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  • Challenges to the newly-elected U.N. Secretary General

    Challenges to the newly-elected U.N. Secretary General

    Public: 10/11/2016 10:28:35 AM

    The United Nations Security Council has elected Portugal’s former Prime Minister Antonio Guterres as the next U.N. Secretary General from January 1st, 2017 to replace Ban Ki-moon.

  • Cuba and the US continue normalization discussion

    Cuba and the US continue normalization discussion

    Public: 9/30/2016 9:26:28 AM

    Cuba and the United States held a 4th meeting of the Bilateral Commission on September 30th in Washington to confirm agreements made in previous sessions and map out new steps for 2016.

  • President Obama's Last Speech to the UN General Assembly

    President Obama's Last Speech to the UN General Assembly

    Public: 9/22/2016 9:39:55 AM

    President Obama conceded that the United States and other world powers have limited ability to solve the most profound challenges facing the world, while calling for a “course correction” for globalization to ensure that nations don’t retreat into a more sharply divided world.

  • What China Can Learn From the South China Sea Case

    What China Can Learn From the South China Sea Case

    Public: 7/18/2016 11:45:56 AM

    After a major diplomatic set-back, a look back at how China got to this point.

  • International community favors PCA’s ruling on Philippines – China case

    International community favors PCA’s ruling on Philippines – China case

    Public: 7/14/2016 9:24:27 AM

    Shortly after the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) final ruling on the case of Philippines with China on the South China Sea dispute, the international community has voiced support for the decision, calling on relevant parties to respect and abide by the ruling.

  • Japan, Australia, India share strong concerns over East Sea tensions

    Japan, Australia, India share strong concerns over East Sea tensions

    Public: 2/27/2016 11:01:28 AM

    Japan, Australia and India on February 26th agreed on the importance of maintaining the rule of law in the East Sea and shared “strong concerns” over tensions in the region amid China’s rising assertive move in the sea.

  • Singapore PM: US-ASEAN Summit a “very significant step forward”

    Singapore PM: US-ASEAN Summit a “very significant step forward”

    Public: 2/19/2016 10:21:11 AM

    Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong praised the importance of the recent US- ASEAN Summit, which was held in Sunnylands, California from February 15th-17th.

  • Singapore is on the verge of establishing strategic relation with China, said Zheng Yongnian

    Singapore is on the verge of establishing strategic relation with China, said Zheng Yongnian

    Public: 11/7/2015 1:23:17 AM

    (VNF) - As there are more frequent communications in politics, economy and social relations between the two countries, Singapore is on the verge of establishing strategic relation with China, Zheng noted.

  • Gloomy outlook for Thailand’s economy

    Gloomy outlook for Thailand’s economy

    Public: 8/18/2015 10:12:20 AM

    Thailand’s National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB) has lowered the country’s predicted economic growth rate for this year to 2.7-3.2 percent from the previous 3-4 percent.

  • ASEAN thrives on its diversity, says Secretary General

    ASEAN thrives on its diversity, says Secretary General

    Public: 8/9/2015 9:27:26 AM

    The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has been considered one of the two most successful regional groupings that has grown in stature over time thanks to its diversity, Secretary General Le Luong Minh told the Vietnam News Agency in a recent interview ahead of the 48 th founding anniversary of the bloc (August 8).

  • Malaysia: newly-found debris belongs to Boeing 777

    Malaysia: newly-found debris belongs to Boeing 777

    Public: 8/3/2015 12:32:43 PM

    A piece of wreckage recently found in the French Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean was identified as part of the a Boeing 777, the same type of plane as Malaysia Airlines’s missing MH370 flight, a Malaysian official said on August 2.

  • Italian MPs speak out against China’s actions in the East Sea

    Italian MPs speak out against China’s actions in the East Sea

    Public: 7/16/2015 2:40:25 PM

    During a hearing of the Italian Chamber of Deputies’ Committee of External Affairs on July 14, Italian Members of Parliament called upon the Italian Government and European states to raise their voices against China’s illegal actions in the East Sea.

  • The Truth about China’s South China Sea land reclamation announcement

    The Truth about China’s South China Sea land reclamation announcement

    Public: 6/29/2015 9:37:35 AM

    Recently, as The Diplomat reported, China declared that some of its land reclamation work in the South China Sea will be completed soon. Considering the feverish pace of Chinese activity in this respect over the past few months, one might be tempted to heave a sigh of relief.

  • ASEAN senior official: East Sea disputes could be solved

    ASEAN senior official: East Sea disputes could be solved

    Public: 6/11/2015 11:58:13 PM

    ASEAN-Malaysia National Secretariat Director-General Muhammad Shahrul Ikram Yaakob said on June 10th that the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) believes a judicious mechanism could solve disputes in the East Sea.

  • East Sea: “Hot” at Shangri-La Dialogue 2015

    East Sea: “Hot” at Shangri-La Dialogue 2015

    Public: 6/11/2015 11:47:24 PM

    The Shangri-La 2015 Dialogue taking place in Singapore from May 29th– 31th brought together defence officials and armed forces’ commanders from 30 countries in the world with the guest of honor Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong.

  • Singaporean PM confident on ASEAN Community formation

    Singaporean PM confident on ASEAN Community formation

    Public: 6/8/2015 11:30:51 AM

    Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is confident the ASEAN Community will be established by the end of this year, but added the quality of ASEAN integration will depend on how it resolves outstanding issues, including the territorial dispute in East Sea.

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