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Top Japanese chefs get a taste of Australia
29 Mar 2017Latest from Austrade
Twenty of Japan’s up-and-coming chefs are in Australia from 29 March to 4 April 2017 to sample the best of the country’s premium food and beverages.
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Insight - Japan: Overview of Japanese pension fund market
17 Mar 2017
Insights
Japanese funds and companies have started to turn more attention offshore, to markets such as Australia, to diversify and bolster returns.
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FTAs bed down benefits for Australian manufacturers (Ministerial)
28 Feb 2017
Media releases
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will host a seminar in Sydney on Friday 3 March to help local businesses make the most of Australia's free trade agreements (FTAs) with ...
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Seminar to help NT businesses maximise FTA benefits (Ministerial)
20 Feb 2017
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Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will host a seminar in Darwin on Tuesday February 21 to help local businesses make the most of Australia’s free trade agreements (FTAs) ...
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Seminar to assist Kimberley businesses to benefit from North Asia FTAs (Ministerial)
16 Feb 2017
Media releases
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will host a seminar in Kununurra on Monday 20 February to help local businesses make the most of Australia’s free trade agreements (FTAs ...
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UQ – taking a lead on educating Asia
6 Jan 2017
Success stories
The University of Queensland (UQ) creates change in the world through its global reach in education, research and translation. As one of the world’s top 50 universities, it is not surprising that 12,0 ...
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Aussies take a bite of the Japanese market
6 Jan 2017
Success stories
Businesses are often founded on the simplest of ideas. This is true for entrepreneur James Scott who, within seven years, has turned his snack habits – and the germ of an idea – into a multimillion-do ...
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Tourism
Australia welcomes top Asian travel agents (Ministerial)
6 Sep 2016
Media releases
Over 300 qualified travel agents from across Asia are in Perth this week for Tourism Australia's training, education and familiarisation event - Corroboree Asia.
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Fruit export opportunities in Asia (Ministerial)
23 Aug 2016
Media releases
Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon. Keith Pitt MP, and Federal Member for Capricornia, Michelle Landry MP, today met tropical fruit farmers in Central Queensland interested ...
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Trade Winds
19 Aug 2016
Economic analysis | Trade Winds
This week’s readings have a strong focus on Australia’s International Business Survey (AIBS) given its release this week, and also cover important themes for Australia in Asia – the Australia-China bi ...
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Australia benefiting from free trade agreements (Ministerial)
18 Aug 2016
Media releases
Australian exporters are benefiting from free trade agreements with key trading partners and most intend to expand into new markets, according to a report released today.
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Japan’s next Iron Chefs visit Australia
27 May 2016
Latest from Austrade
Four of Japan’s up-and-coming chefs and one of their brightest sommeliers are coming to Australia to experience Australian premium produce firsthand as demand and popularity for these products continu ...
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JAEPA Taste of Australia menu competition winners announced in Tokyo
21 Apr 2016
Latest from Austrade
The winners of the JAEPA Taste of Australia menu competition were announced at a gala event at the Australian Embassy in Tokyo yesterday.
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More tariff cuts under Japan FTA (Ministerial)
1 Apr 2016
Media releases
Australian businesses are continuing to reap the benefits of the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) with a third round of tariffs cuts occurring today.
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Exporters quick to capitalise on Japan FTA (Ministerial)
15 Jan 2016
Media releases
Export sales across a variety of commodities to Japan have jumped since the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) came into effect 12 months ago, as businesses capitalise on the oppor ...
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Austrade partners with Japanese regenerative medicine industry
18 Dec 2015
Media releases
The Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) today announced a memorandum of understanding with Japan’s peak regenerative medicine industry body, Forum for Innovative Regenerative Medicin ...
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JAEPA opens opportunities for Australian vegetable exporters
4 Nov 2015
Latest from Austrade
Australian vegetable exporters to Japan are reaping early gains since the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) entered into force on 15 January 2015.
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Wine
Asia gets a taste of Australian wine in major promotional program
30 Sep 2015
Latest from Austrade
Australian wine labels are invited to participate in a joint Austrade–Wine Australia program to raise the profile of Australian wines in six of Australia’s fastest growing wine export markets in Asia.
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Seafood
Japanese oyster farmers tap into Tasmanian expertise
4 Sep 2015
Latest from Austrade
The 2011 tsunami caused massive damage to the oyster industry in Japan. Four and a half years on, Japanese oyster farmers are tapping into Australian expertise as their industry continues to rebuild.
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TPP talks make significant progress (Ministerial)
1 Aug 2015
Media releases
Significant gains have been made this week in negotiations for the world’s biggest regional trade deal, and a conclusion definitely remains within reach, the Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew R ...
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