Political Reform in Myanmar
Exploring the interests and motivations underpinning China’s historical involvement in Wa state along the Myanmar border.
With ethnic conflicts flaring up and down the country, reinvigorating the nation-level peace process will be challenging – but not impossible.
Will the once revered Aung San Suu Kyi be able to resuscitate her country’s stalled peace process?
Five economies headed for boom or bust in 2018.
Cooperating with Kachin’s rebels affords China diplomatic leverage and protection for its considerable investments in the area. But is it worth the damage to its relations with Naypyidaw?
Policymakers should tackle Asia’s diversity problem to reap not just a moral dividend, but an economic one as well.
Even after a year of NLD rule, press freedom in Myanmar is languishing in the dark ages.
The Rohingya crisis in Myanmar’s Rakhine state is drawing international condemnation and fraying relations between the civilian and military authorities.
Although democratization has brought added scrutiny to joint ventures in Myanmar, the NLD government is very much in need of the infrastructure investment that China and India can offer.
Myanmar’s armed groups are scrambling to define themselves in the new era of limited parliamentary democracy.