Iron ore prices have tumbled over the past fortnight amid a glut of Chinese steel that hints at a failure of China’s attempts to stimulate... MORE
Australia’s new Foreign Affairs Minister, Penny Wong, made Australia’s pitch to the leaders of the Pacific Islands nations last week.
Labor foreign affairs spokeswoman Penny Wong has described Australia’s inability to dissuade the Solomon Islands from signing a security agreement with China as the “worst... MORE
Australian universities that host Confucius Institutes should publicly disclose how they are funded and retain control over what students are taught, but a parliamentary review... MORE
The European Union is suing China in the World Trade Organization over what it says is Beijing’s economic coercion against member state Lithuania.
Rightly or wrongly, Australia’s decision to cancel the French contract and build nuclear submarines with the United States and Britain sent a signal that it... MORE
The Solomon Islands are so named because they were thought to contain the fabled treasures of King Solomon.
The Australian cyber security outfit Internet 2.0 compiled data showing that the sale of PRC tests for COVID-19 soared in Hubei Province months before official... MORE
China's trade dispute with Australia has entered perilous new territory after Beijing slapped tariffs of up to 200 per cent on Australian wine and the... MORE
The Chinese embassy in Canberra leaked a list of its demands to the Australian government that it says must be met for relations to a... MORE