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John Garnaut

John Garnaut is Fairfax Media's Asia Pacific editor. Most recently he was China correspondent. John graduated in law and arts from Monash University and worked for three years as a commercial lawyer at Melbourne firm Hall & Wilcox before joining the Sydney Morning Herald as a cadet in 2002. He became the Economics Correspondent in the Canberra press gallery and in 2007 was posted to Beijing.

China: Julie Bishop comments that sparked Beijing's rebuke 'never' made

John Garnaut On Monday, China’s most popular tabloid, The Global Times, blasted Foreign Minister Julie Bishop as a “complete fool” for telling Fairfax that she would stand up to China in defence...

Gillard treads lightly between super powers

John Garnaut JULIA GILLARD has had to manoeuvre to avoid getting stuck in the middle of China's escalating tensions with neighbouring powers and the United States, at her first appearance as Prime Minister at a...