Media

Norshahril Saat on the Bukit Batok By-elections

 

1. An interview with Dr Norshahril Saat, ISEAS Fellow, appeared “Live” on Berita Suria on Sunday 8 May. To view the segment, please click here. Timecode:10:56 – 15:23 min.

2. Dr Norshahril was also quoted in the Straits Times on 8 May: “Bukit Batok by-election: SDP’s Chee Soon Juan to stay on in Bukit Batok and run in next election”. To read more, please click here.

 

Ooi Kee Beng featured on Mediacorp’s Channel 8 “Focus” Programme on the 1MDB issue

 

The interview with Dr Ooi Kee Beng, ISEAS Deputy Director, which was first broadcast by Mediacorp on Channel 8 on May 05, 2016, can be viewed here.

Time code: 2.34 to 3.06 min & 4.20 to 4.50 min and 6:11 to 6:43 min.

 

“Contradictory Signals may Affect PAS in the Long Run”, an Op-Ed by Norshahril Saat

 

The article which was first published online by the Straits Times on May 7, 2016, can be viewed here.

Dr Norshahril Saat is Fellow at ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute.

 

Malcolm Cook featured on CNA Insight Programme: Road to Malacanang

 

On May 9, 2016, voters in the Philippines will pick a new President to succeed the outgoing President Benigno Aquino. Who will be the next President? What will this mean for the country? Dr Malcolm Cook, ISEAS Senior Fellow, was among the experts interviewed. “Road to Malacanang” can be viewed here.

 

“China’s Belt and Road Initiative Hits a Roadblock in Thailand”, a Commentary by Tang Siew Mun

 

To read more, please click here.

 

“China’s Belt and Road Initiative Hits a Roadblock in Thailand”, by Tang Siew Mun

 

Commentary 2016/12, 5 May 2016

China was given a jolt of reality when Thailand shelved the 867km Sino-Thai rail project. Given that this link, which connected Bangkok to the north-eastern city of Nong Khai near the Laos border, formed a vital node in the Kunming-Singapore railway, Thailand’s decision threatens the future viability of this showcase of ASEAN-China cooperation.

 

 

Ian Storey quoted in The Wall Street Journal: “Philippine Front-Runner Duterte Floats New Tactic in South China Sea Dispute”

 

The article which was first published online by Bloomberg on May 04, 2016 can be viewed here.

 

Malcolm Cook quoted in Bloomberg: “Mad Max Meets Trump? Meet the Man Leading the Philippine Presidential Race”

 

The article which was first published online by Bloomberg on May 05, 2016 can be viewed here.

 

Tang Siew Mun quoted in The Wall Street Journal: “Donald Trump’s Ascent Watched With Wariness in Asia”

 

The article which was first published online by The Wall Street Journal on May 04, 2016 can be viewed here.

 

The Dig: 100 Days of the Empress Place Archaeology Rescue Excavation

 

Opening of photography exhibition “The Dig: 100 Days of the Empress Place Rescue Archaeology Excavation” at the Asian Civilisations Museum.