USA and Asia – Security and Defense: Cooperation and Challenges

Extracts of the speech by USA’s Acting Assistant Secretary, Joseph Yun. The Statement was before the Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs. With regards to Asia: Asia’s future stability and security are linked to its prosperity and economic development. We are boosting U.S. trade in the region, increasing investment flows, […]

Renewable Energy: Inter-Ministerial MoU

Yingluck, the Prime Minister of Thailand, witnessed the signing of an Memorandum of Understanding on renewable energy between the Department of Energy and the Department of Defense. On another note, to strengthen electricity security, Thailand aims to develop an ASEAN power grid to link transmission systems among Southeast Asian countries, as reported by the deputy governor at […]