US ambassador to Australia Arthur Culvahouse. Photo: APUS ambassador to Australia Arthur Culvahouse. Photo: AP
US ambassador to Australia Arthur Culvahouse. Photo: AP

China using ‘payday loan diplomacy’ in the Pacific, claims new US ambassador to Australia

  • US Vice-President Mike Pence’s charge last year that China is ensnaring tiny island nations in foreign aid ‘debt traps’ did not go far enough, says diplomat

Topic |   Australia
US ambassador to Australia Arthur Culvahouse. Photo: APUS ambassador to Australia Arthur Culvahouse. Photo: AP
US ambassador to Australia Arthur Culvahouse. Photo: AP
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