Australian prime minister wants powers to rip up foreign agreements: Belt and Road Initiative with Beijing now under the spotlight

Australia & Oceania 08/26/20, 18:25

In an unprecedented move against Chinese Communist Party (CCP) interference in Australia's affairs, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison will introduce new legislation, which will allow him to tear up the multimillion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) agreement the State of Victoria signed with Beijing, including hundreds of other deals. Morrison will ...

Australia on alert in front of TikTok platform security issues

Australia & Oceania 07/20/20, 12:57

Australia joined the list of countries on alert for the TikTok platform in Chinese capitals, for possible interference with data privacy and security. TikTok is owned by a Chinese technology company Byetdance, based in Beijing. The numerous allegations of political censorship and data exchange with the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), made ...

New Zealand To Review Its Extradition Treaty With Hong Kong

Australia & Oceania 07/11/20, 18:51

After the approval of the questioned security law in Hong Kong imposed by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), New Zealand decided to suspend the existing extradition treaty.  A spokesman for New Zealand's foreign ministry told Taiwan News that the country will reconsider its extradition treaty with Hong Kong. His words were, ...