Ian Storey

Ian Storey

Ian Storey is a senior fellow and editor of contemporary Southeast Asia at the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute in Singapore

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Opinion | Will Trump or Biden be better for Asean countries amid US-China stand-off?

Under Biden, US foreign policy will not ‘snap back’ to that of the Obama era and Asean countries will find themselves at the centre of an intensifying Sino-US rivalry.

17 Oct 2020 - 7:12AM

Under Biden, US foreign policy will not ‘snap back’ to that of the Obama era and Asean countries will find themselves at the centre of an intensifying Sino-US rivalry.

Will Trump or Biden be better for Asean countries amid US-China stand-off?
Opinion | As US-China tensions rise, what is the outlook on the South China Sea dispute in 2020-21?

But China is unlikely to terraform further land features, while Vietnam will also refrain from legally challenging Beijing’s claims or actions.

14 Sep 2020 - 2:12PM

But China is unlikely to terraform further land features, while Vietnam will also refrain from legally challenging Beijing’s claims or actions.

As US-China tensions rise, what is the outlook on the South China Sea dispute in 2020-21?
Opinion | A missed chance in the South China Sea has come back to haunt Asean

Hoang Thi Ha and Ian Storey examine the (dis)connect between the Asean-China Code of Conduct negotiations and the arbitration ruling.

21 Jul 2020 - 2:18PM

Hoang Thi Ha and Ian Storey examine the (dis)connect between the Asean-China Code of Conduct negotiations and the arbitration ruling.

A missed chance in the South China Sea has come back to haunt Asean
Opinion | Chinese arms: cheaper than US, no strings attached. Thailand is sold

Beijing has filled a void in Thailand’s arms imports since Washington scaled back cooperation after the 2014 coup, but Bangkok is keen to strike a balance

1 Jun 2019 - 9:32PM

Beijing has filled a void in Thailand’s arms imports since Washington scaled back cooperation after the 2014 coup, but Bangkok is keen to strike a balance

Chinese arms: cheaper than US, no strings attached. Thailand is sold
China plays double game to protect its interests in Myanmar