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Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment addresses AccessChina’16 (Ministerial)

24 Oct 2016 China

Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Keith Pitt MP, today delivered the keynote address in Shanghai, at AccessChina’16.

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Rock Lobster exports go live with ChAFTA (Ministerial)

24 Oct 2016 China

Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon. Keith Pitt MP has visited the Geraldton Fishermen’s Cooperative (GFC) live lobster warehouse facility and nearby Jiangnan Wholesale Fruit ...

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WTO Ministers Meeting (Ministerial)

21 Oct 2016 NorwayArgentina

I will attend a meeting of World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministers in Norway this weekend. My visit will be an opportunity to discuss ways to reinvigorate WTO negotiations and set the agenda for the ...

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Visit to China to support economic, trade and investment links (Ministerial)

21 Oct 2016 China

The Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon. Keith Pitt MP, is undertaking his first official visit to China today to strengthen the economic relationship with Australia’s larges ...

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Tourism Ministers gather to support industry growth (Ministerial)

14 Oct 2016

Today I will meet with State and Territory Tourism Ministers in Hobart to advance our combined support for Australia’s tourism industry.

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Singapore-Australia Free Trade Agreement (Ministerial)

13 Oct 2016

The Turnbull Government has delivered a comprehensive update of Australia’s second oldest free trade agreement, creating significant opportunities for Australian service providers.

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Seminar sheds light on FTAs for Sunshine Coast businesses (Ministerial)

5 Oct 2016

Sunshine Coast businesses turned out in force for a free trade agreement seminar hosted by Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt in Mooloolaba today.

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Australia extends trade and investment efforts to Boston (Ministerial)

4 Oct 2016

The newest addition to Australia's trade network officially opened in Boston, Massachusetts today.

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Seminar to help Sunshine Coast business benefit from North Asia FTAs (Ministerial)

30 Sep 2016

Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt will host a seminar next week to help businesses on the Sunshine Coast make the most of Australia's free trade agreements (FTAs) with Ko ...

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Backpacker tax changes to benefit regional Australia (Ministerial)

27 Sep 2016

Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon. Keith Pitt MP, said proposed improvements to the way working holiday makers (backpackers) are taxed will provide confidence to regional e ...

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New app to help Australian businesses export (Ministerial)

27 Sep 2016

The Turnbull Government is helping Aussie businesses become exporters through a new app launch today.

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Iran trade mission to rebuild trade and investment links (Ministerial)

26 Sep 2016

This week I will lead a business mission to Iran to begin rebuilding Australia’s commercial relationship with one of the Middle East’s biggest economies.

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PNG Trade Minister Maru visits Queensland (Ministerial)

21 Sep 2016

Mutually beneficial trade and investment opportunities between Central Queensland and Papua New Guinea were explored during a visit by Papua New Guinea’s Minister for Trade Commerce and Industry, the ...

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Hong Kong visit to highlight services and investment opportunities (Ministerial)

19 Sep 2016

I am visiting Hong Kong this week to meet senior government officials and investors.

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Millions of Chinese need Australian health and aged care skills (Ministerial)

15 Sep 2016 China Health and Medical

Today I launch the report Health and Aged Care Industry in China: A Guide for Australian Business, which outlines the key opportunities emerging from our biggest trading partner.

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Assistant Minister for Tourism attends AACB Conference (Ministerial)

9 Sep 2016

Promoting Australia as a key business event destination was high on the agenda at the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) staff conference in Brisbane yesterday.

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ChAFTA rocks Western Australia lobster industry (Ministerial)

7 Sep 2016 China

Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon. Keith Pitt today visited the world’s biggest exporter of rock lobster, based in Western Australia, to discuss opportunities arising from ...

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Africa Down Under showcases partnerships (Ministerial)

7 Sep 2016 KenyaMadagascarSouth Africa

Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon. Keith Pitt MP, will deliver a speech today in Perth on Australia's extractives sector relationship with Africa and the potential for deep ...

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Australian businesses set to benefit from new Alibaba agreement

6 Sep 2016 China

Chinese consumers will find it easier to buy fresh Australian produce and a wider range of other Australian goods and services following a ground-breaking agreement between Austrade and Chinese e-comm ...

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