Interview with Michael Rowland, ABC News Breakfast

E&OE  Topics: Foreign policy with regard to China; US-China trade war; Iran; banning of mobile phones in classrooms in Victoria. 26/06/2019 7:30AM   Michael Rowland: Trade and Acting Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Birmingham joins us now from Parliament House. Minister good morning.   Simon Birmingham: Good morning Michael.   Michael Rowland: Later today, later this morning, the Prime Minister is…

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Interview with Sabra Lane, AM Program

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: US-China trade war; Iran. 26/06/2019   Sabra Lane:  Good morning and welcome to AM.   Simon Birmingham: Good morning Sabra.   Sabra Lane: The collateral damage that the Prime Minister will talk about in his speech about the US – China trade, how has that affected Australia?   Simon Birmingham: Well, Australia and indeed…

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Doorstop interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Labor’s decision not to support full tax package; IR reform; Israel Folau. 25/06/2019   Simon Birmingham: Today the Labor Party made the extraordinary decision that they were not going to support the entirety of the Coalition Government’s plans for tax relief. And today Jim Chalmers has indicated that they may even seek to roll…

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Interview with Leigh Sales, 7.30 Report

E&OE Interview with Leigh Sales, 7.30 Report Topics: Legislating tax cuts; IR reform. 24/06/2019 Leigh Sales: The new Parliament returns next week and the Coalition’s key election promise, its tax cut package, is in the balance. Labor’s offering a compromise of passing the first two stages if a decision on the third is deferred. The third part…

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Transcript of doorstop, Sydney

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Legislating tax cuts. 24/06/2019 2:30PM   Simon Birmingham: Well thanks very much for coming along today. I want to say a few words in particular about the very weak response of Anthony Albanese and the Labor Party when it comes to providing tax relief for hardworking Australians. What we see from Anthony Albanese and…

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Interview on Sunrise with David Koch

Topics: Legislating tax cuts. 24/06/2019 6:40AM   David Koch: Acting Treasurer and Trade Minister Simon Birmingham joins me now. Minister thanks for your time, can Labor deny voters the tax cuts that were promised at the election? You’ve got a pretty clear mandate don’t you?   Simon Birmingham: Look, today is the day where Anthony Albanese needs to…

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Interview on Sky News with Tom Connell

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Repatriation of Sharrouf children; Cory Bernardi; support for legislating tax cuts; IR reform; US-China trade war. 24/06/2019 9:45AM   Tom Connell: It is the Trade Minister Simon Birmingham joining us from our Adelaide studio. Thanks very much for your time today. Simon Birmingham let’s start with the news of these eight children including…

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Doorstop interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Legislating tax cuts; Iran; Newstart. 21/06/2019 1.30PM   Simon Birmingham: Thanks so much for coming along today. I want to deliver to Mr Albanese today a bit of a brick bat, a small bouquet, and a real call to action. The brick bat is Mr Albanese claimed yesterday that there was no mandate for…

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Interview with Narelle Graham on regional ABC 639 North West (South Australia)

E&OE TRANSCRIPT… Topics: Latest International Visitor Survey results. 20/06/2019 5.36pm   Narelle Graham: We’re not getting enough international visitors here in South Australia and the ones that we are getting, aren’t spending enough. We’ve just seen new figures, new numbers have just come out and South Australia’s down 4 percent in the past 12 months. So, 457,000…

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Doorstop interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Topics: Flight MH17 investigation; Medevac bill. 20/06/2019 12.40pm (ACST)   Simon Birmingham: I’d like to make some comments as Acting Minister for Foreign Affairs, on behalf of the Government and particularly Foreign Minister Payne who is in Papua New Guinea. In relation to developments surrounding the downing of Flight MH17, on 17 July 2014 298 lives…

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