April 11, 2019

In Bekasi – And Indonesia – A House Divided?

In the 2014 presidential election, Prabowo carried both Bekasi and West Java. President Jokowi has devoted much time and energy to winning back the province in 2019. On April 17, 2019, Indonesia will be going to the polls. West Java, the country’s most-populous province, with 48.6 million inhabitants, is the pre-eminent electoral battleground.
April 11, 2019

When Asian Giants Vote

For the next 2 months, 1.2 billion Asians will head to the polls, starting with Thailand (52 million voters) on 24 March, then India (900 million), Indonesia (193 million) and the Philippines (64 million).
April 11, 2019

Coco Martin, The Filipino Everyman

Coco Martin, with his Indie background and gritty childhood has been a critical factor in expanding the show beyond the standard cops and robbers package. He’s pushed for more contemporary themes and issues - ranging from drug trafficking to gang warfare and corruption. ⠀⠀
March 12, 2019

As Thailand’s young look to the future, does Thaksin Shinawatra still matter?

With 7 million first time voters possibly unfamiliar with Thaksin, Team Ceritalah explores the relevance of Thaksin Shinawatra's politics in today's Thailand, and analyzes how the elections this Sunday would play out for him.