HO CHI MINH CITY/VIETNAM, 6JUN10 - Participants, Position captured during the World Economic Forum on East Asia in Ho Chi Minch City, Vietnam, June 6, 2010.
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Lights, cameras, inaction

A deteriorating political culture in Cambodia finds fuel in narcissism and social media, writes Mish Khan. There is no stage quite like Cambodia, where political elites double as […]


‘Made in Bangladesh’ – ‘Made with Injustice’

(Image Source: DhakaTribune) Reza Mazumder explores how recent ISIS attacks and delayed court case hearings are jeopardising the safety of Bangladesh’s garment industry and prolonging […]


Posts, Privacy and Prejudice: The Social Media Frenzy Behind a Celebrity Divorce

Monsoon subeditors Jiamei Feng and Tammy Cho look at China’s latest celebrity divorce and investigate what the surrounding gossip tells us about Chinese society. Last […]

Feature image: Hastily constructed piers reflect the rapid surge in tourism on Koh Rong. Sergi Hill, via Flickr

The hidden cost of Cambodia’s coastal development

Many Cambodians are paying a high price for development as the dust settles on bulldozed beachfront businesses, writes Patrick Cordwell. Tourism is booming in Cambodia, […]