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The Hon John Brumby MP announces the launch of the Westpac Group's Cultural and Language Learning Program for China and India in Melbourne on August 4, 2010.
Victoria Premier Launches New Asian Cultural and Language Program
Australia's 2nd-largest bank sees business opportunities in language and culture offerings. more
Sheila Coronel speaking in Hong Kong on August 4, 2010. (Asia Society Hong Kong)
Can 'Noynoy' Aquino Beat Corruption in the Philippines?
Filipinos are ready for a new social contract, argues expert, but the obstacles to reform are still formidable. more
Foreign Ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) pose for a group picture with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung at the opening of their 43rd annual meeting in Hanoi on July 20, 2010. (Hoang Dinh Nam/AFP/Getty Images)
ASEAN: Asia's Leadership Gap
Simon Tay on the meeting of ASEAN leaders in Hanoi. more
Speaking in Houston on July 12, 2010 Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong emphasizes China's new, central role in world affairs. (5 min., 47 sec.)(Photo: Marc Nathan Photographers, Inc.)
From Singapore, an Optimistic Forecast
Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong predicts growth, champions China's growing role in the global arena. more
Chen Yunlin (R), the head of a semi-official Chinese agency, shakes hands with his Taiwan counterpart Chiang Ping-kun, chairman for the Taiwan's Strait Exchange Foundation, after they signed the Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA) in Chongqing on June 29, 2010. (Sam Yeh/AFP/Getty Images)
Taiwan-China Trade Agreement: A Game Changer
Taiwan and China sign major trade agreement that could have major impact on relations between the two countries. more
The Honorable Kevin Rudd MP, Prime Minister of Australia, delivers the Forum keynote speech in Canberra on May 25, 2010.
The National Forum: Mapping Our Future in the Asian Century
Prime Minister Kevin Rudd calls for a much higher "Asia literacy" at the Asialink Asia Society National Forum in Canberra. more
Pakistan’s Ambassador to Korea, H.E. Murad Ali Mukadam, speaking in Seoul on May 25, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
Pakistan and the Regional Security Environment
Pakistan's Ambassador to Korea offers a primer on the most South Asian policy issues. more