Saturday , May 15 2021
Home / South China Morning Post / China-Australia relations: ripping up Chinese firm’s Darwin Port lease could cost Canberra

China-Australia relations: ripping up Chinese firm’s Darwin Port lease could cost Canberra

Summary:
[unable to retrieve full-text content]The Australian government may have to pay taxpayer-funded compensation to a Chinese company if its lease contract of Darwin Port is overturned on national security grounds, but experts say the government has no “immediate imperative” to terminate the deal.An Australian parliamentary inquiry’s call last month for the government to consider revoking the 99-year lease to Landbridge Group has gained momentum after Minister for Defence Peter Dutton confirmed to The Sydney Morning Herald on Sunday…

Topics:
Su-Lin Tan considers the following as important:

This could be interesting, too:

James Picerno writes The ETF Portfolio Strategist: 14 May 2021

Calculated Risk writes Fannie and Freddie: REO inventory declined in Q1, Down 58% Year-over-year

Calculated Risk writes May 14th COVID-19 New Cases, Hospitalizations; 7-Day Average Cases Lowest Since June 25, 2020

Lambert Strether writes 2:00PM Water Cooler 5/14/2021

[unable to retrieve full-text content]
The Australian government may have to pay taxpayer-funded compensation to a Chinese company if its lease contract of Darwin Port is overturned on national security grounds, but experts say the government has no “immediate imperative” to terminate the deal.An Australian parliamentary inquiry’s call last month for the government to consider revoking the 99-year lease to Landbridge Group has gained momentum after Minister for Defence Peter Dutton confirmed to The Sydney Morning Herald on Sunday…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.