A new series on the wealth gaps of Southeast Asia, and beyond, and the issues which are arising with too little for too few and too much for the handful who see themselves as elite.
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — A new poll shows Taiwan President Ma Ying-jou trailing his DPP opponent. Inequality, unemployment and close ties to China are complicating his bid for re-election next year. A crack team of Taiwanese […]
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Vietnam has the highest urbanization rate in Southeast Asia. Just a decade ago, only 24% of its population lived in cities, with 65% of the labor force employed in rural agriculture. […]
By Max Kolbe The Philippines reputation for violence against the media shows known signs of abating. Three journalists were murdered within 48 hours of each other in the start of August prompting a chorus of […]