Geoff Wade

First Name: Geoff
Last Name: Wade
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Article
9 March 2016

This article suggests that Australia should institute greater scrutiny in examining potential Chinese investment in the country.

Report
9 December 2015

The Port of Darwin lease highlights an urgent need to review how Australia takes account of its national security interests in making decisions about foreign investment.

Article
1 December 2015

Despite the apparent optimism about the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement and its benefits for Australia, it is clear that changes to migration rules and our industrial sector could come back...

Article
1 December 2015

Australia needs to understand how the  China-Australia Free Trade Agreement constitutes a key plank in China's global strategic aspirations, as part of the “Chinese Dream”.

Article
24 November 2015

This article examines the State Grid Corporation of China’s bid for the NSW electricity transmission network TransGrid.

Article
24 November 2015

The article points to the strategic aims of state-linked Chinese investments in Australia and urges Australia to pay further attention to the strategic threats these pose.

Article
18 November 2015

This commentary asks why Chinese naval vessels have recently been given access to the Malaysian port of Kota Kinabalu.

Article
11 November 2015

An account of the creation of an armed militia within the Chinese company Landbridge, underlining the close links between the People's Liberation Army and this company which has secured a  99-year...

Blog post
9 November 2015

A short examination of the 99-Year lease on Darwin Port sold to Chinese company Landbridge.

Article
7 August 2015

The PRC is aiding its labour-intensive manufacturing operations to move offshore in an effort to reduce pressure on saturated domestic markets, and to expand Chinese economic and thus political...