Remarks at Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA) Signing Ceremony, Jakarta

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Your Excellency Mr Vice President, thank you for honouring us with your presence today. Excellencies, Ministers, Ambassador, my parliamentary colleague and predecessor as Minister, Steve Ciobo, distinguished leaders of business, industry. Good morning, selamat pagi.   This is an historic occasion. The signing of the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement brings our two…

Indonesia Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA)

Op Ed   Today in Jakarta, I will sign the historic Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement, commonly known as IA-CEPA.   The deal marks a new chapter in Australia’s partnership with one of our closest friends and neighbours. Indonesia offers significant economic opportunities right on our doorstep. Our neighbour has one of the fastest-growing economies…

Australia and Indonesia sign landmark Trade Agreement

Joint Release with Prime Minister Scott Morrison  Australia and Indonesia have today signed the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA), starting a new chapter of cooperation and deeper economic management in one of our most important relationships. Bolstering economic ties between our nations will create new trade opportunities for Australian and Indonesian businesses, boost two-way…

Doorstop interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Christopher Pyne resignation, Indonesia Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement Simon Birmingham: Thank you very much for coming out on a sweltering Adelaide day. Tomorrow I will leave to travel to Jakarta in Indonesia for the signing of the Australia Indonesia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement. This is an agreement that will provide deep…

Christopher Pyne

Christopher Pyne leaves a legacy that will deliver enduring benefits to people across South Australia and right around Australia, for decades to come.   Campaigning under the slogan “Pyne delivers” he didn’t disappoint, delivering in spades.   From an array of local projects, most notably the ARC community leisure hub at Campbelltown, through to the re-establishment…

Interview on ABC Northern Tasmania, Breakfast with Belinda King

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Australian Tourism Awards. 01/03/2019 Belinda King: What is it about these awards that has the tourism industry in such a spin? We’ve got a lovely opportunity this morning to pose that question to the Federal Minister of Trade, Tourism and Investment, Simon Birmingham. Good morning. Simon Birmingham: Good morning Belinda, great to be with you.…