Thursday 24th May, 2018
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Government seeks European trade deal

AUSSSIE farmers are likely winners if Australia and the European Union can secure a free trade deal, agriculture minister David…
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From Bundaberg to Shanghai: China – Queensland ties given a boost

QUEENSLAND exporters are set to attend a grand trade expo in Shanghai having received an invitation from representatives of the…
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Worker hurt after falling from crane at Port Botany

A MAINTENANCE contractor at Patrick’s Port Botany terminal hurt his leg after apparently falling from a Liebherr crane on Tuesday….
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Live export figure convicted

A FORMER manager of Wellard Rural Exports has been convicted of falsifying documents for a shipment of 22,000 Australian sheep….
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Transport groups pledge to battle stevedores’ infrastructure fees

TRANSPORT industry bodies say they are preparing a coalition to fight for oppose infrastructure surcharges imposed by the stevedores. Hutchison…
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Steven Ciobo, minister for trade, tourism and investment. Photo: DFAT

Ciobo highlights China ties

TRADE minister Steven Ciobo says it is important to avoid overplaying Australia’s differences with China and instead to focus on…
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Customs brokers to engage with ACCC over Hutchison charges

INDUSTRY body the Customs Brokers and Forwarders Council of Australia say it fears the “unnecessary added costs” from Hutchison’s decision…
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Speakers confirmed for Inland Rail discussion

THE list of speakers has been confirmed for the Joint Industry Inland Rail Conference, an event organised by the Australian…
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