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Tropical Cyclone Yasa
2GB, Drive with Luke Grant
Australia-New Zealand Foreign Minister Consultations 17 December
Third meeting of Pacific women leaders
International freight flights take off with Tasmanian Christmas goodies
Australia appoints new ambassador to Iraq
Australia announces new Consul-General in Lae
Australia announces new ambassador to Lao PDR
Australia announces new ambassador to Republic of Korea
Australia-India Water Security Initiative launched
WTO action to defend interests of Australia’s barley producers
Australia-Indonesia-Timor-Leste Trilateral Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
Export Finance Australia Board Appointments
Trade agreement with Pacific enters into force
Recognising Australia’s remarkable exporters
Reforms to Export Market Development Grants scheme pass Parliament
International Human Rights Day
New push to urge young Kiwis to take a working holiday this summer
Australia-Singapore digital trade agreement kicks-off
One-year anniversary of Whakaari/White Island volcano disaster
Ensuring consistent Australian foreign policy
Australians urged to give gift of travel this holiday period
Building a cohesive Indo-Pacific
Travel agents COVID-19 payment
Appointment of new Austrade CEO
Australia appoints new ambassador to Jordan
Australia announces new High Commissioner to Singapore
Australian FM statement on Kylie Moore-Gilbert
Children losing out in Australia’s aid budget; gets a B- for investing aid in children
Tasmanian man arrested with illegal passport and contraband
On Hong Kong
Australia and SPC continuing partnership
Australian FM statement on Myanmar election
Australian FM statement on Hong Kong 12 November
US Mission in Australia Award for Leadership Excellence
Trade, Investment and US-China Relationship
Ms Natasha Stott Despoja AO elected to UN Committee on Elimination of Discrimination against Women
Tongan workers arrive to support Queensland’s Horticultural Producers
Monash to become first foreign university in Indonesia
Tasmania to help more Australians return home
Strengthening our partnership through sport
Burnet a RESULTS Leader
International research and education remain at threat from proposed foreign relations laws
Griffith and ADB host forum on Pacific Island COVID-19 impacts
By Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Australia and Foreign Ministry of State of Qatar on Hamad
Major bid to bring Rugby World Cup Down Under
Australian support for COVID-19 vaccine access in Pacific and Southeast Asia
Qatar announcement on airport incident