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  • 18 Aug 2017 14:17

    Indonesia's unorthodox toll road debt

    Borrowing at a low interest rate might look attractive but, in the long term, the government - and its citizens - pay through higher cost of finance.

  • 18 Aug 2017 12:01

    South China Sea: Beijing raises the temperature again

    Asia has acquired yet another flashpoint, one that China has deliberately picked at a time and location of its choosing.

  • 18 Aug 2017 09:55

    Perfidious New Zealand

    The thing that puts New Zealand on the world map is rugby, and New Zealanders will do everything in their power to retain their rugby primacy.

Lowy Institute Quick Comment: James Brown on Defence Budget 2014

Lowy Institute's Military Fellow James Brown explains the key features of the 2014 Defence Budget, why defence has done relatively better than other portfolios, and the direction this budget shows the Australian government to be taking in regards to defence and its engagement with the world.

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