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IMF Changing of the Guard : Sorry Tale of Leadership Transition
An opportunity to reform the process of appointing the leadership position of the IMF has surfaced but it is unlikely to be seized. Instead, liberal values such as meritocracy, diversity and representation are likely to ...
EU’s New Commission Leadership : What It Means For Asia
After a controversial package deal, the European Council finally settled on a new leadership for the bloc’s top jobs. How will the new leadership affect the EU’s outreach to Asia?
ASEAN’s Indo-Pacific Dilemma : Where To From Here?
ASEAN has now added to the ongoing Indo-Pacific debate. The question is, where to go from here? Is ASEAN’s Outlook an end in itself or a constructive roadmap for the future of regional cooperation?
ASEAN’s New Economic Player – Vietnam’s Industry 4.0 : Opportunities and Challenges
Vietnam is trying to leap-frog to close the gap with other ASEAN countries by leveraging high-technologies to boost Vietnam economy. Not to be left behind other nations, Vietnam is riding on the Fourth Industrial Revolution ...
Lessons From Sri Lanka : Psychological Bandage in Times of Crisis
In times of crisis, the right kind of support can help to reclaim our emotional footing and increase our psychological resilience as a nation. How can Singaporeans prepare themselves for crisis?
Al Qaeda’s Resurgence in Syria : A New Caliphate?
Even as the so-called Islamic State (IS) embarks on a new phase of global expansion, as evidenced by the recent Easter attacks in Sri Lanka, its jihadist rival Al Qaeda is enjoying a resurgence in the Syrian conflict theatre.
Cyber Security : Will There Be One ASEAN Voice?
How far has ASEAN come in its cyber journey? What is the likelihood that it can begin to speak with one voice on cyber issues and what needs to be done before some coherence in an ASEAN approach to the norms debate can be ...
RSIS-WTO Parliamentarian Workshop – US-China Trade War : Emerging Dilemmas
The US-China trade war has been rapidly escalating into an economic and political warfare between the two big powers. The fundamental transformation of US-China relations will reshape the global order and create economic ...
RSIS-WTO Parliamentarian Workshop – Digital Development and Geopolitical Divides
Bridging development and geopolitical divides will be paramount to delivering digital development at the WTO, no matter how intractable these challenges seem.
Tweaking BRI : What Southeast Asia Can Do
As China seeks to improve the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in response to criticisms, Southeast Asia could tap growth opportunities by leveraging on the strengths of BRI-linked countries such as in finance, partnerships, ...