Kevin Rudd, President of the Asia Society Policy Institute, and Daniel Rosen, founding partner of Rhodium Group, in conversation with Eunice Zehnder-Lai, Asia Society Switzerland Board Member, on the economic impact of the coronavirus.
Jamil Anderlini, Asia bureau chief of the 'Financial Times', on the deteriorating media relationship between the two countries and why reporting from foreign news organizations is actually beneficial to China's top leadership.
Journalist Megha Rajagopalan on social media and "Fake News" in Southeast Asia, how authoritarian governments weaponize platforms such as Facebook and why strict censorship doesn't solve the problem of misinformation.
Jaboury Ghazoul, ETH Professor of Ecosystem Management, on the link between deforestation and oil palm expansions, efforts to make palm oil more sustainable, and why restrictions by the European Union in palm oil may weaken these.
Wendy Cutler and Dr. Shirley Yu talk about the tactical priorities of China and the U.S. in signing the phase one trade deal, what its implementation means for China's state capitalism, and whether agreed purchase targets can be reached.
Hear more about Narges Bajoghli's experience of working together with the media teams of the Revolutionary Guards, their historical background and influence as well as the Islamic Republic's challenges to address generation dynamics.