Asia

Asia’s Deadly Pirates

June 30, 2017 da50 0

  Despite genuine improvements in maritime security by Asian littoral states in recent years, Asia remains the global number one hotspot for piracy on the high seas, according to reports from global maritime watchdogs and […]

Asia

The Indo-Pacific: what kind of peace?

June 22, 2017 da50 0

  Prime Minister Turnbull’s keynote address to the recent Shangri-La Dialogue turned upon one critical question: what kind of peace does Australia hope to see in the 21st century Indo-Pacific? That’s not a small question. […]

Asia

Southeast Asia’s Democratic Deficit

June 16, 2017 da50 0

  Southeast Asia accounts for sizeable chunks of global investment and manufacturing capacity; it straddles vital lines of trade and communication. Whether it is mobile phone parts or clothing and accessories, Southeast Asia is a […]