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CogitAsia Podcast: U.S.-India Defense Ties

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On this week’s podcast, CSIS Wadhwani Chair Richard Rossow joins to assess Secretary of Defense Ash Carter’s visit to Delhi and explains what the renewed defense framework agreement means for the future of U.S.-India military ties. We also review the region’s news and share our one…

CogitAsia Podcast: Singapore After LKY

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This week we discuss the global reaction to the passing of Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew with CSIS Sumitro Chair Senior Fellow Murray Hiebert. Hiebert describes Lee’s legacy, explains what Lee and the Singaporean people have accomplished, and assesses whether Singapore’s politics will be more…

The Leaderboard: Doan Nguyen Duc

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Who is he? Doan Nguyen Duc is a prominent Vietnamese businessman and founder of Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group (HAGL), a Vietnamese company that specializes in real estate, rubber, furniture-making, mining, and hydropower. Under Duc’s chairmanship, HAGL has become one…

Friday Five: March 8, 2013

North Korea’s bizarre and provocation-filled 2013 has shifted to outright danger this week. Following an additional UN Security Council resolution after the DPRK’s latest nuclear test, the government of the North is threatening South Korea and President Park Geun-hye with…

The Leaderboard: Guan Tianlang

Who is he? Mr. Guan Tianlang is the 14 year old amateur golfer from Guangzhou, People’s Republic of China who shocked the golfing world by winning the Asian-Amateur Championship on Sunday, November 4 outside of Bangkok, Thailand. Guan won the…