Australia-Korea – Going Forward, Looking Backward
July 04, 2013
Australia-Korea – Going Forward, Looking Backward
A new dialogue is inaugurated. But the relationship should be about more than just security.
Australia-Korea – Going Forward, Looking Backward
Australian PM Julia Gillard Ousted, Kevin Rudd Back
June 26, 2013
Australian PM Julia Gillard Ousted, Kevin Rudd Back
Kevin Rudd has successfully challenged Julia Gillard for party leadership. What happens now?
Australian PM Julia Gillard Ousted, Kevin Rudd Back
Will Julia Gillard Resign?
June 22, 2013
Will Julia Gillard Resign?
A leading newspaper thinks she should, and it appears the last hope for her party. We have a week to find out.
Will Julia Gillard Resign?
Australia Needs Strategic Rethink on Submarines
May 20, 2013
Australia Needs Strategic Rethink on Submarines
The new White Paper got it wrong. Australia’s best undersea option remains the U.S. Virginia Class nuclear submarine.
Australia Needs Strategic Rethink on Submarines
Australia's Busted Budget
May 02, 2013
Australia's Busted Budget
Australian governments at the federal and state levels could be facing a “decade of deficit.”
Australia's Busted Budget
Julia Gillard's China Play
April 27, 2013
Julia Gillard's China Play
By any measure Julia Gillard’s trip to Beijing was a success. However, her most visionary goal remains unfulfilled.
Julia Gillard's China Play
Anzac Day Underscores Changes Down Under
April 24, 2013
Anzac Day Underscores Changes Down Under
Demographic change and disillusionment with the Afghan War offer a new perspective on Anzac Day.
Anzac Day Underscores Changes Down Under
New Zealand Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage
April 19, 2013
New Zealand Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage
New Zealand is the first country in the Asia-Pacific region to legalize gay marriage.
New Zealand Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage
Gillard's China Moment?
April 11, 2013
Gillard's China Moment?
Although Gillard’s trip to China this week was praised for expanding Australia’s trade, tensions lurk underneath.
Gillard's China Moment?
Australia's Julia Gillard: China Bound
April 04, 2013
Australia's Julia Gillard: China Bound
As tensions mount in various hot spots throughout Asia, Australia’s PM pays China a visit.
Australia's Julia Gillard: China Bound
Australia Under Tony Abbott
March 28, 2013
Australia Under Tony Abbott
With Labor on the ropes, our own Anthony Fensom looks at what Liberal-National Coalition rule could bring.
Australia Under Tony Abbott
Australia’s Political Soap Opera
March 25, 2013
Australia’s Political Soap Opera
Public infighting has the Labor government heading for disaster at this year’s elections.
Australia’s Political Soap Opera
As Australia's Economy Cools, Will Voters Seek a Change?
March 12, 2013
As Australia's Economy Cools, Will Voters Seek a Change?
While Australia’s economy continues to grow, challenges remain. Can Julia Gillard hold on to power?
As Australia's Economy Cools, Will Voters Seek a Change?
Match-Fixing and Doping Investigation Shocks Sports Fans
February 12, 2013
Match-Fixing and Doping Investigation Shocks Sports Fans
Investigations into widespread doping and match-fixing are underway in Australia and Europe, respectively.
Match-Fixing and Doping Investigation Shocks Sports Fans
Julia Gillard Rolls the Dice
February 09, 2013
Julia Gillard Rolls the Dice
Can Gillard win re-election with an economy that faces an uncertain future?
Julia Gillard Rolls the Dice
Australia's Security Challenge
February 01, 2013
Australia's Security Challenge
A recent report only underscores why Australia has long been a tough place to understand when it comes to security.
Australia's Security Challenge
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