Tag: Australia

Australia’s China Quandary

Written by Parama Sinha Palit. China’s quest for influence and power is becoming evident in the Asia-Pacific region as much as it is elsewhere in the world. An assertive China is more visible in the region in the backdrop of the US revisiting its Asia strategy. It is […]

Geography matters in the South China Sea

Written by Gavin Briggs. Our smartphones have seemed to remove the significance geography once had in our daily lives. Advanced communication systems and technological devices may fool us into thinking we have become unshackled from our terrestrial bonds yet, geography matters.

China Matters: Getting it Right for Australia

Written by Bates Gill and Linda Jakobson. A deepening relationship China matters to Australia. Australia is affected by nearly every aspect of China’s remarkable transformation.  Among Australians the second most widely spoken language is Mandarin Chinese. Over the past four decades 115 sister city and sister state relationships […]