Media

CABC Newsletter: “The TPP: Three Cheers, One Resolution”

 

An op-ed titled “The TPP: Three Cheers, One Resolution” by Dr Malcolm Cook, Senior Fellow, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute is featured in the Canada-ASEAN Business Council’s newsletter.

The article looks at the benefits of the TPP for Canda’s trade with Southeast Asia.

To read more, click here.

 

ASEANs Focus and Priorities in 2016_Preview of Lao PDRs Chairmanship By Ambassador Yong Chanthalangsy

 

 

Regional Outlook Forum 2016

 

ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute held the 19th edition of the Regional Outlook Forum (ROF), our flagship event, at the Island Ballroom, Shangri-La Hotel on 12 January 2016.

The forum was attended by about 550 participants from the diplomatic and policy communities in Singapore, international organisations and academic institutions, the business sector, public agencies and local and international non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

 

TODAY: “Terrorism should not be viewed through religious lenses”

 

Dr Norshahril Saat, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute Fellow, wrote an article titled “Terrorism should not be viewed through religious lenses” in TODAY’s commentary section.

The article which first appeared in the print edition of Today on January 15, 2016 can be viewed here.

 

Norshahril Saat’s Yusof Ishak Book featured by NUS Central Library

 

The book Yusof Ishak: Singapore’s First President by Norshahril Saat, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute Fellow, has been featured by NUS Central Library as one of the highlighted publications on Singapore’s Independence and Nation-building 1965 and beyond.

Display at NUS Central Library (Source: NUS Central Library)

Published in 2015, the book is a biography of Singapore’s first President, Yusof Ishak. An exhibition gallery “Yusof Ishak in Pictures: Life & Times of Singapore’s First President” is also currently on display at the ISEAS Library, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute.


(Source: ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute)

 

Regional Outlook Forum 2016

 

ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute held the 19th edition of the Regional Outlook Forum (ROF), our flagship event, at the Island Ballroom, Shangri-La Hotel on Tuesday, 12 January 2016.

For more details, please click here.

 

The Straits Times: “Past year perfect for history buffs”

 

Nalanda-Sriwijaya Centre was featured in the article “Past year perfect for history buffs”.

The article which first appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 07, 2016 can be viewed here.

 

CNA: “South China Sea tensions rise as China lands plane on artificial island”

 

Dr Ian Storey, Senior Fellow, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, opined that tensions to worsen as China used its new facilities to project deeper into the South China Sea. 

The article which first appeared in the digital website of Channel News Asia on January 05, 2016 can be viewed here.

 

The Straits Times: “Uncertainty as political transition looms”

 

Dr Michael Montesano, Visting Fellow, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute was quoted in The Straits Times article titled “Uncertainty as political transition looms”. 

The article which first appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on January 03, 2016 can be viewed here.

 

 

East Asia Forum: “Singapore’s shifting social landscape”

 

Dr Terence Chong, Senior Fellow & Co-ordinator, Regional Social and Cultural Studies Programme wrote an article titled “Singapore’s shifting social landscape” which is published online by East Asia Forum (EAF). The article is part of an EAF special feature series on 2015 in review and the year ahead.  

The article which first appeared in the online edition of East Asia Forum on January 02, 2016 can be viewed here.