Op Eds

“How China’s cooperation with Mekong countries can overcome a trust deficit” – Op-Ed by Richard Grünwald in SCMP

 

This article was first published as ISEAS Perspective 2021/89 “Lancang-Mekong Cooperation: Overcoming the Trust Deficit on the Mekong” and extracted for publication by SCMP on 28 July 2021.

 

 

“Paying for vaccines in Indonesia stokes discontent given pandemic inequalities” – Op-Ed by Max Lane in CNA

 

This article was first published by ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute as a Fulcrum commentary and republished by CNA on 28 July 2021.

 

 

“‘Mini’ Shangri-La Dialogue: The US needs to provide tangible deliverables in Southeast Asia” – Op-Ed by William Choong in Think China

 

This article was first published by ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute as Fulcrum commentary and republished by Think China on 27 July 2021.

 

 

“Overwhelmed Indonesian hospitals with COVID-19 cases behind high doctor fatalities” – Op-Ed by A’an Suryana in CNA

 

This article was published by CNA in 25 July 2021.

 

 

“Sandboxes amidst a rising tide” – Op-Ed by Kevin S.Y. Tan and Kevin Zhang in The Jakarta Post

 

This article was first published by ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute as a Fulcrum commentary and republished by Jakarta Post on 24 July 2021.

 

 

“Reducing regulatory burden to enhance food security in ASEAN” – Op-Ed by Sithanonxay Suvannaphakdy and Neo Guo Wei Kevin in Jakarta Post

 

This article was published on 22 July 2021.

 

 

“Malaysia king’s role comes into sharper focus as country sails through bleakest COVID-19 days” – Op-Ed by Serina Rahman in CNA

 

This article was published on 21 July 2021.

 

 

“How Asean’s Covid-19 recovery measures are missing opportunities for a green future” – Op-Ed by Sharon Seah and Melinda Martinus in SCMP

 

This article was first published as ISEAS Perspective 2021/92 as “ASEAN’s COVID-19 Recovery Measures: Missing Opportunities for a Green Future” and extracted for republication by SCMP on 19 July 2021.

 

 

“Malaysia’s Parliament reopening may not fix country’s current woes; much depends on how MPs behave” – Op-Ed by Norshahril Saat in CNA

 

This article was first published by ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute as a Fulcrum commentary and republished by CNA on 18 July 2021.

 

 

“Will Covid-19 transform our cultural events in the future?” – Op-Ed by Kevin Tan and Steve Chan in The Star

 

This article was published on 18 July 2021.