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Indo-Pacific : One Region, Many Visions?
Diverse perspectives on the idea of “Indo-Pacific” are resulting in a lack of clarity on this concept. As a framework, the Indo-Pacific seeks to create a connected multipolar Asia that must be governed by commonly agreed ...
WTO’s Potential Game-Changer : Global e-Commerce Rules?
The recently launched WTO negotiations on e-commerce seeks to establish a new rulebook for e-commerce trade, and could be a potential game-changer for the global economy.
Singapore’s Military History : Look Beyond World War II
A longer, deeper lens on Singapore’s military history should go beyond the overused stories of World War II heroism.
Indonesian Presidential Election 2019 – Grand Narratives in Outer Provinces : Impact of Islam on Politics
The 212 movements of pious Muslims are not just a Javanese phenomenon. In the outer provinces in West Sumatra, North Sumatra, South Sulawesi and North Sulawesi, the 212 grand narratives influence local Muslim voters in ...
BJP in 2019 : A More Militant Hindutva?
As the BJP stumbles in recent Assembly elections and in the polls, it seems set to embrace a more militant Hindutva agenda as its core electoral strategy.
New Trends in Humanitarian Assistance – Blockchain for Humanitarian Aid : Problem or Panacea?
A notable development in the Fourth Industrial Revolution is blockchain technology. Originally created as an alternative means of financial transfer, the technology can be applied to any type of information and asset. ...
Singapore’s Nascent Urban Farming : Potential Future Regional Centre?
Singapore signalled strong support for its urban farming industry by tendering 24 hectares of land for high-productivity vegetable farms in 2017. Foresighted action is now needed to reduce risk to leafy vegetable producers ...
International Maritime Review 2017 - Need for More Inclusive Asia-Pac Maritime Diplomacy
The International Maritime Review 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN). But it also attests to the maturing maritime diplomacy in Southeast Asia that contributes to a rules-based maritime ...
Protecting Our Seas - Marine Environmental Protection and Cooperation: An ASEAN-China Framework?
Marine environmental protection (MEP) in the South China Sea may hold the key to building mutual trust and confidence among claimant states. ASEAN together with China may form a cooperative management framework with MEP ...
Russia-China Relations : Alliance in the Making?
The meeting between Vladimir Putin and Xi Jingping in Vladivostok on 11 September 2018 and the first-ever participation of Chinese units in the Vostok-2018 military exercise have renewed speculation about the emergence of ...