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Photos: See How Eight Asian Nations Are Gearing Up for Lunar New Year

Penguins waddle into Lunar New Year festivities at Hakkeijima Sea Paradise amusement park, dressed in traditional Chinese clothing adorned with the character for
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As the Year of the Horse approaches at a gallop, we take a look to see how our friends across East Asia are ushering in a new year of prosperity and hope.

Photo of the Day: Riding a Stationary Bike in Malaysia

A bike rests against a famous art mural by Ernest Zacharevic in Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia on December 1, 2013. (Etienne Girardet/Flickr)
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A bike rests against a famous art mural by Ernest Zacharevic in Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia on December 1, 2013. (Etienne Girardet/Flickr)

Interview: How Much Did Your Backpacking Trip Through Asia Impact the Environment?

A still from 'Gringo Trails.'
Lifestyle

Pegi Vail, director of the new documentary 'Gringo Trails,' on the transformative effects of tourism on the places and people involved.

Why Young Americans Need to Spend More Time Abroad

American students traveling in Yunnan, China. (moso2011/Flickr)
Education

People-to-people exchanges can pave the way for a deeper mutual understanding between countries, writes U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Daniel R. Russel.

Photo of the Day: A Sanctuary in Malaysia

This canopy of trees provides a quiet sanctuary for the Old Protestant Cemetery in the bustling city of George Town, Penang, Malaysia on November 9, 2013. (Jiří 伊日/Flickr)
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This canopy of trees provides a quiet sanctuary for the Old Protestant Cemetery in the bustling city of George Town, Penang, Malaysia on November 9, 2013. (Jiří 伊日/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Capturing the Moment in Malaysia

A photographer captures a luminous display of fireworks in Putrajaya, Malaysia on August 31, 2013. (William Cheng/Flickr)
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A photographer captures a luminous display of fireworks in Putrajaya, Malaysia on August 31, 2013. (William Cheng/Flickr)

Iranian President's Asia Society Appearance As Reported Around the Globe

L to R: President of the Council on Foreign Relations Richard Haas, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, and Asia Society President Josette Sheeran in New York on September 26, 2013. (Kenji Takigami/Asia Society)
Policy

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's talk and discussion at an Asia Society and Council on Foreign Relations event garnered headlines around the globe as he touched on topics ranging from nuclear talks to freeing prisoners.

Photo of the Day: A Lit Up Sky in Malaysia

Laser lights brighten the night sky in Putrajaya, Malaysia on August 30, 2013. (Jeffrey Goh/Flickr)
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Laser lights brighten the night sky in Putrajaya, Malaysia on August 30, 2013. (Jeffrey Goh/Flickr)

Interview: 'Five Star' Novelist Tash Aw Explores Human Side of New Asian Dream

Arts

"People of my generation saw hope in the West; young Asians these days see opportunity in China. It seems to me that the American Dream is meeting its first serious challenger," says the acclaimed author of Five Star Billionaire.

Photo of the Day: A Rainbow of Ribbons in Malaysia

Colorful prayer ribbons and medals adorn the Kek Lok Si Temple in Penang, Malaysia on July 15, 2013. (ansel.ma/Flickr)
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Colorful prayer ribbons and medals adorn the Kek Lok Si Temple in Penang, Malaysia on July 15, 2013. (ansel.ma/Flickr)