Doorstop, Flinders University SA

Topics:   Cooperative Research Centre grants announcement; AstraZeneca advice; International arrivals; Chinese students; 30/06/2021 02:10PM   Simon Birmingham: Thanks very much for coming along today. This is an exciting opportunity for South Australia in terms of announcing the establishment of two new cooperative research centres based here in Adelaide, and each of them particularly looking…

Building a cleaner and greener future for South Australia’s heavy industries

Senator The Hon. Simon Birmingham Minister for Finance The Hon. Christian Porter MP Minister for Industry, Science and Technology   Joint Media Release   Wednesday, 30th June 2021 The Morrison Government is investing almost $100 million in two new South Australian headquartered cooperative research projects that will turbocharge the growing marine bio-products sector and help…

Advances to the Finance Minister in the week ending Friday, 25 June 2021

This week I approved a determination to release $550.0 million in additional funding to support the Government’s response to the COVID‑19 pandemic by using the Advance to the Finance Minister (the AFM). This AFM delivers on the Government’s commitment in the 2021‑22 Budget to provide certainty to AirServices Australia (AirServices) about forward-funding of their operations,…

Doorstop, Hilton SA

Simon Birmingham:  Thanks very much for coming along. COVID-19 continues to present enormous challenges right around the world. This year 2021, we’ve seen two million people globally lose their lives due to COVID-19. But here in Australia, nobody has contracted COVID and died in 2021. And that is a testament to the management successfully of…