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The Straits of Malacca and Singapore
Malaysia and Singapore have established a cooperative mechanism that enables co-operation on navigational safety and environmental protection.
Maritime boundary diplomacy in the Gulf of Thailand and the Andaman Sea has been the key to economic prosperity
Nations involved show strong commitment to peace and stability which otherwise could be compromised by possible disputes.
Maritime Boundary Disputes in the Celebes Sea
It would certainly be in the interests of the region for Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines to find common ground.
Malaysian ‘matriliny’: past, present and future
Will the thoroughly modern matriliny of Negeri Sembilan produce further new imaginings and new politics?
Islamophobia in Singapore and/ vs Western Islamophobia: the state, colonialism, and the Muslim experience
In Singapore there exists a different kind of Islamophobia to that in countries with a Christian cultural heritage.