China Firm Nabs Solomon Islands Port Deal as US Watches On

The port reconstruction deal, part of a $170-million project to upgrade roads and wharves in the strategically-located Pacific islands nation,…

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Australia’s Potential $11.3bn Batteries Bonanza: Accenture

Australia accounts for nearly half of the world's lithium supply and is ideally positioned to reap the benefits from the…

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China Accused of Trying to Bribe Pacific Officials – Telegraph

Beijing offered Micronesia officials cash, free flights and alcohol, claimed its outgoing leader David Panuelo, for Taiwan invasion support

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Asian Stocks Slide After Powell Says Bigger Rate Hikes Possible

Shares in Hong Kong, Sydney and Shanghai took a tumble, while MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was…

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Adani Shares Rally After $1.9-Billion GQG Stock Buy-up

Adani Enterprise stock was up 16% on Friday, while other group firms rose by 5-10% near the close of trading,…

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China Has Big Lead in Critical Emerging Technologies: Study

China has a 'stunning lead' in most of the 44 critical emerging technologies, an Australian Strategic Policy Institute study said,…

1 month ago

Australian Government Advisers Remain Cool on TikTok Ban

"We'll take the advice of our national security agencies. That hasn't been the advice to date," Treasurer Jim Chalmers said

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Australia Blocks Chinese Investment in Rare Earths Company

Northern Minerals said on Tuesday the federal government blocked its largest shareholder, China’s Yuxiao Fund, from raising its ownership to…

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Adani Shares Bounce on News of $690m Debt Reduction Plan

Shares of Adani companies rose on Tuesday after sources said the group was looking to repay or prepay debt of…

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Adani Shares Plunge Again on $400m Debt Talks Report

Most companies of the Indian ports-to-power conglomerate, which operates a coal mine, an export terminal and a solar farm in Australia, sank…

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Australia Plans New Cyber Security Agency in Policy Shake-up

Current cyber security rules, government policies and regulations "are simply not at the level that we need them to be,"…

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Australia to Cut Tax Breaks, Limit Access to Retirement Funds

Government plans to limit tax breaks for citizens with large superannuation funds, saying allowing citizens early access to funds before…

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