Leader of Hong Kong's student protest movement Joshua Wong in Fortune top 10
Student pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong has been named among this year's top 10 of the world's 50 "greatest leaders" by US business magazine Fortune. Wong, who took center stage during last year's Occupy Central movement, was named 10th in the ...
Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew -- his legacy: Francis Schortgen (Opinion)
... developmental model -- which was later to serve as a blueprint for China's economic reform and development efforts under Deng Xiaoping -- Lee succeeded in laying the foundation for long-term socioeconomic stability and a harmonious multiracial society.
Washington must address changing balance of power in Asia
His authoritarian capitalism influenced Deng Xiaoping's opening up of China in the 1980s and he was a persistent advocate of Asian engagement with it despite remaining so close to the US as well. As another influential Singaporean, Kishore Mahbubani ...
Lee Kuan Yew: The man who championed China onto the world stage ...
Channel News Asia
... days remembering the man they say championed China onto the world stage. PHOTOS; VIDEOS. In this Nov. 12, 1978 photo released by China's Xinhua news agency, Lee Kuan Yew, left, welcomes then-Chinese Vice Premier Deng Xiaoping in Singapore.