Norshahril Saat quoted by SCMP: “In Singapore, ‘digitally estranged’ seniors grapple with how to celebrate Hari Raya via FaceTime and Zoom”


This article was published by South China Morning Post on 23 May 2020.



William Choong quoted by ST: “Beijing not advancing claims in South China Sea with Covid-19 as cover: Foreign Minister”


This article was published by The Straits Times on 24 May 2020.



Sithanonxay Suvannaphakdy quoted by Nikkei Asian Review: “Japan must cement ties with ASEAN in health care security”


This article was published by Nikkei Asian Review on 24 May 2020.



“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.



Siwage Dharma Negara and Deasy Simandjuntak interviewed by Insight: “Indonesia’s COVID-19 Fight”


This episode of Insight was broadcast by Channel Newsasia on 21 May 2020.



Le Hong Hiep quoted by The Economist: “Vietnam’s secretive Communist Party embarks on a leadership transition”


This article was published by The Economist in its 23 May 2020 edition.



Lye Liang Fook and Hoang Thi Ha quoted by Lianhe Zaobao: ““后冠病”中美争锋 东南亚如何应对?”


This article on US-China and Southeast Asia relations after COVID-19 was published by Lianhe Zaobao on 22 May 2020.



Thai Airways: Up in the Air


The national carrier is flying into turbulence, and its woes are being compounded by a near-standstill in global air travel. The hope is that an extensive restructuring would put the carrier on a stronger footing – and lead to broader reforms of state-owned enterprises in Thailand.



Webinar on “Indonesia’s Public Health Issues and Challenges During the COVID-19 Pandemic”


In this webinar, Dr Pandu Riono gives an update on the COVID-19 situation in Indonesia, including key policy issues and challenges to strengthen Indonesia’s public health infrastructure capacity.