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Tuesday linkage

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

25 January 2011 10:26

  • Extraordinary conversation/interview involving senior members of the George HW Bush Administration. There's so much subtext here, it overwhelms the text.
  • CFR has a macro view of Vietnam's recent Communist Party congress. And for a micro view of the country, here's one take on why Vietnamese think it is good to be successful, but not too successful.
  • The state of the ROK-DPRK relationship: looking for clues in North Korea's propaganda posters.
  • The political dimension of Sri Lanka's 'biblical' floods.
  • How foreign companies can exploit China's social media scene.
  • Laos opens its very first stock exchange, part of its China-style economic liberalisation. (H/t Asia Eye.)
  • Two perspectives on Malaysia: big reforms are need for Malaysia to graduate to the rich country club, but could corruption see it become a basket case instead'
  • New York magazine on the reinvention of the Obama Administration.