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Perspectives 25 November: China- The Next Decade
Channel News Asia, 25 November 2012

Kishore Mahbubani’s Reflections on China: The Next Decade
Channel News Asia, 23 November 2012

FAREED ZAKARIA GPS, America Picks a President
CNN Transcripts, 04 November 2012

Asian century white paper “timely and overdue”: Mahbubani
ABC Newsline, Australia Network News, 30 October 2012

Public policy studies – A discipline whose time has come
University World News, 21 October 2012

Asian century
The Times of India, 15 October 2012

FAREED ZAKARIA GPS, Foreign Policy Panel; Interview with ‘Argo’ Author Antonio Mendez
CNN Transcripts, 14 October 2012

Beyond China: A leading Asian thinker says Canada needs a diversified portfolio in Asia
Institute for Research on Public Policy, 10 October 2012

Navigating Asia’s Tricky Inflection Points
Global Brief, 2 October 2012

The Rise of Asia
CTV News, 24 September 2012

Senior diplomat urges Australia to re-orientate foreign policy towards Asia
ABC Newsline, Australia Network News, 20 September 2012

‘Deep hunger’ in Asia to strengthen insitutions of governance
ABC Radio Australia, 11 September 2012

Australia in the Asian Century
ABC Radio National, Sunday Extra, 08 September 2012

Lawsky’s StanChart Action `Dangerous’
Bloomberg BusinessWeek, 15 August 2012

The Dangers of Unilateralism for the U.S.
The Takeaway, 14 August 2012

Backing international law in China’s own best interests    (Full Transcript in English and Chinese)
Global Times, 13 August 2012

Perspectives July 29th ASEAN
Channel News Asia, 29 July 2012

The Visionary Man, in NETWORK, Norwegian Hull Club, June 2012

BBC Interview 21 June 2012

The Sarkozy years seen from overseas
By Les Echos, April 2012, Page 10 of the PDF document (Page 48 of original document)

RSI Radiotelevisione svizzera (Language:Italian)
RSI Radiotelevisione svizzera Radionews, 29 January 2012 at 18:30

CNN, January 29, 2012

FOCUS: Singaporean thinker urges Japan to act as bridge between West and Asia
By Siti Rahil, January 4, 2012

Global World Policy Conference 2011
Vienna, Austria, December 9-11, 2011

Global World Policy Conference 2011, Keynote Speech: Part_1,    Part_2,  &nbsp Part_3,
Vienna, Austria, December 9-11, 2011

Wir haben einen Wendepunkt in der Weltordnung erreicht
(German) VDI Nachrichten, November 25, 2011

Era Asia Mendominasi Dunia
(Indonesian) Kompas, November 22, 2011

Europe must open up to Asia, but with its values firmly in hand
By Dominique Moisi, The Daily Star, October 28, 2011

Dialogue 11/09/27 Mad world and lies
CCTV, September 27, 2011

Anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party — CCTV
CCTV, July 1, 2011

The Seesaw of Power
International Herald Tribune, June 23, 2011

American Leadership
Interview with CNN’s GPS, May 15, 2011

Wake up, America! You’re falling behind
Interview with CNN’s Global Public Square, April 25, 2011

Right now, India should not get
distracted by geopolitical issues

The Mint, Wall Street Journal, January 15, 2011

From NY to New Delhi, it’s like going from a funeral to a wedding
The Times of India, January 12, 2011

China View       Video Clip
Interview with CNC, December 22, 2010

A Talk with top thinker Kishore Mahbubani
Video Interview with People’s TV in China, December 12, 2010

Public Policy expert foresees shift of world power to Asia
People’s Daily, December 10, 2010

Intervista a Mahbubani, guru della nuova Asia: è la fine del dominio occidentale      Video Clip
By Christian Rock, November 24,2010

Asia Rising

NHK WORLD, November 9, 2010

Can Americans Think (Strategically)?

