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MIL-OSI Australia: Update on 28 July by-elections [03 August 2018]

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Electoral Commission, Elections, English, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Queensland, West Australia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Update on 28 July by-elections [03 August 2018]

Source: Australian Electoral Commission Updated: 3 August 2018 The AEC has officially declared the polls for three of the five by-elections held on Saturday 28 July. The Electoral Commissioner, Tom Rogers, said the by-elections in the Divisions of Longman (Queensland) and Perth (Western Australia) have not yet met any of the conditions legally required under […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Reconciling New Caledonia: A vote to clear the air on independence?

By   /  July 30, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Culture, Economics, Education, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Human Rights, Indigenous, Justice, Kanak independence, Kanaky, MIL OSI, New Caledonia, New Caledonia referendum, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Reconciling New Caledonia: A vote to clear the air on independence?

In the final instalment of a three-part series, Dr Lee Duffield in Noumea assesses some of the options and omens. It looks like a simple case of voting yes or no to clear the air on independence for this French-governed territory less than four months away. But, not so easy. What about the “day after”? […]

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MIL-Evening Report: New Caledonia celebrates Bastille Day and thinks about independence

By   /  July 27, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Development, Economics, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, France, Global, Human Rights, Independence, Indigenous, Kanak independence, Kanaky, Melanesian, MIL OSI, Military, Multiculturalism, New Caledonia, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: New Caledonia celebrates Bastille Day and thinks about independence

By Dr Lee Duffield, recently in Kanaky/New Caledonia The Quatorze Juillet (14 July) events in Noumea this month, as in any small French city, reflected the grand military parade down the Champs Elysees in Paris – ranks of soldiers and a senior officer taking the salute. It was like a refrain from colonial times, kepis […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Federal electoral divisions in South Australia formalised [20 July 2018]

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Electoral Commission, Elections, English, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, South Australia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Federal electoral divisions in South Australia formalised [20 July 2018]

Source: Australian Electoral Commission Updated: 20 July 2018 The next federal general election will be conducted on new House of Representatives divisions in South Australia after a notice was today published in the Commonwealth Government Notices Gazette. Individual division profile maps and geospatial data for the new federal electoral divisions are now available. More detailed […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords debates referendums in the UK

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  Aid, British Parliament News, businessindustryandconsumers, centralgovernment, Constitution, Elections, electoralsystems, England, English, eulawandtreaties, eupoliticalintegration, Europe, europeanunion, exitingtheeuropeanunion, generalelection, great britain, houseoflords, internationalaffairs, internationaleconomicrelations, internationalpoliticsandgovernment, internationaltrade, Labour, legislativeprocess, lordsnews, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, politicalparties, publicadministration, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords debates referendums in the UK

Source: British Parliament News 18 July 2018Members of the Lords, including a member of the Independent Commission on Referendums at University College London and a management board member of the Make Votes Count campaign, will debate the impact on parliamentary democracy in the UK of the use of referendums, in the House of Lords on Thursday 19 […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Urgent question on Electoral Commission investigation into Vote Leave

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  British Parliament News, Business, Commerce, commonsnews, electionexpenditure, Elections, England, English, Europe, European Union, exitingtheeuropeanunion, great britain, houseofcommons, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, Republic of Korea, Show on home page, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Urgent question on Electoral Commission investigation into Vote Leave

Source: British Parliament News 17 July 2018Streatham MP Chuka Umunna is to ask an urgent question in the Commons today on the Electoral Commission investigation into Vote Leave. The Electoral Commission has ruled that the Vote Leave campaign broke electoral law during the 2016 referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union.The question is expected at […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Federal electoral divisions in Victoria and the ACT formalised [13 July 2018]

By   /  July 13, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Electoral Commission, Elections, English, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Federal electoral divisions in Victoria and the ACT formalised [13 July 2018]

Source: Australian Electoral Commission Updated: 13 July 2018 The next federal general election will be conducted on new House of Representatives divisions in Victoria and the ACT after notices were today published in the Commonwealth Government Notices Gazette. Individual division profile maps and geospatial data for the new federal electoral divisions are now available. More […]

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