Australia to work with Bangladesh on Rohingya issue

Australia (Gvernment) has said it is committed to working with Bangladesh to support Rohingyas in need at camps in Cox’s Bazar. The Australian government has provided AUD 70 million for protection and medical services, particularly for vulnerable women and girls, shelter for Rohingya people and support to the host community, since September 2017. Seven Australian…

Indonesia to deport Australian graduate student traveling to Papua

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian authorities have denied entry and will deport an Australian graduate student who was traveling via Bali to Indonesia’s easternmost province of Papua on vacation. Belinda Lopez, a PhD candidate for Indonesian studies at Macquarie University in Australia, wrote on social media that she had been detained at Bali’s Denpasar airport since…

Australian Spies tap Business Chiefs for Insights

Intelligence agencies are making a major “structured” effort to mine Australian business leaders for information amid a growing gap between security agencies and the corporate world.The simmering debate over Chinese influence in Australia and the government’s tougher line on Beijing has left the government and business wildly at odds over the state of the bilateral…

[Australian High Commission] – against Nazar Abbas, Al-Abbas international educational consultants

The Australian High Commission in Pakistan had referred a case to NAB Rawalpindi against Al-Abbas International, an Educational Consultancy Firm, Pakistan. ISLAMABAD – The National Accountability Bureau Rawalpindi filed a reference against Nazar Abbas, Al-Abbas international educational consultants and others in the Accountability Court Rawalpindi for cheating public at large. According to the complaint, accused…