The Australian Federal police are to reopen a corruption investigation into the activities of an Australian mining company in Cambodia after their initial efforts were criticised for not being sufficiently thorough.
A tropical depression heading from Fiji towards Tonga is expected to strengthen into a cyclone by tomorrow.
The Australian economist Professor Ross Garnaut has urged Australia and Papua New Guinea to prevent the arbitrary use of immigration powers from disrupting bilateral business.
China’s capital Beijing is enduring its worst air pollution on record.
Many Asian countries are trying to do their bit to improve the region’s air quality and reduce reliance on oil.