Is Anzac Day a remembrance or a sedative?
Six ideas for rescuing Australian digital diplomacy
China's economic march into Pakistan
Burma: The return of the 'vigilantes'
Pacific Island links: PNG budget and falling LNG prices, Bougainville mining, PACER plus and more
China and Japan find middle ground in Indonesia
Tareq Kamleh: A medical jihad?
NPT parties meet to review nuclear progress and challenges
Anzac Day at Gallipoli
Gillard, Obama and the progressive alliance
Australia and UN peacekeeping: Time for a reset
How should a democracy fight terrorism?
Obama embarks on longest ever presidential India visit
Drugs and the death penalty in Southeast Asia
Social media is not electronic graffiti
Australia's Security Council presence will be missed
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
No, the IMF did not cause the Ebola crisis
Hizbullah feeling the strain
China cyberspies target more than just F-35
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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