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Corruption and Chaos in Papua New Guinea
April 22, 2016
Corruption and Chaos in Papua New Guinea
A two-plus-year corruption investigation into PNG's prime minister comes to a head.
Corruption and Chaos in Papua New Guinea
Malcolm Turnbull’s Visit to China
April 21, 2016
Malcolm Turnbull’s Visit to China
The Australian PM sought to balance trade with South China Sea, investment and cybersecurity concerns.
Malcolm Turnbull’s Visit to China
Australian Elections Set For July 2
April 18, 2016
Australian Elections Set For July 2
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has indicated that he will be calling a double dissolution poll.
Australian Elections Set For July 2
Australia and China: All About 'Optimism' for PM Turnbull
April 16, 2016
Australia and China: All About 'Optimism' for PM Turnbull
On his first official visit to China, Australia's prime minister downplayed recent tensions in the relationship.
Australia and China: All About 'Optimism' for PM Turnbull
The Problem With Australia’s Steel Industry
April 13, 2016
The Problem With Australia’s Steel Industry
Arrium's collapse highlights the downside of over-reliance on an industry which is at the mercy of global markets.
The Problem With Australia’s Steel Industry
Australia Needs Soft Power as Asia’s Strategic Balances Shift
April 09, 2016
Australia Needs Soft Power as Asia’s Strategic Balances Shift
It is time Canberra took soft power seriously.
Australia Needs Soft Power as Asia’s Strategic Balances Shift
The Bear Returns to the South Pacific: Russia Sends Arms to Fiji
April 09, 2016
The Bear Returns to the South Pacific: Russia Sends Arms to Fiji
Could Russian arms shipments to Fiji mark incipient great power competition in the region?
The Bear Returns to the South Pacific: Russia Sends Arms to Fiji
After Cyclone Winston, Focus on Fiji’s Regional Relationships
April 06, 2016
After Cyclone Winston, Focus on Fiji’s Regional Relationships
The disaster might pose an opportunity for Australia and New Zealand to bring Fiji in out of the diplomatic cold.
After Cyclone Winston, Focus on Fiji’s Regional Relationships
States-in-Waiting: Introducing Your Future Pacific Neighbors
April 05, 2016
States-in-Waiting: Introducing Your Future Pacific Neighbors
The world's newest states are likely to emerge from the Pacific Islands. Why is no one paying attention?
States-in-Waiting: Introducing Your Future Pacific Neighbors
Flags and Identity in New Zealand
March 30, 2016
Flags and Identity in New Zealand
Ultimately, the country voted to keep its old flag, but the year-long process sparked national conversations about identity.
Flags and Identity in New Zealand
Papua New Guinea's Tuberculosis Pandemic
March 28, 2016
Papua New Guinea's Tuberculosis Pandemic
With one of the highest infection rates in the world, drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis are causing a crisis in PNG.
Papua New Guinea's Tuberculosis Pandemic
Australia and the Brussels Attack
March 25, 2016
Australia and the Brussels Attack
In the wake of Brussels, Australians should take solace in the rejection of the politics of fear and division.
Australia and the Brussels Attack
Papua New Guinea: Where Property Is More Expensive Than Manhattan
March 22, 2016
Papua New Guinea: Where Property Is More Expensive Than Manhattan
97 percent of land in Papua New Guinea is held under customary title, leading to sky-high prices for the remaining 3 percent.
Papua New Guinea: Where Property Is More Expensive Than Manhattan
Pulling Up the Ladder? Electoral Reforms in Australia
March 22, 2016
Pulling Up the Ladder? Electoral Reforms in Australia
Changes to voting procedures look to lock out the “discontent vote.”
Pulling Up the Ladder? Electoral Reforms in Australia
Locked Out: Sydney’s Nightlife Takes a Hit
March 16, 2016
Locked Out: Sydney’s Nightlife Takes a Hit
New laws aiming to cut down on drunken violence might ruin the city’s economically crucial evening vibes.
Locked Out: Sydney’s Nightlife Takes a Hit
The Pacific Nuclear Test Cases
March 12, 2016
The Pacific Nuclear Test Cases
A tiny Pacific Island nation takes on the world’s nuclear powers.
The Pacific Nuclear Test Cases
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