Auckland's Skyrocketing Housing Prices Are More Than a Demand Problem
May 26, 2016
Auckland's Skyrocketing Housing Prices Are More Than a Demand Problem
There are strong policy encouragements to restrict supply, contributing to skyrocketing prices.
Auckland's Skyrocketing Housing Prices Are More Than a Demand Problem
Timor-Leste's Dangerous Political Union
May 24, 2016
Timor-Leste's Dangerous Political Union
Ironically, a peaceful transition of power is threatening to undermine democracy in Timor-Leste.
Timor-Leste's Dangerous Political Union
Wallis: The Real Game of Thrones
May 13, 2016
Wallis: The Real Game of Thrones
In the tiny French South Pacific collectivity, two would-be kings are waging a dramatic battle for the throne.
Wallis: The Real Game of Thrones
Opening Night: A Speech for an Australian Prime Minister
May 13, 2016
Opening Night: A Speech for an Australian Prime Minister
The Diplomat's Luke Hunt speaks with the writer of a new play that probes Australian politics.
Opening Night: A Speech for an Australian Prime Minister
National Security and Chinese FDI in Australia: Round Two
May 11, 2016
National Security and Chinese FDI in Australia: Round Two
Once again, the government baulks at a major land sale to China.
National Security and Chinese FDI in Australia: Round Two
South Australia Ponders Hosting a Nuclear Waste Storage Facility
May 10, 2016
South Australia Ponders Hosting a Nuclear Waste Storage Facility
Such a facility would mean revenue for the state, but comes with serious public relations hurdles.
South Australia Ponders Hosting a Nuclear Waste Storage Facility
Australia: Optimistic on Jobs and Growth?
May 10, 2016
Australia: Optimistic on Jobs and Growth?
The government tries to be optimistic on budget matters ahead of the election.
Australia: Optimistic on Jobs and Growth?
Does Australia Lack Commitment to Building Up Its Cities?
May 05, 2016
Does Australia Lack Commitment to Building Up Its Cities?
Victoria state received a disproportionately low amount of infrastructure funding in the latest budget.
Does Australia Lack Commitment to Building Up Its Cities?
The Submarine Deal and Australia’s Ties With France
May 04, 2016
The Submarine Deal and Australia’s Ties With France
Canberra’s recent decision to buy its subs from France highlights the scope for strategic cooperation.
The Submarine Deal and Australia’s Ties With France
Papua New Guinea's Struggle With Domestic and Sexual Violence
May 02, 2016
Papua New Guinea's Struggle With Domestic and Sexual Violence
PNG has some of the highest levels of family and sexual violence in the world.
Papua New Guinea's Struggle With Domestic and Sexual Violence
Australia’s Immigration Policy: So Much for the PNG ‘Solution’
April 30, 2016
Australia’s Immigration Policy: So Much for the PNG ‘Solution’
PNG’s Manus decision exposes the fundamental ironies at the core of Australia’s immigration policy.
Australia’s Immigration Policy: So Much for the PNG ‘Solution’
Australia, Gun Laws and Port Arthur 20 Years On
April 29, 2016
Australia, Gun Laws and Port Arthur 20 Years On
Twenty years after a massacre Australia remembers the dead, and its changed gun laws.
Australia, Gun Laws and Port Arthur 20 Years On
Will the Manus Island Decision Put an End to Australia’s 'Pacific Solution'?
April 28, 2016
Will the Manus Island Decision Put an End to Australia’s 'Pacific Solution'?
Papua New Guinea's Supreme Court ruled the detention center “unconstitutional and thus invalid.”
Will the Manus Island Decision Put an End to Australia’s 'Pacific Solution'?
Papua New Guinea Supreme Court: Australian Aslyum Detentions Are Illegal
April 27, 2016
Papua New Guinea Supreme Court: Australian Aslyum Detentions Are Illegal
The Australian-funded detention of asylum seekers on Manus Island is deemed unconstitutional.
Papua New Guinea Supreme Court: Australian Aslyum Detentions Are Illegal
Vive La France: DCNS to Build Aussie Submarines
April 26, 2016
Vive La France: DCNS to Build Aussie Submarines
A long process finally comes to an end.
Vive La France: DCNS to Build Aussie Submarines
Australia Still Doesn’t See a Cyberattack as the Menace the United States Fears
April 26, 2016
Australia Still Doesn’t See a Cyberattack as the Menace the United States Fears
Australia has some way to travel before it graduates to a coherent national cybersecurity strategy.
Australia Still Doesn’t See a Cyberattack as the Menace the United States Fears
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