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Trade Winds
21 Jul 2017Economic analysis | Trade Winds
This week’s readings begin with the concept of soft power, its measurement and its impact on international business and foreign policy.
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Pacific Trade and Development Agreement (Ministerial)
14 Jun 2017
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The Turnbull Government has delivered another trade agreement that will help drive economic growth and raise living standards in our region.
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FTA Portal extended to cover additional markets (Ministerial)
2 May 2017
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I am pleased to announce the expansion of the Government’s FTA Portal, further delivering on our election commitment to assist Australian businesses take advantage of the opportunities provided by our ...
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Growth strategies on the agenda as Tourism Ministers meet in Perth (Ministerial)
19 Feb 2016
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Today in Perth I will be chairing the 68th Tourism Ministers’ Meeting, bringing together Tourism Ministers from state and territory governments, and representatives from New Zealand, to discuss ways i ...
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TPP talks make significant progress (Ministerial)
1 Aug 2015
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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
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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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2015 CER Ministerial meeting: Communique (Ministerial)
27 Feb 2015
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New Zealand and Australian Ministers met in Auckland on 27 February 2015 for the annual Closer Economic Relations (CER) Ministerial Meeting.
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Building and Construction
Infrastructure key focus of Robb business mission to New Zealand (Ministerial)
25 Feb 2015
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Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb is this week leading a major business delegation to New Zealand to explore new economic opportunities in areas such as infrastructure.
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Education and Training
Australia supports APEC scholarships portal (Ministerial)
24 Feb 2015
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Minister for Trade and Investment Andrew Robb and Minister for Education and Training Christopher Pyne have welcomed the launch of a new APEC scholarships and internships online portal.
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Signature of AANZFTA Protocol (Ministerial)
27 Aug 2014
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The Minister for Trade and Investment, Andrew Robb, joined Ministers from ASEAN Member States and New Zealand in signing the First Protocol to Amend the Agreement Establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New ...
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APEC Forum confirms economic gain by increasing women’s participation (Ministerial)
27 May 2014
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The 2014 APEC Women and the Economy Forum (WEF) has strongly reaffirmed the importance of unlocking the immense economic opportunities that come from increasing women’s participation in the regional e ...
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