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DFAT Annual Report 1998-99






Appendix 6: Publications

For information about the following publications, or to arrange purchase, telephone the department’s switchboard on +61 2 6261 1111 and ask for the relevant publication area. Alternatively, where indicated, publications may be viewed and/or ordered via the department’s website http://www.dfat.gov.au.

Key:
Unless otherwise indicated by the following alphabetical code, the publication is available in hard copy only:
a Available in both hard copy and from the department’s website
b Available on CD ROM (prices may vary)
c Available from the department’s website only
d Hard copy may be ordered from the department’s website
e Summary available on the website

Table 85 Publications: Trade/Economic and Foreign Policy Issues

Title

Produced by

Frequency

Cost ($)

Key

Annual Report

Executive, Planning and Evaluation Branch

Annual

24.95

a

A User’s Guide to the Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Arrangement (TTMRA)

New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Branch

Updated when required

Free

 

Australia and Climate Change Negotiations: An Issues Paper

Environment Branch

One-off

Free

c

Australia and International Treaty Making: Information Kit

Legal Branch

Annual

Free

a

Australia and New Zealand Closer Economic Relations Trade Agreement and Amending Documents

New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

Australia–New Zealand Selected Documents: May 1998

New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

Australia–China Council Annual Report

East Asia Branch

Annual

Free

 

Australia–European Union Trade and Investment: Towards 2000

Europe Branch

One-off

25.00

d

e

Australia–India Council Annual Report

Mainland South-East Asia and South Asia Branch

Annual

Free

 

Australia–Indonesia Institute Annual Report

Maritime South-East Asia Branch

Annual

Free

 

Australia–Japan Foundation Annual Report

North-East Asia Branch

Annual

Free

a

Australia–Korea Foundation Annual Report

North-East Asia Branch

Annual

Free

 

Australia–United States Trade and Investment Review: A Partnership in Transition

Americas Branch

One-off

19.95

 

Bougainville: Historical Background

New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Branch

One-off

Free

c

Bougainville: Peace Initiatives (chronology)

New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Branch

Updated when required

Free

c

Bougainville: The Peace Process

New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Branch

Updated when required

Free

c

Business Opportunities in Egypt

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

Business Opportunities in Lebanon

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

c

Business Opportunities in United Arab Emirates

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

c

CER Mercosur Compendium

DFAT, MFAT (New Zealand), Australian and New Zealand Customs

One-off

Free

a

Certified Agreement 1998–2000

Corporate Management Division

One-off

Free

c

Chile’s Accession to NAFTA: Implications for Australia’s Trade and Investment

Americas Branch

One-off

Free

c

Closer Economic Relations: Background Guide to the Australia/New Zealand Economic Relationship, April 1997

New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

Consular List

Protocol Branch

Biannual

7.95

 

Corporate Plan 1997–1999

Executive, Planning and Evaluation Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

Country Background Briefs: Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, United Kingdom

Europe Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

Country Background Briefs: Austria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, Uzbekistan

Europe Branch

Updated when required

Free

 

Country Background Briefs: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Caribbean, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

Americas Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

Country Briefs: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, India, Laos, Mauritius, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam

Mainland South-East Asia and South Asia Branch

Annual

Free

 

Country Briefs: Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore

Maritime South-East Asia Branch

Annual

Free

 

Country and Regional Briefs: China, Hong Kong, Taiwan

East Asia Branch

Annual

Free

a

Country Briefs: Japan, Korea

North-East Asia Branch

Annual

Free

a

Country Briefs: Pacific Islands: Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji Islands, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Caledonia, Northern Marianas, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna

Pacific Islands Branch

Updated when required

Free

c

Country Briefs: New Zealand, Papua New Guinea

New Zealand and Papua New Guinea Branch

Updated when required

Free

c

Country Briefs: Algeria, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Egypt, Ghana, Israel, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Lesotho, Libya, Mali, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Oman, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, Yemen, Zimbabwe

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

 

Creating a Clearway on the New Silk Road: International Business and Policy Trends in Internet Commerce

