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Australia to become an original party to world’s largest free trade agreement (Ministerial)

2 Nov 2021 Media releases

Australia has ratified the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (RCEP), ensuring that our farmers and businesses are able to access the benefits of what will be the world’s the larges ...

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Singapore – Australia’s next steps to reopening to the world (Ministerial)

1 Nov 2021 Media releases

Australia will welcome back fully vaccinated Singaporean travellers in November as part of our step by step and safe reopening to the world.

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Insight – Hatching opportunities for Australian egg and hatchling exporters to Korea

1 Nov 2021 Insights

Korea is removing import tariffs on eggs until 31 December 2021, opening up opportunities for Australian exporters of fresh table eggs and poultry hatchlings.

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Insight – Korea shows strong appetite for premium Australian produce

1 Nov 2021 Insights

Korea’s willingness to pay premium prices for high-quality food and agricultural produce offers opportunities for Australian exporters.

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MOVUS’ AI sensors a first for Accolade Wines and the wine industry

1 Nov 2021 Success stories

Leading premium wine company Accolade Wines and technology firm MOVUS have joined forces on a world-first project. Accolade Wines is trialling MOVUS’ FitMachine technology at Berri Estates, the Southe ...

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Quarantine-free travel from all of New Zealand to Australia (Ministerial)

31 Oct 2021 Media releases

Quarantine-free travel from New Zealand to Australia will resume from tomorrow.

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Strong potential for future Australia-Germany hydrogen exports (Ministerial)

29 Oct 2021 Media releases

The Morrison Government is continuing to work with international partners to establish Australia as a hydrogen export powerhouse. A new report from a landmark Australian-German study has found great p ...

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New National Indigenous Tourism Mentoring Program (Ministerial)

29 Oct 2021 Media releases

The Morrison Government has opened the competitive tender process to facilitate the design and delivery of a $10 million National Indigenous Tourism Mentoring Program, as COVID-19 restrictions affecti ...

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Peaching for the stars: stone fruit export season underway

29 Oct 2021 Success stories

One of Australia’s leading stone fruit producers is set for a peachy summer, sending its first load of juicy product for the export season to Malaysia this week.

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New chair of Tourism Australia (Ministerial)

27 Oct 2021 Media releases

Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Dan Tehan has welcomed the appointment of hotel industry leader Michael Issenberg as the new Chair of Tourism Australia.

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WTO panel established in wine dispute (Ministerial)

26 Oct 2021 Media releases

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has established a dispute settlement panel in the next phase of the dispute settlement process over anti-dumping duties imposed by China on Australian wine.

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Expo 2020 Dubai — the global platform for Australian education to shine

26 Oct 2021 Education news

Expo 2020 Dubai is a major global platform to promote Australian innovation, creativity and ambition to a global audience. Austrade, in collaboration with partners is delivering a business program acr ...

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Region in focus – Latin America

26 Oct 2021 Education news

Welcome to part one of a two part ‘region in focus’ toolkit — a curation of new and existing resources that can help you better understand education markets in Latin America.

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Insight – New opportunities for edible tallow exports to Mexico

26 Oct 2021 Insights

Australia can now export edible tallow to Mexico, without needing to pay tariffs.

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Montague looks to new markets to bear export fruit

26 Oct 2021 Success stories

Victorian fruit grower Montague is rebuilding after a challenging 2020, when bushfires, pandemic lockdowns and trade disruptions hit its export business.

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Insight – Cracking the shell: Australian western rock lobsters ready to roll into Thailand

26 Oct 2021 Insights

Australia can start exporting western rock lobsters to Thailand after the two countries finalised a new health certificate.

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Insight – Austrade and Tourism Australia: what we do

26 Oct 2021 Insights

We often get questions about ‘who is responsible for what’ in the Australian Government when it comes to tourism and the broader visitor economy. This article aims to answer this question.

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Telstra decision to acquire Digicel Pacific (Ministerial)

25 Oct 2021 Media releases

The Australian Government welcomes today’s announcement by Telstra of its decision to enter into an agreement to acquire and run Digicel Pacific.

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Strengthening trade in the Indo-Pacific (Ministerial)

21 Oct 2021 Media releases

Australian farmers and businesses stand to benefit from better export opportunities with the Morrison Government today securing passage of implementing legislation for the Regional Comprehensive Econo ...

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Tourism Australia outgoing Chair Bob East (Ministerial)

21 Oct 2021 Media releases

The Morrison Government today thanks outgoing Tourism Australia Chair Bob East for his leadership and service to tourism.

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