Open Society Foundations Chairman George Soros, in an hour-long conversation with Asia Society's Orville Schell, covers much of the globe and touches on politics, finance, philanthropy, and even philosophy. more
Thura Shwe Mann, speaker of Myanmar’s lower house of parliament and possible presidential candidate, will discuss the outlook for Myanmar’s elections this fall, which could be the most important in the country’s history. more
In a discussion at Asia Society New York, Thant Myint-U, Priscilla Clapp, and Tom Freston argued that Myanmar has moved a long way toward a democratic system and an open economy since reforms began in 2011. more
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