Leaders on Asia Address | The Hon Kevin Rudd (Melbourne)

18 July 2019, 7:12 pm

As the Chinese economy slows and trade tensions persist what are the implications for Australia? Asia Society Australia, is pleased to host Former Prime Minister and now President of Asia Society ...... Read More »

Six years and counting

18 July 2019, 7:09 pm

On July 19, 2013, then prime minister Kevin Rudd reintroduced offshore detention for asylum seekers arriving by boat. Today, to Australia’s shame and international embarrassment, around 800 people are ...... Read More »

Hugh de Kretser: Six years after Manus Island decision, we must end the suffering

18 July 2019, 2:47 pm

Today marks an awful milestone. It is six years since then prime minister Kevin Rudd announced that anyone arriving in Australia by boat seeking safety would be deported to Manus Island in Papua New ...... Read More »

PM vies with Labor to say nothing

17 July 2019, 9:03 pm

It was more about filling space by being asked to comment on whatever issues were running. That is pretty much how day-to-day politics has evolved since Kevin Rudd rose to power in late 2007 and made ...... Read More »

The 2019 Canberra Writers Festival features Kevin Rudd, Stephanie Alexander and many more

17 July 2019, 3:00 am

Bibliophiles, you'd better be quick. The fourth Canberra Writers Festival has already sold half the total number of tickets it sold last year. Eleven of the 80 festival events have sold out and others ...... Read More »

China is at a crossroads, Kevin Rudd tells London audience

11 July 2019, 6:59 am

London: China is at a crossroads. It fears trade and technology wars with the United States will spill over into the finance sector, according to former prime minister Kevin Rudd. The Asian nation ...... Read More »

How Netflix and the streaming revolution killed the NBN's dream of super fast broadband on fixed wireless

7 July 2019, 8:59 am

About 10 years ago, when the original plan for a mostly fibre NBN was first famously sketched on the back of a serviette by Kevin Rudd and Stephen Conroy, streaming TV was not a thing. Even then ...... Read More »

Kevin Rudd: It's Possible to Strike a China Trade Deal in 2019

30 June 2019, 1:00 pm

Former Australian PM Kevin Rudd: It's possible to strike a China deal in 2019 from CNBC. Rudd believes it is possible for the U.S. and China to reach a trade compromise this year, stating that ...... Read More »

Julie Bishop says there are surprising similarities between Malcolm Turnbull and Kevin Rudd

25 June 2019, 9:29 am

Julie Bishop has said there are several similarities between Malcolm Turnbull and Kevin Rudd besides they were both knifed for the top job by former colleagues. The former Deputy Leader of the Liberal ...... Read More »

Axed Turnbull and Rudd similar, says Bishop

25 June 2019, 3:03 am

Julie Bishop says there are similarities between former prime ministers Malcolm Turnbull and Kevin Rudd — and not only that both lost the top job after being knifed by their colleagues. Speaking ...... Read More »

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