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December

(21 December 2012) CHINA’S RISE DOMINATES YEARLY TRADE ROUND-UP

(21 December 2012) 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Australia and the People's Republic of China

(20 December 2012) JOINT AUSTRALIA-CHINA STUDY – Feeding the Future

(20 December 2012) MEDIA RELEASE - Joint Australia-China study paves way for closer rural cooperation

(12 December 2012) Speech to Xi'an International Studies University by Arts Minister Simon Crean - "The Value of Cultural Exchange"

(12 December 2012) Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard's speech at Gala Dinner to celebrate 40 years of Australia-China diplomatic relations

(12 December 2012) China-Australia Tourism Relationship Celebrated

(10 December 2012) Guangzhou Speech by Arts Minister Simon Crean - "Australia in the Asian Century"

(8 December 2012) Minister for the Arts and Minister for Regional Development Simon Crean's China visit to strengthen ties in Asian Century

November

(26 November 2012) CRAIG EMERSON AND CHRIS EVANS JOINT MEDIA RELEASE - MINISTERS WELCOME ACADEMIC CHAIR IN CHINA

(19 November 2012) Her Excellency Ms Frances Adamson Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China - Speech at the International Symposium on Child Poverty and Development

(12 November 2012) Her Excellency Ms Frances Adamson Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China Speech at ACBC/CEDA Luncheon South Australia and China at 40 in Adelaide

(9 November 2012) Her Excellency Ms Frances Adamson Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China Speech at the ACBC/Asialink luncheon Victoria and China at 40 in Melbourne

(8 November 2012) Her Excellency Ms Frances Adamson Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China Speech at Griffith University’s ‘Perspectives Asia’ Event Queensland and China at 40 in Brisbane

(6 November 2012) Ms Frances Adamson, Australian Ambassador to China- Speech to the University of Sydney: New South Wales and China in the 40th Year of the Australia-China Relationship

(4 November 2012) Speech by Australian Ambassador Frances Adamson at the Opening Ceremony of China Mining, Tianjin

October

(31 October 2012) More than 10,000 Australian students AsiaBound

(31 October 2012) "An Introduction to the “Australia in the Asian Century” White Paper - speech by Ambassador Frances Adamson to the Foreign Correspondents' Club of China"

(29 October 2012) Frontiers of Knowledge Symposium: Australia-China and Beyond to 2020, University of Sydney

(28 October 2012) Launch of White Paper to consider Australia's place in the Asian Century

(25 October 2012) Australian Defence Force Cooperates with China and New Zealand on Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief

(22 October 2012) At 40 there are no doubts- Her Excellency Ms Frances Adamson Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China's Speech to the 2012 Australia-China Youth Dialogue

(19 October 2012) Australia secures a seat on the United Nations Security Council

(12 October 2012) China and Australia sign new Customs partnership agreement

September

(27 Sept 2012) “Australia and China at 40: Partners in Growth” - HE Ms Frances Adamson Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, Speech to the 12th China International Steel & Raw Materials Conference

(27 Sept 2012) New visa 'label-free' travel arrangements for Chinese nationals travelling to Australia

(24 Sept 2012) “Australia-China Relations at 40 – Building a Pathway for the Future” - HE Ms Frances Adamson Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, Speech to 2012 Annual Leader’s Lecture

(14 Sept 2012) Speech by Senator Bob Carr, Foreign Minister of Australia, to the "Australia in the China Century Conference"

(14 Sept 2012) Asia Ready People, Asia-Ready Policies" - Speech by The Hon Wayne Swan MP, Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer of Australia to the "Australia in the China Century Conference"

(11 Sept 2012) Hidden Worlds Exhibition by Anna Glynn

(06 Sept 2012) Her Excellency Ms Frances Adamson Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China Speech at the Opening Ceremony of the 2012-2013 Academic Year at Beijing Foreign Studies University

(03 Sept 2012) Changes to Australian visa service delivery in China

August

(30 Aug 2012)FOR TRAVELLERS TO AUSTRALIA - Australia's duty-free concessions for cigarettes and tobacco products are changing on Saturday 1 September

(23 Aug 2012) Australian Nobel Laureates To Visit China and Further Expand Australia-China Science Ties

(22 Aug 2012) China Southern Lands in North Queensland

(20 Aug 2012) HE Frances Adamson, Australia’s Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China- Welcome Speech at Gala Dinner of Australian Week in Shenyang

(16 Aug 2012)Speech by Ms Frances Adamson, Australian Ambassador to China, on the occasion of "Australia Education Day" at Liaoning University, Shenyang

(16 Aug 2012) CSIRO and China work towards global border security

(16 Aug 2012) Chinese Students demonstrating power of partnership

(15 Aug 2012) Tourism Australia welcomes new China flights for Cairns and Brisbane

(14 Aug 2012) HE Frances Adamson, Australian Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, Speech at Dinner to Celebrate CSIRO’s Long Term Science and Research Partnerships in China

 (09 Aug 2012) CSIRO Mission supports China-Australia collaboration

July

(13 July 2012) Remarks by the Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer The HON Wayne Swan MP - 40 Years of Friendship

(09 July 2012) Australia-China Low-Emissions Coal Partnership Fund

(09 July 2012) Treasurer to lead business delegation to China

(06 July 2012) Ambassador's opening remarks to 13th Australian Studies Conference, Xihua University, Chengdu, Sichuan Province

June

(28 June 2012) Ambassador Adamson's remarks at the opening of China-Australia Media Conference

(03 June 2012) Minister for Defence Stephen Smith – Minister for Defence visit to China

May

(17 May 2012) Australian Navy joins China for maritime exercise

(15 May 2012) Remarks by Senator the Hon Bob Carr, Minister for Foreign Affairs - Launch of the 40th Anniversary of Australia China Diplomatic Relations

(15 May 2012) Ambassador's remarks at 40th anniversary launch

(10 May 2012) Australian Foreign Minister Carr to visit China and Japan

March

(28 March 2012) New label-free visa arrangements for Student visa holders travelling from China to Australia

(22 March 2012) Reserve Bank of Australia and People's Bank of China sign local currency swap agreement

(20 March 2012) Opening of new Australian Consulate-General in Chengdu

February

(27 February 2012) Ambassador's remarks at the launch of CIW/CICIR Joint Report - "Australia and China Today"

(06 February 2012) Australia-China: Three Challenges and Opportunities——Australian Ambassador to China, Ms Frances Adamson's Speech to the Australia China Business Council

January

(18 January 2012) Minister for Foreign Affairs media release: Australia Joins the Fight Against Space Junk