Foreign affairs

Australia-China monthly wrap-up: November 2022


By Elena Collinson, with research assistance from Corey Lee Bell

Cyberspace: The new battlefield of US-China competition


By Marina Zhang 

Note: This article appeared in The National Interest on December 9 2022.

Decoding Xi Jinping’s ‘Asia Pacific community with a shared future’


By Marina Zhang

Note: This article appeared in The Diplomat on December 9 2022.

Perspectives | Remembering and misremembering Whitlam’s PRC policy


Perspectives is UTS:ACRI's commentary series, featuring a piece on a topical subject in the Australia-China relationship from an invited expert contributor. 

By James Curran

Will China seek to exploit its rare-earth dominance?


By Marina Zhang

Note: This article appeared in The National Interest on November 26 2022.

50 years of Australia-China relations: Views from the envoys | WEBINAR


Gough Whitlam’s Labor government established formal relations with the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in December 1972. To reflect on how relations have fared in the 50 years since this historic event, and where they may be heading, the Australia-China Relations Institute at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS:ACRI) welcomed current and former ambassadors from both nations to mark the occasion:

- His Excellency Mr Graham Fletcher, Ambassador of Australia to the People’s Republic of China

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The mending Australia-China relationship: Powered by lithium?


By Corey Lee Bell, Elena Collinson and Xunpeng Shi

Note: This article appeared in The Diplomat on November 18 2022.

Australia-China monthly wrap-up: October 2022


Albanese-Xi meeting won’t resolve Australia’s grievances overnight. But it is a real step forward


By James Laurenceson

Note: This article appeared in The Conversation on November 15 2022. 

There were smiles all round as the Australian and Chinese leaders met formally for the first time in more than six years.

How Albanese came to terms with China


By Elena Collinson and James Curran

Note: This article appeared in The Australian Financial Review on November 15 2022.