FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — The latest issue of the Edge Review is now available. Read more.
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Only on rare occasions does Australia’s government-owned public broadcaster, the ABC, get together with journalists from Fairfax Media to work collectively on a story. But this week they did just that […]
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — After being unceremoniously dumped in 2010, after one failed and one aborted leadership challenge, and after three years suffering the slings and arrows of outraged caucus colleagues, Kevin Rudd has his revenge. In a successful […]
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — When it comes to fishing practices, Japan easily has one of the patchiest records among the international community. As far back as the 1980s, its maritime practices were a magnet for environmentalists. Whaling, shark finning, culling dolphins en […]
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — It’s on again. Malaysian, Singaporean and Indonesian companies with large plantation interests, along with thousands of small land holders, are burning off and razing forests in Sumatra, throwing enough smoke into […]