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Should ASEAN be Australia’s priority?

February 25th, 2015

Episode 113 of 559 episodes

It’s been 40 years of Australia-ASEAN partnership. But what’s ASEAN to Australia – really? Australia’s politics and businesses seem to be far more occupied with the ‘great power’-relationships of China and the US. And this has to change says our panel of experts on Big Ideas right after the news. Australia should make ASEAN its priority, otherwise we’ll not be able to fully embrace the Asian century.

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