Podcast: “Is U.S. Economy Recovering?”     Transcript

CNN, GPS Interview with Fareed Zakaria, Aired October 24, 2010 – 10:00 ET

UK Foreign Policy Limiting immigration Britains relations with the Vatican
Interview on BBC World Service, 02 July 2010

Interview with Al Ahram Newspaper,
29 June 2010

Interview with Al-Ahram Weekly,
24 – 30 June 2010, Issue No. 1004

An honest audit is overdue
D+C/E+Z June 2010,   English    German

Why Europe Should Listen to Aisa?
Daily Digest, 1 June 2010

The BBC Debate:Who’s Business Is It?
BBC World Service, Broadcast: Sat 15 May 2010,  19:05   BBC World Service

U.S.-China Trade Tension Asia’s Biggest Threat
Bloomberg, 13 April 2010

Fast wie die Apartheid
German Business Weekly, 1 March 2010

by Ryuichi Ushiyama,
Published in: NIKKEI, 2 March, 2010 Japanese Version

Asia Confidential with Bernie Lo
February 16, 2010

Asian countries have the most to lose if the multilateral order breaks down
January 16, 2010

Thai Talk
January 12 , 2010

Podcast:Panel Discusses President Obama’s First Year in Office  TRANSCRIPT
Planet Money, January 3, 2010       AOL Video Link    Youtube Video Link

Podcast:Here Comes China
Planet Money, October 9, 2009

China Unwilling to Spark U.S. Trade War
Bloomberg, 16, September 2009

Singapore stimulus ‘most intelligent in world’ – Aftershock Interview
with Harry Kreisler, BBC blog, 15, September 2009

Why Foreign Policy Matters
28 August 2009

China Int’l influence at all-time peak
27 August 2009

China has developed in spectacular fashion
By Zhang Yongxing, 27 August 2009

Depois da recessão quem ganhará?
Expresso 22 August 2009

Fareed Zakaria GPS
22 February 2009

“China ist eine freie Gesellschaft”
By Christian Kreutzer,, 21 February 2009

“Occidente debe aprender a hablar con el resto del mundo”
By Rafael Poch, La Vanguardia, 17 February 2009

America and the Balance of Power
Public Radio International, 5 January 2009

Het Westen zal de geschiedenis niet meer domineren
By Marike Stellinga, Elsevier, 20 December 2008

De eeuw van Azië: top diplomat Kishore Mahbubani
By Mark Schaevers, Humo, 18 December 2008

The 21st Century: The Asian Century?
BBC World Debate, 6 December 2008

Was wollen Sie mit dem Iran tun? Die Schweizer Armee hinschicken?
By Philipp Löpfe, Sonntagszeitung, 16 November 2008

Die größten Optimisten der Welt
By Sven Hansen, Die Tageszeitung, 11 November 2008

The resurgence of Asia
By Yang Rui, China Central Television, 8 October 2008

Opportunities in US crisis: Investors may now favor Asia
By Michelle Remo, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 21 September 2008

Asiáticos reivindicam o ‘fardo’ modernizador do mundo
By Marcos Guterman, Estadao, 23 August 2008

Global Rise of Asia is More Than a Possibility
By Tony Hotland and Cornelius Purba, The Jakarta Post, 6 August 2008

Mahbubani: Asean Harus Berdayakan Kaum Muda
Republika, 4 August 2008

Mahbubani Says Asean Role Significant despite “Hiccups”
Bloomberg, 23 July 2008

Asia’s Laggard
By Anna Marie Parmintuan, The Philippines Star, 23 July 2008

UN Loses Credibility Ignoring Asia’s Ascent
By Thalif Deen, Inter Press Service, 3 June 2008

The World Through Asian Lenses
By Mina Choi, China International Business, May 2008

Schluss mit den Belehrungen
Von Dirk Kurbjuweit and Markus Feldenkirchen, Der Spiegel, 19 May 2008

Interview with Stephen Sackur

Part 2
, Part 3)
BBC HARDtalk, 28 April 2008

Kishore Mahbubani over de nieuwe Aziatische eeuw

Page 2
By Juurd Eijsvoogel, NRC Handelsblad, 18 April 2008

Who will drive the Asian Miracle?
Forbes International, 8 April 2008

The Forum
BBC World Service, 6 April 2008

Peeling Away the Western Veneer
NPQ, Spring 2008

Interview with Sarwar Kashmeri
Foreign Policy Association, March 2008

The New Asian Hemisphere
By Phillip Adams, ABC Radio National (Australia) programme “Late Night Live”, 17 March 2008

