Subscribe: Asian News from World Press Review
http://www.worldpress.org/feeds/Asia.xml
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade B rated
Language: English
Tags:
australia  china  corruption  country  energy  ethnic conflict  fiji  government  india  korea  north korea  north  political  taiwan  world 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: Asian News from World Press Review

Asian News from World Press Review



World News Review



Copyright: Copyright 2016, Worldpress.org. All Rights Reserved
 



Myanmar: Transition Within Transition

Thu, 04 Feb 2016 19:51:00 GMT

The elections are over and the transition towards a democratic government in Myanmar is currently underway. However, the sailing isn't smooth.



Minigrids: The Next Energy Beacon

Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:30:00 GMT

Village-scale solar-powered minigrids are the most promising path for India to meet its linked aims of GDP growth and access to electricity for all.



Viewpoints: North Korea Tests Nuclear Bomb

Mon, 11 Jan 2016 17:54:00 GMT

North Korea conducted its fourth hydrogen bomb test last week, and reactions from around the world have ranged from outrage and alarm to dismissiveness.



Falling Price of Solar Affects India-U.S. Nuclear Deal

Mon, 09 Nov 2015 19:34:00 GMT

Solar power is now priced competitively with traditional forms of energy, which makes new nuclear power plants financially unviable.



Germany's Energy Model for India

Tue, 08 Sep 2015 23:22:00 GMT

Germany has been acting as an international leader in reducing its carbon footprint, and India can learn a lot from the example Germany is setting.



The Tibetan People's Limited Options

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:55:00 GMT

For 65 years China has been taking over Tibet, abusing Tibetans and destroying their culture, and no one's doing anything about it.



China's Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Wed, 08 Apr 2015 02:33:00 GMT

The AIIB is a game changer for China in multilateral financial architecture. The Bank presents both a challenge and an opportunity for India.



Taiwan Seeks to Join Fight Against Global Warming

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:13:00 GMT

The Paris Agreement on climate change, was signed in New York on April 22 by world leaders of 175 countries at the largest, single-day signing ceremony in history. What once seemed unthinkable, is now unstoppable. Every nation has been encouraged to join the chorus of voices combating climate change. So why has Taiwan, who is ready and willing, with vast experience to share, been left on the sidelines?



Taiwan's Participation in the WHO Annual Assembly Is Vital to Ensuring Global Health Security

Sat, 21 May 2016 12:01:00 GMT

Taiwan accepts World Health Organization invitation despite political caveat from China



Business Underpins India-U.S. Defense Deal

Mon, 02 Feb 2015 23:59:00 GMT

In its recent defense technology deal with the U.S., India has laid the groundwork for creating a robust long-term defense industrial base.



Australia: Fanning the Flames of Warming and Warfare

Sat, 17 Jan 2015 22:31:00 GMT

Australia is a case study for how the West prioritizes fossil fuels and military intervention over developing alternative energy and regional accord.



Multilateral Test for India's Modi

Fri, 07 Nov 2014 18:10:00 GMT

At upcoming multilateral summits, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has an opportunity to expand India's regional position and economic links, and address issues such as terrorism and a rising China.



India's Imperatives in Sri Lanka

Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:51:00 GMT

India has tried to address the concerns of Sri Lankan Tamils through development projects, but now faces a political dilemma with regional consequences.



India-China: Evolving Geoeconomics

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:29:00 GMT

Bilateral business and financial engagement is growing between India and China, with India taking advantage of China's favorable financing terms.



Fiji Goes to the Polls

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:40:00 GMT

In September Fiji will have its first democratic election since the Qarase government was deposed in a bloodless coup in December 2006 by military forces.



Afghanistan's Upcoming Presidential Elections

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:40:00 GMT

On April 5, the Afghan people will vote in the country's third-ever presidential elections, but corruption and security pose significant obstacles.



Viewpoints: Thailand's State of Emergency

Thu, 23 Jan 2014 17:22:00 GMT

Escalating protests and violence in Thailand have led the government to institute a state of emergency.



The International Criminal Court in Afghanistan

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 16:32:00 GMT

Transitional justice efforts have failed in Afghanistan. The ICC has become one of the few serious accountability options still available to this war-torn country.



Bo Xilai: Anti-Corruption Failure in China

Sat, 31 Aug 2013 15:43:00 GMT

At the root of Bo Xilai's fall from a shining political career is a chronic, systemic problem of corruption in China's single-party political system.



Japan: Playing with Fire?

Tue, 06 Aug 2013 20:45:00 GMT

With his party now controlling the legislature, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to alter the Constitution and possibly rearm Japan.



Australia-Fiji Relations Deteriorate

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 17:08:00 GMT

As Fiji continues its efforts to reinstitute democratic institutions, its relations with Australia continue to frustrate and complicate the process.



Singapore: from Bilingualism to Biculturalism

Wed, 29 May 2013 20:15:00 GMT

Singapore's bilingual policy has been the cornerstone of its development. It is time for the country to take the next step and embrace biculturalism.



Portraying the Xinjiang Attack: Ethnic Conflict or Terrorism?

Sun, 05 May 2013 21:39:00 GMT

While the Chinese government has made clear that the Xinjiang attack was an act of terrorism, Western media has misreported it as an incident related to ethnic conflict.



U.S. Response to North Korea's Threats

Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:09:00 GMT

North Korea's blustering comes as no surprise, but what does the U.S. response mean for geostrategic maneuvering in the Asia-Pacific region.



Minorities Unsafe in Pakistan

Wed, 13 Mar 2013 15:17:00 GMT

Extremist violence has been escalating in Pakistan, with minorities of all stripes being targeted. Even Islamic sects are not spared.



Beijing's Pollution Alarms Neighbors

Tue, 19 Feb 2013 13:25:00 GMT

China's rapid growth has come with a price. The pollution that hangs over the country is now so thick that it is spilling over into parts of Japan.



Political Jockeying Ahead of Malaysia Election

Sat, 19 Jan 2013 16:31:00 GMT

With the next parliamentary election approaching, Malaysia's civil society demands electoral reform while political parties vie for control.