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John Menadue. The nonsense about Free Trade Agreements

In his tormented defence of his government’s performance, Tony Abbott highlighted some of his so-called achievements.  They included the Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) with Japan, ROK and China. Most of the work in preparation for these agreements had been done … Continue reading

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John Menadue. Tony Abbott in Japan

Tony Abbott has just completed his visit to Japan. The media has been full of  stories about the improvement particularly in agricultural exports from Australia to Japan. It should all be taken with a grain of salt. There have been … Continue reading

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