Qi Siang Ng
Qi Siang Ng is an MA student in the Regional Studies: East Asia program at Harvard University. Having previously worked as a full-time business journalist, he has commented extensively on Politics and International Relations for Singapore media outlets, as well as for the Oxpol Blog at the University of Oxford’s Department of Politics and International Relations. His interests are in great power rivalry in Asia and the Indo-Pacific.
Electoral mathematics means politicians are faced with a choice between communal politics and multiculturalism.
Emmanuel Macron wants to restore France to be a great power but despite a regional footprint his dreams may be fleeting.
Few thought the then 92-year-old return PM would be anything but a charismatic seat-warmer – except the man himself.