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2016/07/12 | Hsu Chia-yu

525 Drug Dealers Arrested in Taiwan Nationwide Sweep

Authorities say the July 4-6 nationwide campaign led to the largest number of arrests in the nation's history.

2016/07/06 | Hsu Chia-yu

Duterte’s Murderous Campaign Against Suspected Philippine Drug Dealers Intensifies

More than 30 alleged drug dealers were reportedly killed by police in the four days following the inauguration of new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.

2016/06/28 | Edward White

FEATURE: Clock Ticks as Indonesian Execution Spree Looms

Hope and Hypocrisy: Despite fighting for the freedom of hundreds of its own citizens facing the death penalty abroad, Indonesia looks set to carry out a spate of executions of foreign nationals. Can international and local activists force the populist Jokowi administration to change its course?

2016/06/27 | Matthew Fulco

Taiwan’s Cancer Incidence Steadily Rises

The incidence of cancer is rising in Taiwan as the population rapidly ages.

2016/06/21 | Hélène Belaunde

Taiwan’s War on Drugs: Harsh Approach or Tolerance?

At a time where Taiwanese prisons are overpacked with people serving drug-related sentences, a newer, more tolerant approach is gaining popularity.

2015/11/17 | 關鍵評論網 ASEAN:馬六甲

Indonesia Consumes 1.4 Million MDMA Pills Per Year

According to BNN, Indonesia’s economy loss from drugs has reached up to US$ 4.8 million. Drugs circulated within Indonesia per year include marijuana (158,000 kg), amphetamine (219,000 kg) and MDMA (14 million pills).