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Foreign Correspondence

Vietnam’s Computer Game

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Vietnam is crazy about computer games. So much so that authorities regard game addiction, and the crimes reportedly committed by junkies desperate for their next fix, as a growing problem. Yet […]

Foreign Correspondence

The Anwar Verdict

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — A round up of stories from Luke Hunt on the verdict in the sodomy trial of Malaysia’s opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim  from The Diplomat, Time magazine and Voice of America.  

Foreign Correspondence

Cambodian Land Grab

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Violent clashes and protests over a land-grabbing disputed have taken place in the heart of the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh this week, after a development company began to bulldoze the […]


Anwar Verdict Monday

ASIAWATCH — Speculation is rampant as to what impact the ruling in the sodomy case against the opposition leader will have on the fortunes of both his party and Prime Minister Najib Razak’s UMNO. Luke […]