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Video: Trash Talking, Literally, with China's Determined Documentarian Wang Jiuliang

Empty plastic bottles in China. (Carsten ten Brink/Flickr)
Current Affairs

Ahead of his August 20 Asia Society New York appearance, filmmaker Wang Jiuliang talks about his experience documenting landfills in Beijing and his upcoming documentary Plastic China.

Photo of the Day: Drifting on Ha Long Bay

Floating homes on Ha Long Bay in Vietnam, nestled between breathtaking mountain formations. (hermitsmoores/Flickr)
Multimedia

Floating homes on Ha Long Bay in Vietnam, nestled between breathtaking mountain formations. (hermitsmoores/Flickr)

Interview: Five Things You Didn't Know About Matcha Tea

Matcha tea. (Michael Rose/Flickr)
Food & RecipesLifestyle

More than just a trendy Starbucks concoction, Japan's matcha tea is a versatile beverage with known health benefits. Connoisseur Eric Gower enlightens Asia Blog with some basics.

Photo of the Day: Hong Kong's Lines and Patterns

A close-up view of Hong Kong's skyline reveals well-defined color schemes and symmetry. (Michali K/Flickr)
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A close-up view of Hong Kong's skyline reveals well-defined color schemes and symmetry. (Michali K/Flickr)

China, the US, and Africa: A New Foreign Aid Triangle?

A Chinese construction worker (R) supervises the building of a road on 30 April 2007 in Makenisa, 9km south of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. (Simon Maina/AFP)
Policy

A new trilateral forum would foster more effective collaboration among China, the U.S., and African governments in developing and conducting foreign aid programs for Africa, writes Christina Dinh with the Asia Society Policy Institute.

Photo of the Day: Elevated Homes on Reflective Waters in Myanmar

White clouds, homes on stilts, and the vast blue sky are duplicated in Myanmar's reflective waters on June 18, 2014. (Lim Ashley/Flickr)
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White clouds, homes on stilts, and the vast blue sky are duplicated in Myanmar's reflective waters on June 18, 2014. (Lim Ashley/Flickr)

Remembering Burma, and Suu Kyi, a Quarter-Century Later

Aung San Suu Kyi addresses a gathering of supporters at her residential compound in Yangon, Burma on January 4, 1997. (David Van Der Veen/AFP/Getty Images)
Current Affairs

Asia Society's Tom Nagorski reflects on a long-ago visit with Myanmar's indomitable opposition leader. "Even the greatest icons of dissent," he writes, "often face difficulties when the post-dissent life comes, with all its messy reality."

Photo of the Day: City of Diamonds

Singapore's Financial District illuminates the night on May 29, 2014. (William Cho/Flickr)
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Singapore's Financial District illuminates the night on May 29, 2014. (William Cho/Flickr)

Asia Society Online Looking for Fall 2014 Interns

One of the many intern cubicles located around the Asia Society New York headquarters. (Tahiat Mahboob)
Multimedia

Check out these exciting Fall 2014 internship opportunities with the Web team at Asia Society's New York headquarters.

Photo of the Day: Shrouded in a Morning Mist in Taiwan

Morning mist seeps between the trees and hills of Shuishalian in Taiwan on May 17, 2014. (Mark Kao/flickr)
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Morning mist seeps between the trees and hills of Shuishalian in Taiwan on May 17, 2014. (Mark Kao/Flickr)