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Yanzhou Coal Plans Yancoal Australia Buyout Offer

Australia's worries about investment by government-owned Chinese companies haven't gone away. A recent poll by the influential Lowy Institute found that most Australians were concerned over Chinese buying of assets from farmland to listed companies.

Forum: Contemporary veterans

On Monday 17 June 2013, Military Fellow James Brown chaired a forum on the health and welfare needs of contemporary war veterans and their families. The forum was organised by NSW Minister for Citizenship and Communities, Victor Dominello. 

Interview: Dr Rodger Shanahan - Syria

Lowy Institute Nonresident Fellow Dr Rodger Shanahan participated in a roundtable discussion of media coverage of the Syrian conflict on Radio National's Life Matters program.

Interview: Jenny Hayward-Jones

Jenny Hayward-Jones was interviewed on Radio National's Counterpoint program on China's increasing influence in the Pacific.

China influence on the rise in Pacific

In an article in The Australian on China's establishing a regular summit with Pacific Island leaders, Rowan Callick quotes Jenny Hayward-Jones, Director of The Myer Foundation Melanesia Program.

Poll reveals Indians views of the world

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A new opinion poll prepared by the Lowy Institute provides stark and surprising insights into what the people of India think about their future and the world.The

Interview: Dr Rodger Shanahan - Syria

Lowy Institute Nonresident Fellow Dr Rodger Shanahan was interviewed on ABC Radio National's RN Drive program on recent bombing strikes of sites in Syria.

Papua New Guinea draws interest in energy projects

In an article in The Wall Street Journal on the intensifying efforts of foreign governments to win influence in Papua New Guinea, Enda Curran quotes Jenny Hayward-Jones, Director of The Myer Foundation Melanesia Program.

Interview: Rory Medcalf - North Korea

Rory Medcalf, Program Director International Security, joined in a discussion about what threat North Korea poses to the rest of the world on SBS Television's Insight program.

Interview: Dr Rodger Shanahan - Social media

Lowy Institute Nonresident Fellow Dr Rodger Shanahan was interviewed on SBS World News on how authorities in the Gulf Arab states are cracking down on what they perceive as dissent among bloggers and others using social media.

Interview: Mark Thirlwell - Scholarships

Marl Thirlwell, Program Director, International Economy, was interviewed on ABC's PM program on a scholarship program at Beijing's Tsinghua University under which 10,000 students will study and create closer ties with China.

The challenge of China

In an article in The Australian on the creation of a new Australia-China strategic dialogue at ministerial level, Greg Sheridan quotes Linda Jakobson, Program Director East Asia.

Beijing's goal to wean Canberra off US

In an article in The Australian on the 'strategic partnership' announced this week between Australia and China, Rowan Callick quotes Linda Jakobson's work on the Australia-China partnership.

Interview: Sam Roggeveen - North Korea

Sam Roggeveeen, Editor of The Interpreter, ws interviewed on ABC News 24's Weekend Breakfast program on the motivations behind North Korea's nuclear threats.

Gillard goes to China

In an article in The Australian Financial Review on the Australia-China relationship under the Gillard Government, John Kerin quotes Lowy Institute Non-resident Senior Fellow, Alan Dupont.

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