ad info




Asiaweek
 home
 intelligence
 web features
 magazine archive
 technology
 newsmap
 customer service
 subscribe
 TIMEASIA.COM
 CNN.COM
  east asia
  southeast asia
  south asia
  central asia
  australasia
 BUSINESS
 SPORTS
 SHOWBIZ
 ASIA WEATHER
 ASIA TRAVEL


Web-only Exclusives
November 30, 2000

From Our Correspondent: Hirohito and the War
A conversation with biographer Herbert Bix

From Our Correspondent: A Rough Road Ahead
Bad news for the Philippines - and some others

From Our Correspondent: Making Enemies
Indonesia needs friends. So why is it picking fights?

Asiaweek Time Asia Now Asiaweek story

The Week of June 12, 1998

Cover Image

C O V E R  S T O R Y
Freedom Celebrating - and learning from - the 100 years since the Philippines declared Independence from Spain
Timeline Milestones on the road to freedom in the region
Special Essay Section A Century of Patriots: Aung San Suu Kyi on Aung San, The Dalai Lama on Ghandi, and more
Nationalism Its role in an age of globalization, by Philippine President Fidel Ramos
Revolution The unfinished struggle in the Philippines
Centennial The best events in Manila's anniversary bash
Counterpoint The benefits of colonialism
E D I T O R I A L
Warning Boosting exports while throttling growth may endanger the global economy
Crime Lisbon and Beijing must fight Macau's triads together
T H E  N A T I O N S
South Asia Pakistan answers India's bomb tests. An arms race or an opportunity to work out a new nuclear protocol?
Heat Wave Domestic realities are wilting India's enthusiasm
Cambodia In a surprisingly peaceful run-up to the election, the ruling party has a lock on things
Interview Hun Sen says he will leave if he loses
Indonesia A Jakarta Spring might give way to a bitter winter
A R T S & S C I E N C E S
Cinema Japan's General Tojo - a soldier of honor or an evil war criminal?
Books A flawed investigation of the Rape of Nanking
People Monstrous disappointment - a Japanese icon flounders in America
Newsmakers South Korea's Cardinal Kim steps back
Passage Taiwan businessmen arrested in Beijing
B U S I N E S S
Shadow Hong Kong slides toward a recession
ASEAN Bad news in Malaysia and the Philippines, too
Crony Links with Suharto doom Bank Central Asia
Investing Mark Mobius on Russia and other emerging markets
Stocks A rising tide in Singapore's shipyards
L E T T E R S  &  C O M M E N T
Letters & Comment The dilemma of Chinese-Indonesians
N E W S M A P
This week's news searchable by country
Monitor GDP: Wealth over people

This edition's table of contents | Asiaweek home

AsiaNow


   LATEST HEADLINES:

WASHINGTON
U.S. secretary of state says China should be 'tolerant'

MANILA
Philippine government denies Estrada's claim to presidency

ALLAHABAD
Faith, madness, magic mix at sacred Hindu festival

COLOMBO
Land mine explosion kills 11 Sri Lankan soldiers

TOKYO
Japan claims StarLink found in U.S. corn sample

BANGKOK
Thai party announces first coalition partner



TIME:

COVER: President Joseph Estrada gives in to the chanting crowds on the streets of Manila and agrees to make room for his Vice President

THAILAND: Twin teenage warriors turn themselves in to Bangkok officials

CHINA: Despite official vilification, hip Chinese dig Lamaist culture

PHOTO ESSAY: Estrada Calls Snap Election

WEB-ONLY INTERVIEW: Jimmy Lai on feeling lucky -- and why he's committed to the island state



ASIAWEEK:

COVER: The DoCoMo generation - Japan's leading mobile phone company goes global

Bandwidth Boom: Racing to wire - how underseas cable systems may yet fall short

TAIWAN: Party intrigues add to Chen Shui-bian's woes

JAPAN: Japan's ruling party crushes a rebel at a cost

SINGAPORE: Singaporeans need to have more babies. But success breeds selfishness


Launch CNN's Desktop Ticker and get the latest news, delivered right on your desktop!

Today on CNN
 Search

Back to the top   © 2000 Asiaweek. All Rights Reserved.
Terms under which this service is provided to you.
Read our privacy guidelines.