Former Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop MP, speaks at the Australia Day Luncheon in the Island Shangri-La Hong Kong on Friday. Photo: The Australian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong

Australia lobbying hard for Yang Hengjun but must respect China’s legal process: ex-minister Julie Bishop

  • She says while both countries are friends, they are still learning to manage their differences
Topic |   China-Australia relations

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Former Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop MP, speaks at the Australia Day Luncheon in the Island Shangri-La Hong Kong on Friday. Photo: The Australian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong
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Papua New Guinea police on parade in Port Moresby. Photo: AFP

Australia unveils plans to set up police training schools in the Pacific

  • Senior Australian police executives will be sent to train officers in the Pacific as part of a broader effort to strengthen the rule of law and bolster Australian influence in the region
  • Papua New Guinea’s police commissioner admitted this week that ill-discipline, brutality and corruption were rampant inside the force
Topic |   Australia

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Papua New Guinea police on parade in Port Moresby. Photo: AFP
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