Australia floats strategic dialogue with US to counter China’s ‘economic coercion’

Australia floats strategic dialogue with US to counter China’s ‘economic coercion’

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison wants to launch a new “strategic economic dialogue” with the United States to counter China’s economic clout. “Unlike the Cold War, geostrategic competition in the coming decades will be engaged in the economic realm,” former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said in an address to the Australian American Leadership Dialogue.

More selfie biometrics could ease government and financial service access in UK, Australia, US

More selfie biometrics could ease government and financial service access in UK, Australia, US

A single sign-on for government service access is in development in the UK, Australia’s government has published a case study with OCR Labs on selfie biometrics for financial services access and the U.S. contracts LexisNexis Risk Solutions to help deal with the wave of unemployment fraud attempts, of which spoof attacks have made up a

China ‘indefinitely’ suspends key economic dialogue with Australia

China ‘indefinitely’ suspends key economic dialogue with Australia

A Chinese and an Australian flag China has “indefinitely” suspended key economic dialogue with Australia, the latest in a growing diplomatic rift between both countries. Relations have been on the decline since Australia called for a probe into the origins of the virus and banned Huawei from building its 5G network. Last year, China imposed