The German foreign minister is on a charm-offensive through Southeast Asia. Guido Westerwelle is seeking to strengthen ties with the world's fourth leading financial centre.
Indonesia is hosting this year's World Economic Forum on East Asia, the regional version of the WEF in Davos. Manuela Kasper-Claridge reports from Jakarta.
Tracking down criminals on the net, uncovering digital security gaps and teaching police officers about cyber crime. Those are the tasks of the new Interpol innovation center in Singapore. Businesses are also involved.
The rupture between Russia and the West stemming from the Ukraine crisis has led Moscow to expand ties with Asia, especially China. Dmitri Trenin, head of the Carnegie Moscow Center, talks to DW about the implications.
Aiming to boost trade and promote his "Make in India" campaign, Indian PM Narendra Modi is visiting France, Germany and Canada between April 9-16. DW examines the German leg of his tour and the state of Indo-German ties.