June 14, 2013
Despite a late start, Moscow is keen to build trade relations with the emerging economic powers in Southeast Asia
May 14, 2013
In 2012, Russia invested $2.2 billion in the ASEAN countries and received some $1.4 billion in return investment. There is immense potential for two-way trade and investment, according to experts
February 4, 2013
India’s relationships with the US, Russia, EU, Africa and ASEAN are the pillars of its foreign policy, India’s External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid told the Belgian media recently. Khurshid added that China was pillar in the making.
January 30, 2013
The interpretation of Eurasia as the territory of the former Russian Empire and the Soviet Union is now outdated
November 27, 2012
Each week, Voice of Russia hosts Red Line, a discussion about global events as seen from Moscow.
November 27, 2012
Questions arise over the fact that neither Russia’s president nor prime minister attended the recently concluded East Asia Summit in Phnom Penh
November 18, 2012
It will bring together leaders and delegates from the ten ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) members.
April 20, 2012
As the USA and the Philippines carry out joint military exercise in the South China Sea, the tension in the region mounts. Russia finds itself being drawn into the territorial dispute between China and its neighbours
April 6, 2012
Nuclear weapon in North Korea shook development paradigm of Asia-Pacific. As Six-Party Talks appear to have demonstrated a low degree of effectiveness, new mechanisms to reinvigorate these negotiations are urgently needed
December 1, 2011
Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei Borodavkin talked to Kommersant correspondent Alexander Gabuyev about Russia’s main policy goals in the Asia-Pacific region.
November 14, 2011
The participants in the 19th APEC summit which took place in Honolulu over the weekend called for further liberalization of trade as essential for sustainable economic growth worldwide. Russian presidential adviser Arkady Dvorkovich spoke about the l
August 2, 2011
There is no Asian alternative to Russia’s cultural and political orientation toward Europe. But a partial economic reorientation toward Asia does not pose any real risk of disengagement from Europe.
July 22, 2011
A Russian delegation led by Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is going to take part in a series of ASEAN meetings on the Indonesian island of Bali on July 22-23 to boost Russia's role in Southeast Asia.
June 10, 2011
One interesting feature of this year’s Asian Security Summit was the increasing visibility of Russia as a player in Asia’s security architecture.
May 31, 2011
November 23, 2010
Russia re-emerging in the East, poised to play balancer against China, US.
October 28, 2010
"Russia needs a comprehensive Asian strategy, including efforts to develop its Far East and to secure its position in Asia.".