Strengthening Australian-ASEAN ties

Next month, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will be welcoming the 10 leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Sydney for a special summit.

28 February 2018

The shift in the East Asian order

The seemingly imminent clash of interests between China and the US in this region will undoubtedly affect ASEAN and its centrality within the geopolitical chess game.

24 November 2017

Capitalising on climate unity

The Paris talks proved that political success is possible, if leaders are given the right platform, if civil society mobilises behind them, and if the world acts in unison.

19 November 2017

Who is actually leading the RCEP?

The composition of economies within the RCEP is enough to show that there is adequate balance to “Chinese supremacy” in the involvement of India, Japan and Australia.

5 October 2017