The 70-year-old former mayor of Davao City has raised eyebrows with his provocative remarks. But two experts at the U.S.-Philippines Society believe he's more pragmatic than he seems.
In a wide-ranging foreign policy discussion at Asia Society, Jake Sullivan said it was "difficult to know" where the Republican frontrunner stands on key issues.
A look at the Democratic frontrunner's rhetoric reveals a more pointed approach to the Asian country, centered on respect for human rights.
Priscilla Clapp, Senior Advisor to the Asia Society Policy Institute, discussed the Burmese icon's enhanced role in her country's new government during a recent AsiaConnect call.
In an appearance at Asia Society New York, Arun Jaitley addressed challenges to India's economy but maintained his optimism that rapid growth will continue.
The Indian finance minister affirmed his country's interest in expanding regional trade opportunities during a conversation with Asia Society's Kevin Rudd.
The head of the newly established Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank discussed the fledgling institution with Kevin Rudd at an Asia Society event in Washington, D.C.
The scholar details worsening repression under President Xi Jinping.
A newly released Asian Development Bank report projects Asia's economic prospects in 2016 and looks at China's outsized influence.
There's a lot to dissect beyond slowing GDP growth.
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