News and Speeches
Australian and Chinese companies pen landmark agreements
(7 November 2018) Eleven major commercial agreements between Australian and Chinese companies worth almost $15 billion over the next five years have been signed today, reflecting the high level of commitment of the Australian business community to continued engagement within China.
(7 November 2018)The Liberal-National Government through Tourism Australia and one of world's largest international airline carriers, China Eastern Airlines, have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding aimed at further growing travel between Australia and China.
(5 November 2018) I will visit China from 7-8 November to attend the 5th Australia-China Foreign and Strategic Dialogue, hosted by my Chinese counterpart, State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi.
Simon Birmingham: Australia's economy showcased at major Chinese expo CIIE
(4 November 2018) Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment op-ed on Financial Review
Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment: visit to Shanghai and Hong Kong
(3 November 2018) I will visit Shanghai and Hong Kong between 4 and 8 November, to lead Australia’s delegation to President Xi Jinping’s inaugural China International Import Expo (CIIE). I will then travel to Hong Kong for meetings with various government and business leaders.
(8 October 2018) Australia’s national performing arts companies will tour across China this October and November, alongside the best of Australian independent theatre and theatre for young people.
(4 October 2018) After becoming Prime Minister, I said my Government would keep Australians together. I don’t want to see Australians set against each other. I want to bring them together and that boils down to the values and beliefs we hold as a community.
(20 September 2018) For Australia, this conference is a key date in our annual calendar. CEOs and senior executives from many leading Australian firms are here today, as well as representatives from Australia’s central and state governments.
Australian innovation and technology on display at Beijing Design Week 2018
(19 September 2018) The best of Australian 3D immersive design will light up Beijing Design Week as Australia’s leading innovators bring outstanding Australian design to the Chinese capital.
Media Release from the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment: Australian blockchain leaders head to China
(8 September 2018) Leading Australian blockchain companies and investors will travel to China as part of an Australian Government-led mission to deepen collaboration and explore growth opportunities within one of the world’s fastest growing technology sectors.
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