Koizumi Landslide: The China Factor

Standing tall against Chinese pressure, the Japanese prime minister gains an electoral mandate
Yoichi Funabashi
September 15, 2005

Democracy in Burma: Does Anybody Really Care?

ASEAN wants to push the issue under the carpet, while the West is content with grandstanding
Amitav Acharya
September 1, 2005

Russia and China Together Again, Gingerly

Though unhappy with some US policies, both need the West
Yu Bin
September 6, 2005

China's Cautious Pride in an Ancient Mariner

Young nationalists criticize Beijing's timidity in taking credit for Admiral Zheng He
Wang Gungwu
August 4, 2005

Finally, Washington Is Ready to Play Ball

But will North Korea now agree on a price to eliminate its nuclear arsenal?
Jonathan D. Pollack
July 19, 2005

Consumer Giants Court Muslims with Halal Face Creams, Shampoos

Labeling law in the world's fourth most populous country gives halal products a lift
Martinne Geller and Randy Fabi
September 15, 2016

Study: Climate Change in East Asia Caused by China’s Air Pollution

Vigilance by China could lead to higher prices – or factories relocating to nations with looser restrictions
Viola Zhou
September 13, 2016

North Korean Missile Launches: Adding Up to Something Very Troubling

North Korea taunts China and global leaders attending G20 summit
Anna Fifield
September 9, 2016

Rising Sino-Japanese Competition in Africa

New pledge from Japan is symbol of Asian economic diplomacy
Yun Sun
September 8, 2016

Arms Race Threatened on India-China Border

India deploys supersonic cruise missiles to Arunachal
Neeta Lal
September 5, 2016