Xi in America: China's poor grasp of public diplomacy on full display
Marise Payne: Five criteria for success as defence minister
DFAT & digital diplomacy: In denial and in need of review
Obama-Xi summit produces landmark deal to reduce dangerous military encounters
Chinese non-interference has changed, but not in Iraq and Syria
Australia's 'prickly' relations with EU hamper climate diplomacy
China's emissions-trading announcement is a signal to the world
Digital Diplomacy links: Modi at Facebook, Russia memes, DFAT in denial and more
Pacific Island links: PNG's economy, regionalism, SDGs, Chinese debt relief and more
Russian air strikes reveal bankruptcy of US policy in Syria
What if Beijing and Washington understood each other perfectly...but still clashed?
Julie Bishop talks soft power at the Lowy Institute, but where was digital diplomacy?
The stories we never hear from Papua
Don't blame Obama for ISIS
China's worldview, in six parts
South China Sea: Washington says one thing but Beijing hears another
Putin's pivot: The Russians are coming to Asia
Was India's special-forces raid into Myanmar a signal to China and Pakistan?
Al Jazeera poll shows alarming levels of support for ISIS
Shangri La Dialogue: Ash Carter strikes determined, reasonable tone
In policy world, 'inclusion' the new black
Reader riposte: Australia no e-diplomacy slouch
Asian Century Linkage: Burma, Green China, Kim Jong Il's will and more
6 June 2012 2:46PM
World Bank report
: '...the railway sector in China has been a pioneer in integrating environmental impact analysis and management into infrastructure projects.' (H/t
And in related news, The Economist has a
new report out on China's renewable energy sector
We're a bit late to this, but here's
Aburizal Bakrie's recent speech at the University of WA
. Bakrie is a powerful political player in Indonesia and could be its next president. (Thanks Arjuna.)
The latest issue of ISEAS monitor
, a quarterly survey of Southeast Asia. (Thanks Milton.)
The days of easy growth are over.
China needs another wave of reforms
A South Korean think tank claims to have got hold of Kim Jong Il's will. If the document is real,
it is revealing of North Korea's diplomacy
If you want a picture of China when economic development first began,
. And development can easily go wrong:
Rangoon is already being handed over to crony capitalists
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