Day: December 1, 2018

Comparing China and America

Comparing China and America

December 1, 2018 Opinion
I have followed China’s development, its stunning advance in forty years from impoverished Third World to a huge economy, its rapid scientific progress. Coming from nowhere it now runs neck and neck w…
Australia’s Regional Play

Australia’s Regional Play

December 1, 2018 Opinion
On a very relative scale, Australia can be grouped into the ‘second or third’ level players in terms of significance in the political game unfolding in the Indo-Pacific region. This group could also i…
U.S. Foreign Policy Has No Policy

U.S. Foreign Policy Has No Policy

December 1, 2018 Opinion
President Donald Trump’s recent statement on the Jamal Khashoggi killing by Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince might well be considered a metaphor for his foreign policy. Several commentators have suggested …