Asia Prospect

Investigating the players, institutions and narratives driving Asian political and economic dynamics

The Philippines’ Relations with China: A Pragmatic Perspective under President Duterte

Dec 26, 2017 Asia Prospect Andrea Chloe Wong T.notes

The Philippines’ relations with China have recently experienced turbulence, with the occurrence of various controversies and disputes. The issues behind development projects have cast doubts on the integrity of Chinese investments and revealed the venality of Philippine institutions. Moreover, the fiery and contentious maritime row between the two countries has led to the deterioration of bilateral ties. These long-standing hostilities have brought diplomatic relations to their lowest point since they were established in June 1975.

La Cina dei vicini

Dec 15, 2017 Asia Prospect RISE

[IT] Se nel 1967 il regista Marco Bellocchio firmava “La Cina è vicina”, il suo secondo lungometraggio, cinquant’anni dopo possiamo dire che non solo la Cina è vicina, ma è entrata con forza nei nostri discorsi quotidiani, in qualità di seconda economia al mondo. Meno nota è invece in Italia la Cina dei vicini.

Le relazioni tra Malaysia e Cina

Dec 13, 2017 Asia Prospect S.E. Dato’ Abdul Samad Othman

Nel 1974 l’allora Primo Ministro della Malaysia Tun Abdul Razak visitò Pechino in una missione che egli stesso descrisse come “un viaggio di buona...   Read More

La Stampa – 28 novembre 2017

Nov 28, 2017 Asia Prospect In the media

[IT] Andrea Tornielli cita la rivista RISE Vol. 2 N. 3 (Luglio 2017), nel suo articolo sul quotidiano nazionale La Stampa: “Francesco e la fragile democrazia del Myanmar”.

Between the lines of Australia’s Chinese influence debate

Nov 27, 2017 Asia Prospect Sam Hardwick T.notes

The words “Chinese influence” have become shorthand for a multitude of hot-button issues that are starting to affect Australian perceptions of China’s power.

ASEAN seen from China: a non-mainstream view of a necessary relationship

Nov 10, 2017 Asia Prospect Zha Daojiong T.notes

It would be erroneous to see Southeast Asia as little more than an object for strategic competition between Beijing, on one hand, and Washington and its allies, on the other.

Agi China “Notizie della settimana” – 4 ottobre 2017

Oct 9, 2017 Asia Prospect In the media Giuseppe Gabusi

[IT] Giuseppe Gabusi interviene su Radio Radicale parlando della situazione politica e dei diritti umani in Cambogia, la Cina e il sud est asiatico.

Local conflict resolution strategies and unequal access to justice in Mon State

Oct 4, 2017 Asia Prospect Annika Pohl Harrisson T.notes

In search for help, the muslim residents of Burma no longer rely on allegedly corrupt institutions, turning to their personal connections instead.

The BCIM Economic Corridor and Chinese investments in Myanmar

Sep 27, 2017 Asia Prospect Anja Senz T.notes

Asia's regionalization trend led to the formulation of numerous economic cooperation initiatives. These, however, often lack a clear implementation strategy.

The Arakan/Rohingya Crisis

Sep 23, 2017 Asia Prospect Han Ka T.notes

Several major confrontations have occurred in Arakan since World War II, creating lasting distrust between the followers of different religious creeds. These conflicts are related to issues which all have their roots deep in the country’s past.

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