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Regional Roundup for Week of 4.19.18

Regional Roundup for Week of 4.19.18


EXSE FOCUS Solar Projects Increase in the Mekong River Area–VOA Solar and wind power projects are increasing in the area around the Mekong River in Southeast Asia. Brian Eyler is Director of the Stimson Center’s Southeast Asia Program. He spoke about the ...

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Regional Roundup for Week of 4.12.18

Regional Roundup for Week of 4.12.18


EXSE FOCUS Analyst: The Mekong is a Chance for China to Improve Its Soft Power Footprint–VOA Khmer The VOA Khmer spoke to Brian Eyler, director of the Stimson Center’s Southeast Asia program, on the sidelines of the summit about the future prospects ...

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Regional Roundup for Week of 3.29-4.5.2018

Regional Roundup for Week of 3.29-4.5.2018


East By Southeast celebrated its 5th birthday this week! Thank you for your ongoing support and readership. EXSE FOCUS Mekong summit begins Wednesday–Bangkok Post The summit will see the leaders discussing a wide array of issues and challenges that the region is facing, ...

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Regional Roundup for Week of 3.23.2018

Regional Roundup for Week of 3.23.2018


EXSE FOCUS The Real Significance of the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit–The Diplomat The ASEAN-Australia Special Summit is a tangible and powerful demonstration of how far Southeast Asia and ASEAN has come over the decades and how far the Turnbull government is willing ...

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Regional Roundup for Week of 3.16.18

Regional Roundup for Week of 3.16.18


EXSE FOCUS Thailand Delays Decision on Power Purchase from Pak Beng Dam–International Rivers In mid-February, the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) issued a letter to the Rak Chiang Khong Group, a Thai Mekong community network. The letter stated that a decision ...

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April rice paddies in Vietnam's Mekong Delta

The Mekong Delta Needs a Strategic Shift toward Sustainability


The rice yielding Mekong Delta of Vietnam needs to be less yielding in rice to develop economically. In other words, over-reliance on a single crop is now viewed as a market risk. At least, this was the consensus reached at ...

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