Tag: china

Redefining romance: China’s dating shows are being used to instil the new national ideology

In China, popular dating shows are being used to promote Xi Jinping’s changing national ideology. Luka Vertessy looks at dating, and politics in Chinese pop […]

Is Chinese influence in Timor-Leste cause for concern?

In order to counter increasing Chinese influence, Australia needs to work at developing a closer relationship with Timor-Leste, Andrea Soriano writes. Over the past months, there’s been […]

That which glitters more than gold: China’s changing attitude towards the Olympics

China has been known for its pursuit of gold medals since its re-entry into the Olympics in 1980. But is China’s gold-or-bust attitude shifting? Although […]

International students – peace offerings or security threats?

The decision to exclude international students from interning at the Parliament House is unlikely to improve Australia’s security significantly, Nathan Attrill writes.