Malcolm Cook

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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.

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?
12 Nov 2020 - 6:38PM
Asian Angle | The CPTPP is looking like good news for East Asia – and it’s looking better to everyone else

The larger the trade partnership gets, the better it is for its members and the more attractive it becomes for those left outside – and it could propel an even larger East Asian alternative that would ultimately supersede it.

The larger the trade partnership gets, the better it is for its members and the more attractive it becomes for those left outside – and it could propel an even larger East Asian alternative that would ultimately supersede it.

The CPTPP is looking like good news for East Asia – and it’s looking better to everyone else
4 Jan 2019 - 1:13PM