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This picture taken on May 14, 2014 shows a Chinese coast guard vessel (L) followed by a Vietnamese coast guard ship (R) near the area of China's oil drilling rig in disputed waters in the South China Sea. (Hoang Dinh Nam/AFP/Getty Images)

Watch: Is China's Aggression Taking Advantage of U.S. Policy?

Appearing on Bloomberg TV, Asia Society Senior Fellow Jamie Metzl argued that China sees an opportunity to gain influence in Asia Pacific as the U.S. tends to other international concerns. more
Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) applauds during the agreement signing ceremony in Shanghai on May 21, 2014, with Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller (C) and Chinese state energy giant CNPC Chairman Zhou Jiping (R) attending the ceremony. (Alexey Druzhinin/AFP/Getty Images)

Why the China-Russia Natural Gas Deal Was All but Inevitable

Jeffrey Kupfer, Asia Society's 2014 Bernard Schwartz Fellow, argues that long-term trends in global energy markets helped bring Russia and China for their "landmark deal" as energy supplier and consumer. more
U.S. trade representative Michael Froman (R) talks to Akira Amari, Japan's Minister of Economic and Fiscal Policy, at a press conference in Singapore on May 20, 2014. (Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images)

Can the Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiators Seal a Deal on Agriculture?

Shom Sen, 2014 Wadsworth Fellow at Asia Society, explores options for the U.S., Japan, and other TPP countries to resolve their differences on market access for agricultural goods. more
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China's Reform Program and Its Implications for U.S.-China Relations

CSIS's Christopher K. Johnson discusses how China’s reform package will affect the bilateral relationship going forward. more
Rohingya woman. (Getty Images)

Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia

Discussion and Award Ceremony honoring the winner of the 2014 Asia Society Osborn Elliott prize. more
Thai army chief General Prayut Chan-O-Cha gives a traditional greeting to delegates during a meeting at the Army Club in Bangkok on May 20, 2014. Thailand's army declared martial law after months of deadly anti-government protests, deploying armed troops in central Bangkok and censoring the media but insisting the move was 'not a coup'. (Pornchai Kittiwongsakul/AFP/Getty Images)

In Thailand, More of the Same Versus Change

Matthew Stumpf of the Asia Society Policy Institute analyzes the political standoff that is preventing Thailand from emerging from its crisis and achieving reform and prosperity. more
L to R: Marshall Bouton, Frank Wisner, Devesh Kapur, and Bobby Ghosh discuss Narendra Modi's electorial win and what it means for India at Asia Society New York. (Elena Olivo/Asia Society)

Watch: Analysts Describe BJP's Big Win as a Call for Growth and a Rejection of the Left

A panel of veteran India observers engaged in a wide-ranging discussion on what the decisive win by the BJP and Narendra Modi might mean for India’s domestic politics and its economic and foreign policies. more

Taiwan in the 21st Century

Four internationally distinguished thought leaders assemble at Asia Society Texas Center for an in-depth discussion. more

Taiwan in the 21st Century (Complete)

Four internationally distinguished thought leaders assemble at Asia Society Texas Center for an in-depth discussion. more
BJP leader Narendra Modi surrounded by supporters, security, and media after visiting his mother on May 16, 2014 in Ahmedabad, India. (Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

Modi's Mandate, and Other Reasons Why India's Election Results Are So Historic

The phenomenal scale of Narendra Modi's win gives him the mandate to carry out wide-ranging policy reforms, writes Pramit Pal Chaudhuri. more