Since reforms began in Myanmar nearly three years ago, countless corporations have visited the country in search of opportunities. Yet, excitement about this new market has been tempered by wider recognition of the barriers to investment.
Here's a list of charities and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) who are already responding to this disaster.
After one year in power, Chinese president Xi Jinping has largely consolidated his power, but he still faces "perilous" challenges, according to a panel Thursday night at Asia Society in New York.
Photographer Firooz Zahedi reminisces about capturing a whimsical side of actress Elizabeth Taylor during a 1976 trip to Iran.
Attention to detail is a signature of the historic architecture of Angkor, Cambodia on October 29, 2013. (Ricardo Sosa/Flickr)
Mohsen Vaziri-Moqaddam shares the inspiration behind his trailblazing interactive sculpture, begun in 1969 and now on view in Asia Society Museum's "Iran Modern" exhibition.
Asia Society's Suzanne DiMaggio is highlighted in a Wall Street Journal story giving a behind-the-scenes look at the recent thaw in U.S.-Iran relations.
Asia Society joins the art community in mourning the loss of Karin Higa, a distinguished curator of Asian American art.