Latest Foreign Affairs News

Tropical Cyclone Yasa
Ministry 18 December
Australian NGOs Stand with Local Partners in Wake of TC Yasa
Cabinet reshuffle delivers continuity
Ministerial appointment Trade, Tourism and Investment
New Zealand provides support to Fiji following Cyclone Yasa
New Colombo Plan Scholar acts on disability inclusion
Iceland should step up efforts to detect and enforce its foreign bribery offences
2GB, Drive with Luke Grant
New Zealand mourns passing of former Tuvalu Prime Minister
Australia-New Zealand Foreign Minister Consultations 17 December
Foreign Ministers cement trans-Tasman ties
NZ ready to provide $75m for Pacific and global COVID-19 vaccination support
Office of Special Investigator
Third meeting of Pacific women leaders
Secretary of Attorney-General’s Department
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
New Ambassador for Disarmament announced
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
New Zealand supports democratic solution to Venezuela crisis
Australia-Singapore digital trade agreement kicks-off
One-year anniversary of Whakaari/White Island volcano disaster
Report on COVID-19 pandemic’s implications for Australia’s foreign affairs, defence and trade
Cautious support for Magnitsky-style legislation
Ensuring consistent Australian foreign policy
Amendments strengthen role of Defence and Veteran Suicide Commissioner
Australian Magnitsky-style law recommended
Backing Aussie startups owned and led by women
Australians urged to give gift of travel this holiday period
Building a cohesive Indo-Pacific
Minister of Foreign Affairs announces diplomatic appointments to Malaysia and Austria
Judicial capacity building, population displacement risk and accessing Australian TV programs
Sir Robert Martin re-elected to UN Committee
Labor to oppose Commissioner for Defence & veteran suicide Prevention
Travel agents COVID-19 payment
Pōwhiri marks start of a critical year for APEC