Abbott’s personal touch key to Indonesia ties

Head and shoulders image of Colin Brown, Griffith Asia Institute
Department of Business Strategy and Innovation
Visiting Indonesia so soon after his election could be the big positive from Tony Abbott’s first overseas trip as Prime Minister. This is the view of Colin Brown, adjunct professor at the Griffith Asia Institute in Brisbane. He believes lastweek’s face-to-face, personal exchange between Mr Abbott and Indonesian president, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, was an appropriate […]