3 Countries Asked to Bid for Largest-Ever Australian Defense Contract
February 24, 2015
3 Countries Asked to Bid for Largest-Ever Australian Defense Contract
A competitive evaluation process will take 10 months to complete.
3 Countries Asked to Bid for Largest-Ever Australian Defense Contract
Internal Security: Australia’s PM Is Off Message
February 24, 2015
Internal Security: Australia’s PM Is Off Message
Tony Abbott's recent speech on national security and Islamic terrorism conflated religion and violence in the name of religion.
Internal Security: Australia’s PM Is Off Message
Internal Security Vs. Human Rights: Australia in Turmoil?
February 13, 2015
Internal Security Vs. Human Rights: Australia in Turmoil?
Recent ethical controversies around internal security in Australia raise serious challenges.
Internal Security Vs. Human Rights: Australia in Turmoil?
Australia on the Cyber Offensive
January 28, 2015
Australia on the Cyber Offensive
Australia has been using hacker units to go on the offensive. But is its cyber policy up to snuff?
Australia on the Cyber Offensive
Is Germany Still in the Race for Australia’s Biggest Arms Deal of the Century?
January 24, 2015
Is Germany Still in the Race for Australia’s Biggest Arms Deal of the Century?
Angela Merkel is aggressively pushing for Germany to win a contract to build 12 submarines.
Is Germany Still in the Race for Australia’s Biggest Arms Deal of the Century?
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
January 23, 2015
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
Where does the Muslim community fit in Australia's self-images of war and peace?
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
Australia’s FTA Balancing Act
November 18, 2014
Australia’s FTA Balancing Act
New Chinese and Indian agreements highlight Canberra’s evolving Indo-Pacific trade strategy.
Australia’s FTA Balancing Act
Under US Pressure, Major Countries Snub China’s New Regional Bank
October 23, 2014
Under US Pressure, Major Countries Snub China’s New Regional Bank
On Friday, China will officially launch its new regional infrastructure bank. Many notable nations will be absent.
Under US Pressure, Major Countries Snub China’s New Regional Bank
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?
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