Leo Suryadinata

Leo Suryadinata

Leo Suryadinata is Visiting Senior Fellow at ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, and Professor (Adjunct) at S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies at Nanyang Technological University.

Latest from Leo Suryadinata

Opinion | From Indonesia to Singapore, China’s rise is affecting ethnic identities in Southeast Asia

In the 21st century, Beijing’s policy has been to encourage Chinese overseas to be oriented towards China and serve the country’s interests – which can impact ethnic Chinese identities in the region, and cause tensions that undermine domestic political and economic stability.

In the 21st century, Beijing’s policy has been to encourage Chinese overseas to be oriented towards China and serve the country’s interests – which can impact ethnic Chinese identities in the region, and cause tensions that undermine domestic political and economic stability.

17 Jun 2021 - 1:54PM
Opinion | Why Indonesia’s pro-Beijing Chinese newspapers are on a slow decline

Chinese-language newspapers in Indonesia: declining readership, advertisement revenue and dearth of journalists/writers.

Chinese-language newspapers in Indonesia: declining readership, advertisement revenue and dearth of journalists/writers.

1 Sep 2020 - 12:43PM
Opinion | In Indonesia, new Chinese migrants not as welcome as Chinese cash

Since the launch of Belt and Road projects, Indonesia has seen an influx of migrants from China, known as xinyimin.

Since the launch of Belt and Road projects, Indonesia has seen an influx of migrants from China, known as xinyimin.

26 Jun 2020 - 10:07AM
Australia’s support for Israel puts Indonesian trade deal on the line

Palestinian independence is a foreign policy priority for Indonesia, with its Muslim majority population and rising political Islam

Palestinian independence is a foreign policy priority for Indonesia, with its Muslim majority population and rising political Islam

20 Dec 2018 - 9:15PM