Australia can't afford to pick sides between the United States and China. That's a good thing.
Presidents Xi and Trump agreed to restart trade talks at the G-20, but even if a major deal is reached, US companies would still have a very hard time doing business in China.
Trump believes the money Americans spend on Chinese imports like the iPhone goes straight into China's pockets. In reality, China gets very little value from it.
Relentless coverage of China's political system, allegations of interference in Australia's politics, and its poor relations with neighbours have led to Australian attitudes towards China.
In a major speech ahead of the G20, Prime Minister Scott Morrison commits to further enhancing Australia's relationship with China while maintaining its allyship with the United States.
Donald Trump says trade wars are easy to win. Is he right?
In the face of climate change, the poorest are suffering from the excess emissions of CO₂ linked to the lifestyle of the richest. It is time to act, in the name of climate and social justice.
Properly executed, government intervention can provide a real economic boost.
China threatens to divide the close bond Australia and the US have shared for decades.
Huge protests in Hong Kong against proposed changes to extradition law have put the country's relationship with China in the spotlight.
A controversial extradition law has been suspended in Hong Kong after more than a week of mass public resistance. Hong Kong's legal system is one of its few remaining areas of autonomy from China.
Hong Kong’s protesters are galvanised by their cause, but whether they can sustain their momentum and bring about real change remains to be seen.
There is growing concern that China is trying to use universities to silence its critics in the West.
Telegram enabled protesters in Hong Kong to evade surveillance, but a DDoS attack and the arrest of a group administrator undermined the ability of protesters to organise and communicate.
Why protests have returned to the streets of Hong Kong.
Academic experts on how the humble car could evolve to become an unlikely hero in the global fight against climate change.
Protestors have taken to the streets over an extradition bill that could see alleged criminals extradicted to China, and Beijing is doing little to assuage their concerns.
When a Canadian travels to China to receive an organ transplant, a member of a persecuted minority may be killed to provide the organ.
A project to protect producers from food fraud by verifying and promoting the provenance of the region's beef exports to China turned out to be a source of creative work in the region as well.
Trump may find it harder to maintain support for his escalating tariffs on China if the US economy shows further signs of weakness.