On Thursday 13 June 2019 Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen won the Democratic Progressive Party’s…

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

Cricketing diary: The 2019 World Cup

July 1, 2019 0

Image Credit: 2019 Cricket World Cup by Trending Topics 2019/Flickr, Licence: Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) Written by Anna Parkinson The 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC)…

Malaysia

Patterns in politics on palm oil

June 7, 2019 0

Written by Otto Hospes. Image Credit: Oil palm by CIFOR/Flickr, Licence CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. The recent controversy between Indonesia and the EU over the revised EU Renewable Energy Directive…

Philippines

An alternative take on President Rodrigo Duterte’s ‘overwhelming’ midterm…

July 12, 2019 0

Written by Ronald U. Mendoza and Leonardo M. Jaminola III. Image Credit: Rodrigo Duterte ภาพจาก by  Prachatai/Flickr; Licence: CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. President Rodrigo R. Duterte recently completed his…

Myanmar

Myanmar’s stalled peace process

April 3, 2019 0

Written by Ashley South. Recent international attention in Myanmar has been focused on the plight of the Rohingya population of Northern Rakhine State, 700,000 of…