Interview on ABC 891, Breakfast with Ali Clarke and David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC 891, Breakfast with Ali Clarke and David Bevan Topics: Schools funding, Sydney Opera House, Submarines 10/10/2018 8:33AM   David Bevan:                Let’s welcome Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, South Australian Liberal Senator… good morning to you…   Simon Birmingham:     Good morning.   David Bevan:                Labor Senator and Shadow Minister for Foreign…

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Perth to play host to major business events showcase

Perth will get the opportunity to lure in more international travellers after it was selected to host Australia’s largest business and incentive events showcase.   Dreamtime is Australia’s signature event for showcasing business and incentive experiences to international business events buyers and media. Incentive travel is used by businesses around the world to recognise, reward and motivate their employees.  …

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New market opportunities driving Australian business optimism

Australian exporters are expecting to employ more workers, are predicting better financial positons and anticipating access to more markets, according to the results of the latest Australian International Business Survey (AIBS).   The AIBS provides a unique insight into the perceptions of internationally-engaged Australian businesses, with a particular focus on small and medium-sized businesses.  …

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Regional tourism and jobs the big winner in new funding round

Joint release with Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack  Regional tourism and local jobs are front and centre of the latest round of the Building Better Regions Fund, with regional Australia set to share in $200 million for local infrastructure and community-building projects. Deputy Prime Minister, Nationals’ Leader and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development…

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Interview on ABC 891, Breakfast with Spence Denny and David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC 891, Breakfast with Spence Denny and David Bevan Topics: Banking Royal Commission; ABC; Incentives to join political parties 3/10/2018 9:18AM   David Bevan:                Let’s welcome our panel, this morning. Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Liberal Senator from South Australia… good morning to you…   Simon Birmingham:     Good…

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Interview on ABC 891, Breakfast with Ali Clarke and David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC 891, Breakfast with Ali Clarke and David Bevan Topics: ABC; Donald Trump and Trade 26/09/2018 9:05AM   David Bevan: Big Super Wednesday. Welcome to Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment. Good morning to you.   Simon Birmingham:    Good morning, David.   David Bevan: Rebekha Sharkie, Centre Alliance, MP…

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Brisbane wins bid to host major aviation conference

The Liberal National Government’s Business Events Bid Fund Program has helped Brisbane secure the rights to host the 2019 International Air Transport Association (IATA) Slot Conference.   Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birmingham said the IATA conference would bring more than 1,200 aviation professionals from 230 airlines to Brisbane next year.    “An…

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Landmark TPP-11 passes through House of Representatives

Australia is another step closer to ratifying one of the most comprehensive trade deals ever struck after the final piece of implementing legislation passed the House of Representatives today.   Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Simon Birmingham said the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP-11) would open markets for Australian farmers, manufacturers and businesses across the Americas…

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