Bilahari Kausikan

Bilahari Kausikan is the former Permanent Secretary of Singapore's Foreign Ministry.
Bilahari Kausikan
Bilahari Kausikan is the former Permanent Secretary of Singapore's Foreign Ministry.

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Opinion | Harsh truths for Hong Kong: extradition bill protests will not achieve anything

Beijing will never tolerate any action that undermines national unity and the extradition bill merely formalises ‘one country, two systems’, says retired Singapore diplomat Bilahari Kausikan.

11 Jul 2019 - 3:40AM

Beijing will never tolerate any action that undermines national unity and the extradition bill merely formalises ‘one country, two systems’, says retired Singapore diplomat Bilahari Kausikan.

Harsh truths for Hong Kong: extradition bill protests will not achieve anything
What would China do if North Korea and the United States go to war?

Singapore’s ambassador at large Bilahari Kausikan gives his views on the North Korean nuclear crisis, the rise of China and the potential for conflict between Beijing and New Delhi

15 Sep 2017 - 4:25PM

Singapore’s ambassador at large Bilahari Kausikan gives his views on the North Korean nuclear crisis, the rise of China and the potential for conflict between Beijing and New Delhi

What would China do if North Korea and the United States go to war?
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Hong Kong umbrellas, Chinese Maoism, Trump, Duterte and Brexit: what’s the link?

Why the global order is becoming ever more uncertain

8 Nov 2016 - 4:36PM

Why the global order is becoming ever more uncertain

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