China: Australia’s most important trade relationship under threat
As the U.S. and China move toward an all out trade war, Australia finds itself Australia has long-standing security relationship with U.S. . Cui Tiankai said accusations of intellectual property violations were “groundless. Australia is more affected by China's economy than most countries. So clearly there is more to our relationship with China than just mining exports. and documented the growing impact of gun violence on Americans' lives. AUSTRALIA'S most crucial trade relationship is under threat — and the China has threatened Australia with a trade war if 'growing lack of.
The commodity price rise would be good for our mineral exporters, but because the reduced steel production would also reduce Chinese national income that in turn would see a fall in the demand for tourism and education. Under this scenario the value of our dollar would also rise — in line with the increase in commodity prices — which would also make tourism and education in Australia more expensive for Chinese. The study estimates this would also lead to our GDP being slightly lower, but this overall small drop hides a large change within our economy.
The mining sector would be fine, but our services sector would suffer a big decline and our national consumption would also fall in line with jobs cuts in the tourism and education sectors.
This leads to lower demand for our exports — both minerals and services. However, this again masks the real struggles that would occur.
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Common misperceptions about the nature of domestic violence also creates challenges for effective intervention. Yet this goes generally unrecognised in China.
Unequal power dynamics between the abuser and the abused is not always determined by relative financial security. Perhaps more fundamentally, these power dynamics are often based on gender norms.
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Contrary to the popular myth that victims of domestic violence are usually less educated or financially dependent, many women who are university-educated and even providers for their households are also victims of domestic violence. Violence can occur when traditional masculine authority is challenged.
Zhang Xiaoyan, a year-old female doctor, was abused for years and died of poisoning in March, allegedly murdered by her former husband. Zhang owned a clinic and a pharmacy, and was the only breadwinner for the family. Following the Northern Expedition in China, greater political unity within China bolstered the Chinese Consulate-General's confidence in criticising Australian laws that discriminated against the Chinese; they were supported domestically by a resolution at the ruling Kuomintang's Third National Conference in Australian rules against Chinese residents and visitors were relaxed in response, including making it easier for Chinese nationals to visit or study in Australia.
The Consulate-General was reorganised and moved to Sydney, with sub-consulates opened in other key cities. Various Chinese officials visited Australia. As a mark of respect, he was given a seat on the floor of the House of Representatives. Frederic Egglestonwho previously headed the Commonwealth Grants Commissionwas appointed the first minister to China in ChongqingChina's war-time capital, while Hsu Modeputy foreign minister, was appointed the first minister to Australia.
The United Kingdom proposed in that Britain, Australia and New Zealand should simultaneously recognise the new government. However, the Australian and New Zealand governments were concerned about electoral repercussions at a time when Communism was becoming a more topical issues, and did not do so immediately.
Although Ben Chifley 's Labor government preferred to be realistic about the new Chinese government and would have supported its admission to the United Nations,  it lost the election. The British government went ahead with the recognition of the PRC alone inbut the United States withheld recognition. However, fromAustralia refused to accept ambassadors from the ROC,[ citation needed ] and for many years Australia did not send an ambassador to Taiwan.
From as early asthe Australian government's Department of External Affairs was recommending the recognition of the PRC, but this advice was not politically accepted. While the Labor Party 's official policy from was that Australia should follow the examples of Britain and France in recognising the PRC, on the basis that the ROC was unlikely to recover the mainland,  the Liberal Party-led Coalition played up the perceived threat of a Communist China for electoral advantage, including the support of the anti-Communist Democratic Labor Party.
As part of this political strategy, Australian Prime Minister Harold Holt explicitly recognised the continuing legitimacy of the ROC government in Taiwan inby sending an ambassador to Taipei for the first time. As opposition leader, Gough Whitlam visited China in before Henry Kissinger 's historic visit on behalf of the United Statesand in Decemberafter Whitlam's victory in that year's federal election, Australia established diplomatic relations with the People's Republic of China, and Australia ceased to recognise the Republic of China government of Chiang Kai-shek in Taiwan.
Australia’s economic relationships with China
The establishment of relations with "Red China" roused great excitement in Australia. Since the Chinese economic reforms initiated by the late Deng XiaopingChina has benefited from significant investment in China by Australian companies for example, future Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull had set up the first Sino-foreign joint venture mining company in China inwhile Australia has benefited from the Chinese appetite for natural resources to modernise its economy, infrastructure and meet its growing energy demands.
Australia subsequently won and Sydney hosted the Olympics. Eight years later, China hosted the Beijing Olympics in