Oct 6, 2015

Australia considering other nations for asylum seekers

Australia said Tuesday it is seeking new countries to resettle refugees in after confirming only four people have moved to Cambodia, which has agreed to accept refugees in exchange for aid. Under a hard-line policy in place for several years, Canberra has denied asylum ...

May 16, 2014

First load of LNG from JV in PNG on way to Japan

Australian energy firm Santos said Friday that the first exports from its huge $19 billion gas project in Papua New Guinea will soon depart for Japan, four years after the joint venture was given the go-ahead. The massive project, operated by U.S. energy giant ...

Aug 17, 2013

Rudd's Labor may lose seven marginal seats

Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd is on the brink of defeat in next month’s national elections, with a poll indicating that his ruling Labor Party will lose seven of the eight most marginal electorates. An analysis of the seats, four of which are held ...