24
November
2018
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16:51
Europe/Amsterdam

Asean and China: Past, present, future

Prof Tommy Koh, Chairman of the Centre for International Law and Rector of Tembusu College, both at NUS, shared about the three historical phases that the relationship between Asean and China has gone through. Noting that it has transitioned from hostility to amity to uncertainty, Prof Koh opined that it is in China’s national interest to have good relations with Asean and with its neighbours in South-east Asia.