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Celebrating trade and investment ties with Japan
21 Sep 2017
Austrade and the Australia-Japan Business Co-operation Committee will launch a Japanese-language version of Japanese Investment in Australia – A trusted partnership at a special lunch in Sydney tomorr ...
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New Cairns aquarium to boost tourism in North Queensland (Ministerial)
19 Sep 2017
The Cairns Aquarium and Reef Research Centre officially opened today after support from the Turnbull Coalition Government.
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Australian edtech sector eyes $51 billion China online market (Ministerial)
18 Sep 2017
China’s vast school-age education market presents significant opportunities for Australia’s world-class online education and edtech providers.
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Superyachts to bring super gains for Australian tourism and marine industries (Ministerial)
13 Sep 2017
The Turnbull Government today introduced a Bill that will increase superyacht charters in Australian waters.
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Australian Blockchain mission to China (Ministerial)
13 Sep 2017
Australia's Blockchain expertise will be on show in China this week when 20 of our top experts take part in a major mission to explore ways of expanding the commercial reach of the distributed ledger ...
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Australia Business Week in India (Ministerial)
29 Aug 2017
This week I will lead a large trade delegation to the world's fastest-growing major economy for the second Australia Business Week in India (ABWI).
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Japanese Investment in Australia (Ministerial)
28 Jul 2017
Today I launch Japanese Investment in Australia: A Trusted Partnership, which shows how one of Australia's oldest economic partners is building on established ties to support the next wave of innovati ...
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Volumes drive 2016 export growth (Ministerial)
30 Jun 2017
Trade continues to underpin our nation’s prosperity as Australia’s total trade in goods and services reached a record $673 billion last year.
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Visit to the United States and Colombia (Ministerial)
27 Jun 2017
This week I am visiting the United States and Colombia to advance trade, tourism and investment opportunities for Australia.
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Adelaide to host Australia’s premier tourism trade event (Ministerial)
26 Jun 2017
Adelaide will host Australia’s largest annual event for building tourism opportunities for Australia - the Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE) - in April 2018.
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Australian businesses tap in to India (Ministerial)
19 Jun 2017
Registrations are now open for Australia Business Week in India 2017 (ABWI), an opportunity for Australian businesses to tap into the world’s fastest-growing major economy.
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China’s chance to milk Australian dairy expertise
16 Jun 2017
Thirty Australian dairy industry representatives are in China on an Austrade-led trade mission to demonstrate their products, services and technology at the China Dairy Expo.
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Pacific Trade and Development Agreement (Ministerial)
14 Jun 2017
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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Queensland covers Paris (Ministerial)
8 Jun 2017
The international campaign to bring tourists back to Queensland following Cyclone Debbie has begun.
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International tourists loving regional Australia (Ministerial)
7 Jun 2017
International tourists are staying longer and spending more when they visit Australia. And they are venturing out of the capital cities with record growth in regional Australia.
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First Women in Export Scholarship winner (Ministerial)
6 Jun 2017
I am pleased to announce Dr Noelle Sunstrom as the winner of the inaugural Women in Export Scholarship.
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Further strong trade outcome for Australia (Ministerial)
6 Jun 2017
The value of Australian exports surged to a new record level in the March quarter, reinforcing the value of the Turnbull Government’s continued commitment to open trade and investment.
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55th Australian Export Awards (Ministerial)
26 May 2017
The success of Australia’s exporters will be celebrated through the 55th Australian Export Awards program, which opens today.
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Launch of Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement (Ministerial)
26 May 2017
Today I announce the launch of the Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement (PAFTA) negotiations with Peru’s Minister for Foreign Trade and Tourism, Eduardo Ferreyros.
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Launch of Australia-Hong Kong FTA negotiations (Ministerial)
16 May 2017
Today I announce the launch of the Australia-Hong Kong Free Trade Agreement (A-HKFTA) negotiations with my counterpart, Mr Gregory So Kam-leung, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development.
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