Commentary

How ASEAN should navigate a tricky 2016

How ASEAN should navigate a tricky 2016

Many turbulent events in 2015 were symptoms of a world lacking in optimism and growth, and facing possible changes in the global order. Even as social and economic uncertainties...

Malaysia, truly Arab?

Malaysia, truly Arab?

While I had hoped for my first article of the New Year to be filled with positivity and written with a light heart, I made the mistake of turning on the television on New Year’s...

Troubled times ahead for Taiwan?

Troubled times ahead for Taiwan?

The political contest between the Kuomintang (KMT) and the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) for the presidential and legislative elections to be held next week dominated...

Living in this age of small terror

Living in this age of small terror

NEW YORK — On New Year’s Eve some friends and family members had a drink at a bar in Tel Aviv. The next day a gunman shot up the place, killing two people and wounding at least...