Interview on Channel 7, Sunrise, with David Koch

Transcript Australia’s tourism industry; Coronavirus; Bushfires 06 March 2020   David Koch: Now for more on the Federal Government’s plan to boost the number of visitors to Australia, we’re joined by Tourism Minister Simon Birmingham who’s in Canberra. Minister, thanks for your time. What are you hoping to achieve with these talks today? Simon Birmingham: Hello Kochie.…

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Interview on 2GB, Money News, with Janine Perrett

Transcript, E&OE Topics: COVID-19; India-Australia trade relations. 27 February 2020 Janine Perrett: You’re with Janine Perrett. Now, the coronavirus has been a rude wakeup call for many Australian corporations as it’s highlighted Australia’s vulnerability to shops and trade with China. So it was rather timely that a delegation of a hundred Australian businesses visited India this…

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Interview on Radio National, Drive, with Patricia Karvelas

Transcript, E&OE Topics: economic impacts of COVID-19; Australia-India trade relations. 26 February 2020 Patricia Karvelas: Simon Birmingham is the Federal Minister for Trade and Tourism, and I spoke to him from Mumbai. [Excerpt] Simon Birmingham, welcome. Simon Birmingham: Great to be with you. Patricia Karvelas: Economists have been warning for close to two decades that…

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Interview on Sky News Live, Afternoon Agenda, with Kieran Gilbert

Topics: Australia India Business Exchange, trade relationships, and emission reductions. 25 February 2020   Kieran Gilbert:  The Trade Minister Simon Birmingham is also in New Delhi as we speak. He’s part of the Australia India Business Exchange program. I spoke to him a bit earlier. [Excerpt] Kieran Gilbert:  Trade Minister Simon Birmingham joins me from…

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