China-Australia relations ‘will not be helped’ by foreign influence register

//China-Australia relations ‘will not be helped’ by foreign influence register

China-Australia relations ‘will not be helped’ by foreign influence register

Australia’s new foreign influence register – which comes into force on March 1 – will have a negative effect on its relations with China, analysts have said, after a former Australian trade minister walked away from his Chinese consultancy role a week before the deadline.The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper reported on Tuesday that Andrew Robb – architect of the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement – had left his consultancy position with the Shandong-based Landbridge Group, citing a growing…

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