Interview on Channel 9, Today with Karl Stefanovic and Allison Langdon   

Topics: Queensland Tourism; Cruise Industry; Taking China to the World Trade Organization. 30/11/20 07:48AM   Karl Stefanovic:           The move sparking a surge of bookings from holiday makers keen to visit the sunshine state. Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Simon Birmingham, joins us now from Canberra. Simon, big day, huh?   Simon Birmingham:     Look, it’s…

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Interview on Sky News Live First Edition with Peter Stefanovic

Topics: Australia-China trade relationship, Queensland tourism; Cruise industry; 11/30/2020 07:35AM   Peter Stefanovic:          Let’s go to Canberra now, joining us live is Simon Birmingham, Minister for Finance, Trade and Tourism. Minister, good to see you. Thanks very much for joining us this morning. Let’s start off with China, the ongoing stoush that exists at the…

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Advances to the Finance Minister in the week ending Friday 27 November 2020

Friday, 27 November 2020 This week I released $231.4 million in additional funding to support the Government’s response to the COVID‑19 pandemic and to support grant payments to not-for-profit organisations by using the Advance to the Finance Minister (the AFM). The first determination provided $71.7 million to the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and…

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Australian Government General Government Sector Monthly Financial Statements October 2020

Senator the Hon. Simon Birmingham Minister for Finance, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Leader of the Government in the Senate Senator for South Australia Date: Friday, 27 November 2020 KEY POINTS The Monthly Financial Statements for October 2020 report the budget position against the expected monthly profile for the 2020-21 financial year through to…

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