ISEAS Perspective


  • Clandestine Movement in the Indonesia-Malaysia Migration Corridor: Roots, Routes, and Realities 

    Carruthers, Andrew M. (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2017-07-31)
    Drawing on fieldwork data and preliminary material from the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute GIS project, this article analyzes one such “road to Tawau.” First, it offers a brief history of two different cross-border flows to Sabah, with special reference ...
  • Vietnam’s New Wave of SOE Equitization: Drivers and Implications 

    Hiep, Le Hong (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2017-07-26)
    This Perspective article reviews Vietnam’s SOE reform over the past 30 years before focussing on its recent efforts to accelerate the equitization and divestment of SOEs as well as the main drivers behind this process. Finally, the article discusses ...
  • China's Investments in Europe: Lessons for South East Asia 

    Moeller, Joergen Oerstroem (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2017-07-24)
    The core of economic globalization is that the overall balance of payments and investment balance paints a picture of a country’s economic strength or weakness. Multilateralism is a key concept underpinning growth and prosperity. However, the European ...
  • The FELDA Quarrel and its National Ramifications 

    Leng, Khor Yu (ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute, 2017-07-12)
    This paper examines the nature of the quarrel at FGV (Felda Global Ventures Holdings Berhad); discusses the importance of FELDA (Federal Land Development Authority) votes in the coming general elections; related problems at FGV; FELDA’s flagging ...

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