South China Sea dispute continues to divide

24 April, 2013
Political Security

The South China Sea conflict continues to serve as a political minefield for the disputants involved as tensions escalate following the aggressive stance that Beijing has adopted.

China solidifies ASEAN relationships

China wields influence over ASEAN

24 April, 2013
Trade and Investment

China continues to be the economic powerhouse in the Asia-Pacific region constituting a significant partner with Outbound Direct Investment (ODI) into ASEAN countries nearly doubling in Q1 2013.

China still Plays Major Role in ASEAN Investment Flows

ASEAN Contributes to Chinese Development

UK to back Myanmar peace efforts

EU set to lift Myanmar sanctions, except on arms

Suu Kyi says no easy answer to sectarian violence

China Plays Nice, Shifts Blame for Tensions

Aid workers find Myanmar difficult