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2013: Sino-Japanese Relations on the Rocks

A Japanese flotilla from Japan's coast guard is vigilant in defending the waters off the Senkaku/Diaoyu islands. (Al Jazeera English/Flickr)
Policy

Asia Society Associate Fellow John Ciorciari argues that in 2013, economics should take precedence over nationalism in the conflict over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.

Photo of the Day: Colorful Doors in Taiwan

Two color-coordinated houses stand side by side in Taipei City, Taiwan on January 4, 2013 . (David H. Chu/Flickr)

Two color-coordinated houses stand side by side in Taipei City, Taiwan on January 4, 2013 . (David H. Chu/Flickr)

Photos: From Linsanity to Galloping Gangnam, a Look Back at Asia in 2012

Then-New York Knick Jeremy Lin (#17) in action at New York City's Madison Square Garden on March 16, 2012. (Al Bello/Getty Images)
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As the world bids 2012 adieu, Asia Blog reminisces over some of the year's most memorable people and events from Asia.

2012: Psy, J-Lin Define Asian 'Zeitgeist' According to Google

Korean artist Psy (C) performs his worldwide hit
Lifestyle

"Gangnam Style" and Jeremy Lin sweep through Asia. We present the top searches in China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Vietnam.

Photo of the Day: An Early Morning Promenade in Taiwan

An early morning promenade under a canopy of ginko trees in Tainan City, Taiwan on May 31, 2012. (Yu-Jen Shih/Flickr)
Lifestyle

An early morning promenade under a canopy of ginko trees in Tainan City, Taiwan on May 31, 2012. (Yu-Jen Shih/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Sleepy in Taipei

A photographer captured his cat in a quiet moment in Taipei, Taiwan on June 3, 2012. (今 ゆっくりと 歩いていこう/Flickr)
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A photographer captured his cat in a quiet moment in Taipei, Taiwan on June 3, 2012. (今 ゆっくりと 歩いていこう/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: The Simple Life in Taiwan

Two workers take a break to play cards at the meat market on May 26, 2012 in Chungli City, Taiwan. (macabrephotographer/Flickr)
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Two workers take a break to play cards at the meat market in Chungli City, Taiwan on May 26, 2012. (macabrephotographer/Flickr)

Jon Huntsman: Mitt Romney's 'Wrongheaded' Stance on China

Jon Huntsman (L) confers with Mitt Romney (R) and Newt Gingrich (C) prior to the start of the Republican presidential debate on national security on Nov. 22, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)
Policy

Although Jon Huntsman has endorsed Mitt Romney — in both English and Mandarin at this point in the election — they don't necessarily agree when it comes to China policy.

Photo of the Day: A Little Red Bauble in Taiwan

A red paper lantern hangs from teh side of a building in Taiwan on May 21, 2012. (acdovier/Flickr)
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A red paper lantern hangs from the side of a building in central Taiwan on May 21, 2012. (acdovier/Flickr)

Lung Yingtai: Culture Can Reveal 'Hidden Wounds' on Both Sides of Taiwan Strait

Writer and public intellectual Lung Yingtai, Taiwan's first-ever Minister of Culture, at Asia Society New York on August 22, 2012.
Policy

Author and public intellectual Lung Yingtai, Taiwan's Minister of Culture, argues for culture as a means of lessening tensions, and possibly healing wounds, on both sides of the Taiwan Strait.