What does the West not understand about Asia? interview, New York, 14 March 2008

A Conversation with Kishore Mahbubani
By Harry Kreisler, Conversations with History Series, Institute of International Studies, University of Berkeley, 2 March 2008

Can America handle the Rise of Asia?
Council on Foreign Relations, New York City, 28 February 2008

A conversation with author Kishore Mahbubani
By Charlie Rose, 28 February 2008

The Leonard Lopate Show
New York Public Radio, 27 February 2008

The New Asia
KQED radio programme “Forum – with Michael Krasny”, San Francisco, 22 February 2008

Does Obama Change Blacks’ Image of America?
The Dennis Prager Show, 20 February 2008

Global Economic Shocks: Perfect Storm Ahead?
BBC World Debates Davos, 25 January 2008

Rapid Global Growth
CNBC Interview, 20 November 2007

Natural role for a confident India
By Preeti Dawra, (The Wall Street Journal),
12 November 2007

Re-envisioning Asia
By Elaina Loveland, International Educator, May/June 2007 Issue

A Pandora’s Box in Singapore
By Martha Ann Overland, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Section: International, Volume 53, Issue 42, Page A38, 22 June 2007

Japan should have a new mental map
Asahi Shimbun, Japan, 20 April 2007

Anchor Aweigh?
BBC Radio Analysis, 15 March 2007

Singapore, the laboratory of globalisation in Asia
By Pierre Rousselin, Le Figaro, 12 March 2007

What profits does Switzerland reap from globalisation?

Interview for the Credit Suisse Bulletin, 23 January 2007Unofficial
English translation

India's emergence reflects the change of the era we are
living in

Interview with India Abroad publication of, 18
January 2007

Asian Age (New Delhi)
Olga Tellis, December 2006


November 2006

The West in an Asian Century
Policy, Vol 21, No 4, Summer 2005-06

Towards an Asian Century

George Skaria, Asian Management Review, July 2006

Singapore diplomat puts trust in talk

Jong Ang Daily, Korea, 03 May 2006

Korean businessmen are bullish and optimistic

Dong-a Ilbo, Korea, 28 April 2006

Interview by the publication

Hankyoreh, Korea, 27 April 2006

Passing Through

Education Times, Times of India, Mumbai, 06 April 2006

Market Forces Making Public Policy Complex

Business Times, joint interview with David Ellwood, Dean
of the Kennedy School of Government, Singapore, 30 March

Singapore doubts Europe's competitiveness

Interview with Sabine Muscat, Financial Times Deutschland,
Berlin, 28 March 2006

TV interview with Nation TV, Thailand,
22 March 2006

The fate of the global community depends on the US's relations
with China and Islam

Dong-a Ilbo, by Jeong Mi-kyung, 17 January 2006

Unofficial English translation

Interview with Diplo Magazine, United
Kingdom, December 2005

History of Singapore

Discovery Channel, December 2005

Asia Rising, Engaging Asia

Business World India, by D.N. Mukerjea, 05 December 2005

In Depth: The China Challenge

Foreign Exchange with Fareed Zakaria, 17 November 2005

Asian Power, Asian Values

CIS Big Ideas Forum, Sydney, 8 August 2005

Americans Think?

Aresh Shirali, Business Standard, 8 July 2005


ABC Asia Pacific, The Editors, 20 April 2005

The Asia challenge: changing the face of global politics

The World Today (ABC Radio), Eleanor Hall, April 6, 2005

How the World Sees Singapore

Mediacorp Radio, January 20, 2005

What's the likelihood of war occurring in the Asia-Pacific

Mediacorp Radio, August 19, 2004

Ambassador from small state has big ideas about U.N.

By Zarine Nandan, News India Times

On book "Can Asians Think?"

Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs

On book "Can Asians Think?"