The former mayor of Davao City has raised eyebrows with his provocative remarks. But two experts at the U.S.-Philippines Society believe he's more pragmatic than he seems.
In the year celebrating Asia Society's 60th anniversary, we periodically reach into the archives to find memories from the organization's history. This week: a video throwback to the second annual "Game Changer" Awards.
The iconic fashion designer on thinking globally, channeling Keith Richards, and her upcoming book.
This week marks the 50th anniversary of the beginning of 10 years of severe political and social upheaval in China. These are scenes from around the country during that period.
The turntablist says he's drawn to his craft out of a desire to be "the person who makes everyone dance."
In spite of a turbulent Chinese economy, Chinese real estate investors will likely pump hundreds of billions of dollars into the U.S. economy over the next five years.
The chef tells Asia Blog that "it is truly an exciting time to eat at Asian-inspired restaurants right now."
The two-day event offers a rejoinder to the country's reputation for political instability and extremism.