Inside the growing backlash against China

Modern China has never faced simultaneous suspicion of its motives and objectives in both the West and the developing world. 

There’s a better way to unite Europe

2018 will be a deciding year for the old continent. 

There’s a thin line between noble gratitude and bribery. Free markets will sort out the latter

Corruption in Vietnam thrives in a system which still carries heavy influences from the planned ...
January 05, 2018 | 12:13 pm GMT+7

Making sense of North Korea's hacking strategy: Commentary

North Korea has consistently used cyber attacks such as WannaCry as a distraction from its nuclear ...
December 22, 2017 | 09:38 am GMT+7

Commentary: In Brexit Britain, economic gravity will take its toll

Blame economic gravity for that.
December 12, 2017 | 09:55 am GMT+7

Commentary: From Guernica’s ruins, a lesson in fake news

The nationalists’ efforts to blame the victims was believed because those who swallowed it wished ...
December 09, 2017 | 09:35 am GMT+7

The driver taking the rap for Vietnam’s toll station protest

In this conflict, someone must be to blame, and if it's not the officials who approved the station ...
December 05, 2017 | 12:55 pm GMT+7

Will Trump’s anti-Muslim tweets destroy US-UK special relationship?

In the short term, the relationship will tremble.
December 02, 2017 | 08:42 am GMT+7

Eight simple ideas for APEC to leave no one behind

Poverty and extreme inequality are not destiny. They can be challenged and eliminated.
October 30, 2017 | 11:06 am GMT+7

Middle Europe turns its back on the EU

Central Europe is now deeply and popularly conservative.
October 21, 2017 | 08:09 am GMT+7

Why should foreigners earn more than locals in Vietnam?

Trying to explain the salary disparity and the reasons behind it. 
September 25, 2017 | 08:18 pm GMT+7

How fast fashion is emerging at pace in Vietnam

Vietnam has become a magnet for foreign fashion brands practically overnight, but why so? 
September 20, 2017 | 11:40 am GMT+7

The coming robot arms race

Humanity might be on the verge of some cataclysmic errors when it comes to artificial intelligence. 
September 19, 2017 | 02:23 pm GMT+7

To many Vietnamese, US still a top overseas study destination in spite of Donald Trump

Check out the facts and figures on why so many students are heading state-side.
September 16, 2017 | 01:00 pm GMT+7

The least bad way for Trump to deal with North Korea

Pyongyang is a master of sanctions evasion, devising ever new and effective ways to keep their ...
September 15, 2017 | 09:08 am GMT+7