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China
Opportunity clicks: China e-Commerce Seminar Series 2015
27 Aug 2015ICT
Exporters across Australia are invited to attend a series of Austrade-coordinated seminars, providing practical insight on how to become part of China’s internet shopping revolution.
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Export grants vital to Australia's trade, jobs and growth (Ministerial)
20 Aug 2015
Tabled in Parliament by Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb, the 2015 Review of the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) scheme concluded the grants helped exporters create, develop and expan ...
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Business opportunities in South-East Asia (Ministerial)
14 Aug 2015
Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb today launched a publication promoting the trade and investment opportunities for Australian business in the ten countries comprising the Association of S ...
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China
Australia-China Strategic Economic Dialogue promotes investment in regional infrastructure (Ministerial)
13 Aug 2015
The Treasurer and Minister for Trade and Investment today hosted the second annual Australia China Strategic Economic Dialogue with Chairman Xu Shaoshi of China’s National Development and Reform Commi ...
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China
ABC ‘Fact Check’ needs a reality check (Ministerial)
13 Aug 2015
A 'verdict' by ABC's 'Fact Check' that our landmark China Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) allows Chinese companies to bring in workers for major projects without offering the jobs to Australia ...
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Australian Indigenous Peoples Strategy (Ministerial)
10 Aug 2015
Today we announce Australia’s first ever strategy for advancing the interests of the world’s indigenous peoples. This new strategy provides a framework for Australia to work with our international par ...
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India
Indian automotive mission to build links with Australian industry
7 Aug 2015
Representatives from India’s car industry arrived in Australia today to learn about local automotive technology and research. The Indian Automotive Technology Mission to Australia will visit Sydney an ...
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Australia’s international businesses position for growth
7 Aug 2015
Australia’s international businesses continue to employ a range of approaches to develop their operations in overseas markets, according to the second Australia’s International Business Survey 2015 (A ...
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APEC Ambassador (Ministerial)
5 Aug 2015
Today we announce Mr Brendan Berne as Australia’s Ambassador for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).
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Australia’s exports shift to a broader base in 2014-15 (Ministerial)
4 Aug 2015
Australia’s services, manufacturing and rural exports experienced strong growth in 2014-15, cushioning the impact of lower resource export earnings.
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TPP talks make significant progress (Ministerial)
1 Aug 2015
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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Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) - a platform for growth (Ministerial)
26 Jul 2015
Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb will participate in ministerial talks in Hawaii from 28-31 July with the aim of concluding negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP).
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CPA Australia forms strategic partnership with the Australian Export Awards
14 Jul 2015
One of the world’s largest accounting bodies, CPA Australia, has joined the nation’s premier export award programme alongside Austrade and the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI).
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Malaysia
Robb pursuing freer trade in Asia Pacific (Ministerial)
12 Jul 2015
Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb will be in Kuala Lumpur tomorrow (Monday) for negotiations on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement.
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United States of America
10 years of Australian businesses making use of AUSFTA (Ministerial)
2 Jul 2015
Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb has welcomed the opening of the Building our Future Prosperity conference in Sydney today, marking the 10th anniversary of the Australia-United States Fre ...
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Aid for Trade - Creating jobs and building livelihoods (Ministerial)
1 Jul 2015
Today we announce a new strategy to increase the impact of Australia’s aid for trade investments by driving sustainable economic growth and poverty reduction in developing countries in the Indo-Pacifi ...
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Significant and Premium Investor Visas commence (Ministerial)
1 Jul 2015
New arrangements for investor visa applicants that will encourage investment into innovative Australian research and development and emerging local companies come into effect today.
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Philippines
Forging stronger economic ties with Singapore (Ministerial)
30 Jun 2015
Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb has returned from a visit to Singapore confident the newly signed Comprehensive Strategic Partnership (CSP) will lead to closer economic integration betwe ...
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China
Go online to boost your business bottom line (Ministerial)
30 Jun 2015
Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb today announced a new initiative to assist Australian businesses capture opportunities in China’s rapidly growing online retail markets.
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India
Robb Returns to India for Trade Talks (Ministerial)
21 Jun 2015
Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb will make his third visit to India this year to continue building support to finalise a strong and mutually-beneficial Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agre ...
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