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28 September, 2016

Why the NLD needs deft diplomacy

Tridivesh Singh Maini

It's time for Myanmar's government to cash in on Aung San Suu Kyi's global reach.

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Lifting US sanctions: right or wrong?

The case for and against dropping economic restrictions on Myanmar.

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A recipe for disaster?

What the closure of a food stall during Ramadan says about the challenges of decentralisation in Indonesia.

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Stopping the spread

Causes and consequences of Indonesia's alarming rate of HIV/AIDS.

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Time to draw the line

Why Australia must meet Timor-Leste halfway over their disputed sea border.

Monks receive alms in Myanmar.

A taxing problem

‘Duty’ isn’t enough to boost Myanmar’s tax revenue, writes Gerard McCarthy.

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Time running out for Timor-Leste

Will UN conciliation end the Timor Sea dispute?

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Local democracy in Myanmar

New paper examines local elections and the future of decentralisation.

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Time running out for Timor-Leste

Will UN conciliation end the Timor Sea dispute?

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The tragedy of communal land in Indonesia

Study finds low productivity and high conflict on shared land in some of Indonesia's poorest provinces.

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Religion after the referendum

Why Thailand's new constitution could lead to greater religious tension and violence.

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Behind the rifts in modern Malaysia

Malaysians are rallying behind arrogance, antagonism and illiberalism.

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Digital can breach the divide

Indonesia shows why digital literacy is just as important for Australia as Asia literacy.

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Journeys without maps in Myanmar

More open politics and new technologies are putting much of the country back on the beaten path.

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Myanmar’s Rohingya need tomorrow’s fairer world today

Can the Kofi Annan-chaired commission chart a path to peace and human rights for the Rohingya?

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Four hundred years of free fall

Why the price of rice is set for a downward spiral.

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Trapped in economic upheaval

Unskilled workers are at risk of exploitation in the ASEAN Economic Community.

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A policy without a strategy

Indonesia’s future in the Indian Ocean.