Doorstop at Parliament House.

Topics:  US-Australia alliance; Australia-China trade relationship; Joe Biden’s Clime Change policy 09/11/20 07:32AM   Simon Birmingham:     Can I add my congratulations to President Elect Biden, and Kamala Harris on their historic win. As the father of two young daughters I particularly acknowledge the significance of seeing the first woman to hold the office of…

Interview on Sky News Live, First Edition with Danica De Giorgio   

Topics: US Election; Joe Biden’s Climate Change policy; TPP; Australia-China trade relations 9/11/2020 07:18AM   Danica De Giorgio:      Joining me now live is Trade Minister, Simon Birmingham. Minister, good morning. Thank you for joining me. We now finally have a President Elect, Joe Biden. Scott Morrison and other world leaders have congratulated him. On the…

Press Conference, Adelaide

TRANSCRIPT Topics: Victoria’s travel bubble with New Zealand, Australia-China trade relations; Clive Palmer High-Court challenge 06/11/20 1:17PM   Simon Birmingham:     Thank you very much for coming this afternoon. Firstly, I want to note the decision by Victoria to enable flights from New Zealand to come to Victoria. This will be the first occasion where international…

Interview on ABC Southern Queensland, Drive with Sheridan Stewart

Topics: Australia-China trade relationship; Government supporting Australian industries; 4/11/2020 05:47PM   Sheridan Stewart:        Now to Simon Birmingham, the Federal Trade Minister who joins you. Good afternoon, Minister.   Simon Birmingham:     Hello, Sheridan. Good to be with you.   Sheridan Stewart:        Yeah. Good to have you here. Is John Mickel right, at least in some of…

Interview on 2GB, Afternoons with Deborah Knight

Topics: Australia-China trade relations; US election impacts on Australia; RBA rate cuts; state borders 04/11/20 01:09 PM   Deborah Knight:               Lots to talk about with Simon Birmingham, our Minister for Trade, Tourism and now, Finance. The world’s focus, of course, on the US election; the count is unfolding right now, he’s watching that closely. But,…

Doorstop, Adelaide

Topics: Australian lobster exports into China; Australia-China relationship; Travel advice to the US, support payments, major South Australian events 2/11/20   Simon Birmingham:     Thanks very much for coming today. I just want to comment firstly in relation to the live lobster trade with China. I’ve noted industry reports and have been in touch with the…

Interview on ABC Radio , Mornings, with David Bevan

TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Radio , Mornings, with David Bevan Topics:  New Finance Minister portfolio, Supercars, Trans-Tasman Travel 30/10/20 10:18AM   David Bevan:    In the car, on his way to be sworn-in as the country’s new Finance Minister is South Australian Senator, Simon Birmingham. Good morning and congratulations, Simon Birmingham.   Simon Birmingham:     Good morning,…