I don't like this.
This reminds me of the Gough Whitlam era which was brought undone by proposed off shore loans called in those far off days petro-dollar loans. My personal opinion is that Kev is possibly going too far. The younger generation may not think so; thank goodness we have an older generation that recalls this only too well. My memory was jogged about this not only by reports in the media but also by a Canadian friend who was telling me about the activities of the Canadian opposition and the role of their Governor General (GG) the Monarchs representative. This representative in all British Commonwealth countries has certain powers as old Gough found out (yes he is still alive and pretty robust for 91) so hopefully the Canadian one works out a solution ok. I’m worried about our so called esteemed PM falling into the same trap. His plans are much to grandiose for us Australians I fear he must pull his head in on this, this is my view...but not his of course naturally the trouble is we ordinary Australians suffer if he makes a blue, but not him he’s a wealthy man his wife more so...he has no worries just us idiots do...big worries at that. A direct quote “The Whitlam government (1972-75) was rocked by revelations that rogue ministers had enlisted Khemlani to raise billions from Arab nations. Unquote” According to the leader of the Australian Federal opposition Mal Turnbull it’s the Kev-lani road show which is a mere reference to Tirath Khemlani the Pakistani commodity dealer in Whitlam’s day More can be read here and also here