Trade and Economic Analysis Branch

One-off

30.00

a
d

Cross-Cultural Connections Kits

Staff Development Branch

Updated when required

75.00

d

Diplomatic List

Protocol Branch

Biannual

7.95

 

Doing Business with Botswana

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

 

Doing Business with Kenya

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

 

Doing Business with Mozambique

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

 

Doing Business with Tanzania

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

 

Doing Business with Zimbabwe

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

 

Driving Forces on the New Silk Road: The Use of Electronic Commerce by Australian Business

Trade and Economic Analysis Branch

One-off

40.00

a
d

European Union Agricultural Policy Towards 2000: An Australian Perspective

Europe Branch

One-off

10.00

d
e

Exporting to Iraq

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

c

Exporting to Libya: UN Sanctions

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

c

Foreign Direct Investment: The Benefits for Australia

Trade and Economic Analysis Branch

One-off

15.00

a
d
e

Global Trade Reform: Maintaining Momentum

Trade Negotiations Division

One-off

Free

a

Group of Three Treaty on Free Trade

Americas Branch

One-off

Free

c

Human Rights Manual

International Organisations Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

In the National Interest: Australia’s Foreign and Trade Policy White Paper

Executive, Planning and Evaluation Branch

One-off

Free

c
e

Labour Standards in the Asia-Pacific Region

Trade Policy Issues and Industrials Branch

One-off

Free

 

Mercosur/Mercosul: What it Means for Australia

Americas Branch

One-off

Free

c

Multilateral Procurement: A Guide to Winning Contracts

Trade Development Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

National Human Rights Action Plan

International Organisations Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

News Releases

Parliamentary and Media Branch

When required

Free

c

Opening Doors Around the World

Images of Australia Branch/ Victorian State Office

Updated when required

Free

a

Opening Markets: The Benefits for Australia

Trade and Economic Analysis Branch

One-off

Free

a

Partnership 2000 Action Plan
Australia–Germany

Europe Branch

One-off

Free

a

Passports Australia: Business Plan
1998–99

Passports Branch

One-off

Free

 

Passports Australia Client Service Charter

Passports Branch

One-off

Free

a

Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements 1998–99

Finance Management Branch

Annual

Free

 

Portfolio Budget Statements 1999–2000

Finance Management Branch/ Executive, Planning and Evaluation Branch

Annual

Free

c

Putting Australia on the New Silk Road

Trade and Economic Analysis Branch

One-off

30.00

d
e

Report of the Australian Delegation to the UN General Assembly

International Organisations Branch

Annual

Free

 

Report on International Climate Change Negotiations

Environment Branch

Biannual

Free

c

Science for the 21st Century: Report of the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Conference, Sydney, 1 to 5 December 1998

International Organisations Branch

One-off

Free

 

Study of the Implications of the EMU for Australia following the Introduction of the EURO on 1 January 1999

Europe Branch

One-off

Free

c

The Andean Pact: An Integration Pioneer

Americas Branch

One-off

Free

c

The EU–Mediterranean Partnership: Opportunities and Challenges for Australia

Middle East and Africa Branch

One-off

15.00

 

The Future of Australia’s Trade and Investment Relations with South America

Americas Branch

One-off

Free

c

The South Pacific Commission: The First Fifty Years

Pacific Islands Branch

One-off

Free

 

Trade Liberalisation: Opportunities for Australia

Trade and Economic Analysis Branch

One-off

15.00

a
d
e

Trade Outcomes and Objectives Statement

Trade Development Branch

Annual

Free

a

TradeWinds: Trading with East Asia in Difficult Times: Australia Rises to the Challenge

Trade and Economic Analysis Branch

One-off

$30.00

d
e

Travel Advisory Notices

Consular Branch

Updated when required

Free

a

Uruguay Round Outcomes: Agriculture

Agriculture Branch

One-off

Free

 

 

Table 86 Publications: East Asia Analytical Unit Reports
(One-off Publications)(www.dfat.gov.au)*

Title

Cost ($)

Key

A New Japan? Changes in Asia’s Megamarket

25.00

a
b
e

ASEAN Free Trade Area: Trading Block or Building Block?

