Monday 19th Nov, 2018
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SAFTA amendments enter into force

AMENDMENTS to the Singapore-Australia Free Trade Agreement,
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Picket remains in place at VICT

A PICKET outside the gates of Victoria International Container Terminal is still in place as of Monday morning, management says….
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Thrips threat: DAWR study to inform import conditions

THE Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has released a comprehensive analysis of a significant plant biosecurity risk, with an…
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Final approval granted for Maersk’s Hamburg Süd acquisition

MAERSK Line obtained the final regulatory approval for its acquisition of Hamburg Süd on Tuesday after the Korea Fair Trade…
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Government “re-invigorating” brand Australia

A “RE-INVIGORATED” national brand for Australia would help exporters use the strength of Australia’s reputation when selling products to the…
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Committee provides a platform for Aus-UAE FTA talks

THE first meeting of the Australia-United Arab Emirates Joint Economic Committee convened yesterday, with trade minister Steven Ciobo co-chairing the…
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All the right things in the Foreign Policy White Paper: ECA

THE Export Council of Australia welcomed the Foreign Policy White Paper, the first such document released in 14 years. “The…
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Foreign Policy White Paper aims for more trade

THE Australian government has reiterated its commitment to free trade in its 2017 Foreign Policy White Paper, released today (November…
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Aerotropolis in Western Sydney to boost freight

THE new Western Sydney Airport could be the core of an “aerotropolis” and stimulate freight activity in the region, according…
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