Op Eds

“AIIB, ADB or World Bank: Which is the bigger lender to Southeast Asian countries?” – Op-Ed by Malcolm Cook in Think China

 

This article was first published as ISEAS Commentary 2020/64 “Covid-19 and the Development Banks: More of the Same” and updated for publication in Think China on 22 May 2020.

 

 

“Foreign investors exiting China: Vietnam milks the gains” – Op-Ed by Le Hong Hiep in Think China

 

This article was first published as ISEAS Commentary 2020/65 “Foreign Investors Exiting China: Vietnam Milks the Gains” and reproduced by Think China on 21 May 2020.

 

 

“Visi Sesudah Pandemi Covid-19” – Op-Ed by Yanuar Nugroho in Kompas

 

This article on post-COVID-19 strategy and how policymakers need to revise and recalibrate their development targets was published by Kompas on 15 May 2020.

 

 

“Same Game, No Winners: COVID-19, U.S.-China Rivalry, and Southeast Asian Geopolitics ” – Op-Ed by Ian Storey and Malcolm Cook in Asia Pacific Bulletin

 

This article was first published as ISEAS Perspective 2020/34 “Images Reinforced: COVID-19, US-China Rivalry and Southeast Asia” and adapted for publication in Asia Pacific Bulletin on 13 May 2020.

 

 

“Targeting China, Japan’s Indo-Pacific strategy in Southeast Asia runs into headwinds?” – Op-Ed by William Choong in Think China

 

This article was first published as ISEAS Perspective 2020/40 “Japan’s Indo-Pacific Strategy in Southeast Asia:  Floundering, not Foundering” and republished by Think China on 12 May 2020.

 

 

“Covid-19 battle: How have South-east Asian nations fared?” – Op-Ed by Choi Shing Kwok in The Straits Times

 

This article was published by The Straits Times on 9 May 2020.

 

 

“Shielding Asean migrant workers” – Op-Ed by Melinda Martinus in Bangkok Post.

 

This article was published by Bangkok Post on 8 May 2020.

 

 

“PPE and free trade to better tackle COVID-19 in ASEAN” – Op-Ed by Sithanonxay Suvannaphakdy in East Asia Forum

 

This article was published by East Asia Forum on 7 May 2020.

 

 

“ASEAN could bring climate transformation to Southeast Asia” – Op-Ed by Melinda Martinus in ASEAN Today

 

This article was published by ASEAN Today on 7 May 2020.

 

 

“纳土纳问题考验中印关系” – Op-Ed by Leo Suryadinata in Lianhe Zaobao

 

This article was first published as ISEAS Perspective 2020/10 “Recent Chinese Moves in the Natunas Riles Indonesia” and translated for publication by Lianhe Zaobao on 6 May 2020.