Prominent Canberra lawyer Bernard Collaery, and a former spy who exposed a secret ASIS operation in East Timor have been charged with breaching the intelligence act. Pacific Mornings with Seini Bitcoin mining equipment requirements for boats Taumoepeau brings you a fresh take on what is happening in the region.
30am to 10am AEST and PNG time. Washington and Moscow have struck a deal to hold a summit between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin, a move that may frustrate US allies keen on isolating the Russian leader. The head of the Pacific Islands Forum says Australia and Pacific nations should all work together to respond to the geostrategic changes underway in the Pacific. On the program: Regional security at the top of the agenda of this week’s high-level consultations between the Australian Government and the Pacific Islands Forum, and if you can’t make people stop tribal fighting in PNG, can you at least help them do it safer? The program can be heard Monday to Friday 6am, 7am and 3pm AEST. Word of the Year Our Word of the Year choice serves as a symbol of each year’s most meaningful events and lookup trends.
It is an opportunity for us to reflect on the language and ideas that represented each year. So, take a stroll down memory lane to remember all of our past Word of the Year selections. Change It wasn’t trendy, funny, nor was it coined on Twitter, but we thought change told a real story about how our users defined 2010. The national debate can arguably be summarized by the question: In the past two years, has there been enough change? Meanwhile, many Americans continue to face change in their homes, bank accounts and jobs. Only time will tell if the latest wave of change Americans voted for in the midterm elections will result in a negative or positive outcome. Tergiversate This rare word was chosen to represent 2011 because it described so much of the world around us.