Hong Kong’s Jimmy Lai Isn’t Going Anywhere, Thank You

Changes at the top of Next Media don’t mean one of Asia’s most important democracy advocates is giving up


Chinese Agriculture Goes Global

China invests in land and research in Africa, South America, Central Asia to feed the world’s largest population


China's Banks Torture, Distrust Borrowers

Punishing interest rates for private borrowers hamper system

Religious Law Threatens Malaysian Opposition Coalition

Islamic component of Pakatan Rakyat seeks to implement Islamic punishments in rural eastern state

Opinion: Sydney Siege: Why Didn’t the Snipers Shoot?

International police protocols say get the shooter at the earliest opportunity

1MDB’s Dubious Middle Eastern Connections

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair lends an equally dubious hand

Coal to Remain King For At Least 5 Years

Despite what are newly herculean efforts to clean up, China will remain the world’s coal polluter

UMNO Revolt Rises Against Malaysia PM

Mahathir attempt to overthrow Najib may be gaining traction

Hong Kong Protest Won’t Go Away

Protests will take new forms but Beijing will increasingly set HK Policy

Problems Grow in Papua for Jokowi

Questions whether the military can be controlled. They couldn’t a decade ago