Despite legislative changes introduced by Shinzo Abe last year, observers say the country is unlikely to remilitarize.
The award-winning architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien on the beauty of horizontal building design.
Since 2008, Beijing has tried to bring Taipei closer through increased economic and people exchanges. But the recent vote on the island suggests this approach isn't working.
Recently released photographs from the New York Public Library show a Japan in the midst of rapid modernization.
The New York Times explains how terror groups like ISIS are able to profit off of looted art.
The photographs, part of a new release from the New York Public Library, show daily life in the country during the early 20th century.
Asia Society looks back through the camera lens at some of its most colorful moments of the year.
In an op-ed for The Straits Times, Asia Society trustee Chan Heng Chee says the two powers can still avoid the "Thucydides Trap."
The Asia Society Policy Institute president says that the agreement struck in Paris marks the beginning of "an effective market-sensitive mechanism" to combat climate change.
World education leaders discussed the way forward following last week's announcement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development by the United Nations General Assembly.
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