Tag Archives: Tony Abbott

“China resources boom is over” says PM Rudd: Australia’s economic overhaul an election issue

Michael Sainsbury Look out below folks. Coming hot on the heels of the alarming bank credit freeze of the past two weeks, a string of poor economic data from China has been topped off by the news that manufacturing is contracting or, at the very least, flatlining. The official purchasing managers’ index (PMI) for June

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Joyce’s clear run will make Chinese investment in Australia an election issue

Michael Sainsbury I don’t blame the Chinese for being prudent and planning ahead for their own food security, but if this is in their best interests to buy our farms, then it can’t be in ours as well. Ladies and gentlemen, meet Barnaby Joyce who is now well-positioned to become Australia‚Äôs next Deputy Prime Minister,

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