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Recognising the benefits of the TPP-11 (Ministerial)

5 Sep 2018

New analysis confirming the real benefits of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP-11) to Australian businesses and the overall economy. It’s expected the TPP-11 will provide greater market access and ex ...

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A new chapter of economic partnership with Indonesia (Ministerial)

4 Sep 2018 Indonesia

Australia and Indonesia have successfully concluded negotiations on the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA), deepening our economic and security cooperation with ...

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Fifth annual investment statement to parliament (Ministerial)

21 Aug 2018

Minister Ciobo presents the Coalition’s fifth Investment Statement to the Parliament. The Coalition Government appointed the first ever Minister for Investment in 2013. A mark of the fact we see trade ...

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NSW startups take their products global (Ministerial)

6 Jul 2018 Israel

Seven NSW startups will learn from global innovation experts in Tel Aviv, as part of a joint program hosted in one of the world’s most advanced innovation hubs.

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Investment opportunities in China (Ministerial)

3 Jul 2018 China

The Australian Government welcomes new Chinese Government reforms to remove barriers in investment in priority sectors, increasing opportunities for Australian investors in the world’s second largest ...

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Visit to Japan (Ministerial)

2 Jul 2018 Japan

I will visit Japan this week to hold talks with senior Japanese counterparts on bilateral regional and global trade developments.

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Consultations begin for Australia's new nation brand (Ministerial)

27 Jun 2018

Businesses are encouraged to have their say on the development of Australia’s new Nation Brand in a series of forums starting around the country this week.

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Women in Export Scholarship winner (Ministerial)

18 Jun 2018

I am pleased to announce Dalene Wray as the winner of this year’s Chief Executive Women (CEW) Austrade Women in Export Scholarship.

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Australian filmmakers explore opportunities in China (Ministerial)

14 Jun 2018 China

Australian film production capability will be showcased in China this week during a delegation visit to discuss opportunities for joint projects.

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Trade, Tourism and Investment Ministers' Meeting (Ministerial)

13 Jun 2018

Today I will chair a meeting of Australia’s Trade and Investment Ministers and Tourism Ministers in Adelaide. We will discuss ways to further grow Australia’s exports, increase investment and attract ...

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Tapping global growth in online sales (Ministerial)

12 Jun 2018

I am pleased to launch a new guide to help Australian export businesses harness the power of e-commerce to expand into global markets.

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Australian business leaders to spearhead new unifying nation brand initiative

8 Jun 2018

Australian business leaders from a cross section of some of the country’s most iconic businesses, technology firms and arts institutions today joined in Canberra to spearhead an ambitious new project ...

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Nominations open for Australian Export Awards (Ministerial)

8 Jun 2018

Australia's exporters will be awarded for their work creating jobs and driving economic growth at the 56th Australian Export Awards.

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A new nation brand for Australia (Ministerial)

8 Jun 2018

Australia's Nation Brand Advisory Council will meet for the first time today as the Turnbull Government works to create a new nation brand for Australia to drive exports and investment.

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New York Mission to showcase Australian leadership in blockchain

16 May 2018 United States of America

Australia's advanced capability in blockchain, the secure online transaction technology set to reshape global business, will be on in display in new York this month.

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Australia welcomes more than nine million tourists (Ministerial)

15 May 2018

Australia welcomed a record 9.02 million international visitors in the year ending March 2018, an increase of 7.7 per cent on the last 12 months, according to figures released by the Australian Bureau ...

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Australian Payments Technology a Growing Chip off the Blockchain (Ministerial)

15 May 2018

Australia's position as a leading developer of blockchain will be on display when more than 100 Australian companies attend the world's top industry event in New York this month.

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Growing trade and investment at Beef Australia 2018 (Ministerial)

11 May 2018

An international delegation is exploring trade and investment opportunities at Beef Australia 2018

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New Consul General and Senior Trade Commissioner for Dubai (Ministerial)

10 May 2018

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Halliday as Australia's Consul-General and Senior Trade Commissioner in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, our largest investment partner in the Middle ...

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Investing in regional tourism (Ministerial)

10 May 2018

Investment opportunities in Australia’s regional tourism destinations are showcased in a suite of new marketing tools designed to drive investment in regional Australia.

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