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Tun Abdullah Badawi (Complete)

NEW YORK, October 19, 2009 - Former Prime Minister of Malaysia the Honorable Tun Abdullah Badawi and Asia Society President Vishakha Desai discuss the role of Islam in Southeast Asia and how the economies of the ASEAN region are coping with the world financial crisis. (1 hr., 26 min.)

Policy
 /  Australia
The economics panel voiced their alarm about a world so dependent on U.S. growth.
Policy
 /  Australia
TN Ninan opened the economics session with an explanation of how the Modi government’s GST, bankruptcy, and inflation management changes have shaken up India’s product market.
Policy
 /  Australia
The geopolitics panel debated the repercussions of China’s rising assertiveness in a region that has for the last 40 years been driven by economic integration.
Arts
 /  New York
Musicians and dancers from the court of Hamengkubuwono X, Sultan of Yogyakarta, perform a traditional Indonesian dance.
Arts
 /  New York
Examples of golek menak and wayang wong forms of traditional Indonesian dance.
Current Affairs
 /  Southern California
He was honored for his innovation in a dynamic global market and for advocating for diversity and inclusion. 
Policy
 /  New York
"In its effort to isolate China, the United States risks isolating itself."
Policy
 /  New York
"We have diverging interests, on many issues where the United States and China should agree."
Policy
 /  Australia
California-based China expert Minxin Pei set the tone for the opening session by detailing China's charm offensive in the region.
Arts
 /  New York
The sultan discusses the history and living culture of performing arts in the Javanese court with Asia Society's Rachel Cooper.
Arts
 /  New York
Experts in the arts, technology, and philanthropy share their experience in making art more accessible to wider audiences.
Arts
 /  New York
Art, design, and technology experts present their observations about the shifting habit of encountering culture through a screen rather than in person.