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Opinion | Australia’s belt and road dilemma in the Pacific: is China a partner or competitor?

Canberra has expressed a willingness to work with Beijing on much needed infrastructure in the region. However, concerns abound, ranging from standards to security threats, which have made the country hesitant to dive in.

5 Aug 2019 - 10:08AM

Canberra has expressed a willingness to work with Beijing on much needed infrastructure in the region. However, concerns abound, ranging from standards to security threats, which have made the country hesitant to dive in.

Australia’s belt and road dilemma in the Pacific: is China a partner or competitor?
Australia-China relations need a reset, and Malcolm Turnbull has to lead the way

The Australian prime minister’s rhetoric has worsened tensions with China.

29 Apr 2018 - 6:33PM

The Australian prime minister’s rhetoric has worsened tensions with China.

Australia-China relations need a reset, and Malcolm Turnbull has to lead the way
The economy is faltering? Chinese consumers aren’t buying it