Strengthening Australian-Vietnam Ties… In Cyberspace
October 12, 2014
Strengthening Australian-Vietnam Ties… In Cyberspace
Cybersecurity can help Australia take its existing engagement with Vietnam to the next level.
Strengthening Australian-Vietnam Ties… In Cyberspace
US-Australia-China Hold First Ever Military Drill, But So What?
October 09, 2014
US-Australia-China Hold First Ever Military Drill, But So What?
The first ever U.S.-China-Australia military drill illustrates the extent of their distrust -- and nothing more.
US-Australia-China Hold First Ever Military Drill, But So What?
Is Asia the New Silicon Valley?
September 18, 2014
Is Asia the New Silicon Valley?
Plus, al-Qaeda in Myanmar and why are Japanese citizens still buying CDs? General interest links.
Is Asia the New Silicon Valley?
Australia May Help US Bomb Syria
August 27, 2014
Australia May Help US Bomb Syria
U.S. officials believe that Australia and Great Britain will participate in airstrikes against ISIS in Syria.
Australia May Help US Bomb Syria
Congress Wants Taiwan at RIMPAC
August 12, 2014
Congress Wants Taiwan at RIMPAC
Plus, ASEAN is building a domestic arms industry. Defense and security links.
Congress Wants Taiwan at RIMPAC
New EU Free Trade Talks Good for Abenomics
June 27, 2014
New EU Free Trade Talks Good for Abenomics
The EU’s agreement to a new round of FTA talks could give Abe’s economic reform additional momentum.
New EU Free Trade Talks Good for Abenomics
Australia Mulls Military Action in Iraq
June 14, 2014
Australia Mulls Military Action in Iraq
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says he will not rule out using military force in Iraq if the situation worsens.
Australia Mulls Military Action in Iraq
Would You Like an F-35 With Your Aegis?
June 10, 2014
Would You Like an F-35 With Your Aegis?
It’s no coincidence that the Asian nations with Aegis combat systems are also the ones buying the F-35.
Would You Like an F-35 With Your Aegis?
Australia Boosts Defense Spending 6.1%
May 16, 2014
Australia Boosts Defense Spending 6.1%
Newly released budget documents show sizable increases in Australia's defense spending in the coming years.
Australia Boosts Defense Spending 6.1%
Australia to Purchase 58 More F-35 Fighters
April 24, 2014
Australia to Purchase 58 More F-35 Fighters
On Wednesday Australia announced it will buy 58 additional F-35s joint strike fighters for $12.4 billion.
Australia to Purchase 58 More F-35 Fighters
Troubled Waters: Indonesia’s Growing Maritime Disputes
February 19, 2014
Troubled Waters: Indonesia’s Growing Maritime Disputes
Indonesia has become embroiled in maritime disputes with neighbors like Singapore, Australia, and Papua New Guinea.
Troubled Waters: Indonesia’s Growing Maritime Disputes
Chinese Naval Exercise In Eastern Indian Ocean Sends Mixed Signals
February 07, 2014
Chinese Naval Exercise In Eastern Indian Ocean Sends Mixed Signals
Chinese warships entered the eastern waters of the Indian Ocean for a rare exercise.
Chinese Naval Exercise In Eastern Indian Ocean Sends Mixed Signals
Interservice Harmony and Australia’s Near Abroad
November 25, 2013
Interservice Harmony and Australia’s Near Abroad
Canberra’s middle status simplifies life for Australia’s military in many ways. The US should take note.
Interservice Harmony and Australia’s Near Abroad
South Korea to Go “All In” on F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
November 20, 2013
South Korea to Go “All In” on F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
Plus, the Navy’s top officer is only slightly worried about sequester’s impact on the pivot. Wednesday defense links.
South Korea to Go “All In” on F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
Will Indonesia Rip Up Their Defense Treaty With Australia?
November 20, 2013
Will Indonesia Rip Up Their Defense Treaty With Australia?
Snowden’s leaks could reshape Asia-Pacific security if Indonesia and Australia remain estranged
Will Indonesia Rip Up Their Defense Treaty With Australia?
Who Resurrected the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement?
November 20, 2013
Who Resurrected the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement?
Long considered dead, the prospect of a China-Australia Free Trade Agreement has gained new life.
Who Resurrected the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement?
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