Doorstop, Shanghai

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop, Shanghai Topics:  China International Import Expo; Victorian BRI MoU 06/11/2018 10:30am   Simon Birmingham: Welcome to the Australian pavilion at the China International Import Expo. This is an amazing event in terms of its scale, but also incredible in terms of the opportunity for Australian businesses to come here to expand what…

Details

Doorstop interview, Shanghai

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Shanghai Topics: China International Import Expo 05/11/2018 7:30pm   Journalist: Minister, tell us about Australia’s participation at the CIIE this year, why it’s important for Australia.   Simon Birmingham: Well China is Australia’s largest trading partner and we’re thrilled to have more than two hundred Australian businesses here, across food, wine,…

Details

Doorstop, Shanghai

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop, Shanghai  Topics: Tourism Australia and AFL partnership; China International Import Expo; Huawei  04/11/2018 5:00PM   Simon Birmingham: Thanks so much for coming along. Sunday, June 2, next year, Port Power versus St Kilda. It will be a cracking game that builds now into the third year of AFL footy being played here…

Details

Doorstop, Adelaide

  E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop, Adelaide Topics: Ministerial visit to China; Huawei; Malcolm Turnbull; Iran sanctions; Child care costs 03/11/2018 12:10pm             Simon Birmingham:    Thanks very much for coming along today. I’m pleased that tonight I will be leaving Australia and heading to China, to Shanghai, to attend the China International Import Expo. I thank Chinese…

Details

Interview on Channel 7 Sunrise with David Koch

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Channel 7 Sunrise with David Koch Topics: Record tourist numbers 02/11/2018 6:46AM   David Koch: Visitor numbers to Australia are soaring, and with the clever advertising this past year, it’s not hard to see why. And that has seen in the past year, the number of visitors rise by 6.8 per cent to 8.4 million, and total spend…

Details

Doorstop interview, Virginia

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Virginia Topics: TPP-11; Research grants; Religious freedoms; Charter flights for country MP’s 31/10/2018 10:15AM   Simon Birmingham: Thank you and thanks for coming along. It’s great to be here at Pasture Genetics, a family owned business, and it’s a living demonstration of how trade and market access through the TPP is…

Details

Interview on Sky News with Tom Connell

 E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Sky News with Tom Connell Topics: TPP-11; Indonesia Trade Deal; Religious freedoms 31/10/2018 10:15AM   Tom Connell: Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment on the TPP-11 ratification.   Simon Birmingham: We got confirmation from states and territories, that government procurement processes would be consistent with the TPP. There were some regulatory…

Details

Doorstop interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Canberra Topics: Indonesia; Nats leadership 18/10/2018 7:30AM          Reporter: In terms of moving the Australian Embassy from Jerusalem. How will that impact trade deals and TPP?   Simon Birmingham:     Well it shouldn’t have any effect or bearing in that regard. We’ve seen very positive comments from, for example,…

Details

Doorstop interview, Fairbairn

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Fairbairn Topics: TPP; Nauru; Wentworth by-election; Australian embassy in Israel; Ian Kiernan; 18/10/2018 7:30AM               Prime Minister: This is one of just thousands of businesses around the country that are going to be able to benefit from the TPP new trade deal that has been brought together by our Government.…

Details