Pacific Island links: Manus Island, Bishop in PNG, New Caledonia’s government collapses and more
India's new Asia-Pacific strategy: 'Act East'
Will school attack finally change Pakistani attitudes to the Taliban?
The history of the new Chinese empire
Sydney siege: A postscript
Christmas of contrasts in Indonesia
Beijing determined to advance sovereignty claims in South China Sea
CIA torture: What did Australia know?
Beijing's South China Sea objective is clear: To extend control
Growth and equality: No trade-off necessary
Should the US retrench from South Korea? Yes
China: Economic war and the humbling of multinationals
Quarter of a million people displaced in Myanmar's humanitarian crisis
Indonesia: Dispelling the ghosts of '98
Iraq: ISIS's error, Maliki's mismanagement, Obama's opportunity
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
UN in South Sudan: The ghosts of Rwanda and Srebrenica
Just how expensive is renewable energy?
China's Xinjiang policy: A Middle East headache
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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