16.00

a
e

Asia’s Global Powers: China–Japan: Relations in the 21st Century

19.00

d
e

Asia’s Infrastructure in the Crisis: Harnessing Private Enterprise

39.00

a
b
e

Australia’s Business Challenge: South-East Asia in the 1990s

16.00

d
e

Australia and North-East Asia in the 1990s: Accelerating Change

16.00

d
e

Changing Tack: Australian Investment in South-East Asia

11.00

d
e

China Embraces the Market: Achievements, Constraints and Opportunities

25.00

a
b
e

Expanding Horizons: Australia and Indonesia into the 21st Century

16.00

d
e

Grain in China

9.00

d
e

Growth Triangles of South-East Asia

Free

c
e

India’s Economy at the Midnight Hour: Australia’s India Strategy

16.00

a
e

Iron and Steel in China and Australia

19.00

d
e

Korea to the Year 2000: Implications for Australia

9.00

d
e

Korea Rebuilds: From Crisis to Opportunity

39.00

a
b
e

Overseas Chinese Business Networks in Asia

19.00

d
e

Pacific Russia: Risks and Rewards

19.00

d
e

Southern China in Transition

9.00

d
e

Subsistence to Supermarket: Food and Agricultural Transformation in South-East Asia

12.00

d
e

The New ASEANs: Vietnam, Burma, Cambodia and Laos

25.00

a
b
e

The Philippines: Beyond the Crisis

39.00

a
b
e

Briefing Papers

   

China’s Infrastructure: Sectoral Plans, Reforms, and Financing Policies

5.00

a

China’s State-Owned Enterprises: Nine Case Studies

5.00

a

China’s Transitional Economy: Between Plan Market

5.00

a

Japan’s Housing Market: Opportunities in Australia

5.00

a

Links of Steel: The Australian and Chinese Steel Industries

5.00

d

Measuring China’s GDP

5.00

a

Reform in China’s Agriculture: Trade Implications

5.00

a

Tapping into China’s Transport Infrastructure Market

Free

c

The Challenge of Logistics: Shipping Services Between Australia and Indonesia

5.00

d

The Japanese Market for Manufacturers’ Imports: The Door Opens Wider

5.00

d

* East Asia Analytical Unit publications can be ordered through the Market Information and Analysis Section: telephone (02) 6261 3114.

Table 87 Publications: Trade Statistics (Trade Development Branch)

Title

Frequency

Cost ($)

Key

Australia’s Trade with the Americas

Biennial

25.00

d
e

Australia’s Trade with the European Union

Annual

25.00

d
e

Australian Basic Trade Statistics

Annual

10.00

d

Composition of Trade, Australia

Biannual

40.00

d
e

Direction of Trade Time Series

Annual

25.00

d

Economic and Trade Statistics Card

Annual

Free

a
d

Exports of Major Commodities Time Series

Biennial

25.00

d

Exports of Primary and Manufactured Products, Australia

Biannual

30.00

d
e

The APEC Region, Trade and Investment

Annual

40.00

d
e

Trade in Services, Australia

Annual

25.00

d
e

 

Table 88 Publications: Country Economic Briefs
(Trade and Economic Analysis Branch)

Title

Frequency

Cost ($)

Key

Country Economic Briefs:

Brazil, Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Chile, China, Fiji, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

To be replaced by new series TradeWatch

30.00 (each)

d

 

Table 89 Publications: Publications and Fact Sheets on Australia
(Images of Australia Branch)

Title

Frequency

Cost ($)

Key

Australia in Brief (in these languages):

Bahasa Indonesia, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Vietnamese

Biennial

7.95

(each within Australia)

 

Fact Sheets on Australia (on these subjects):

An Australian Republic

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation

Australia: A Culturally Diverse Society

Australia’s Coat of Arms

Australia’s Indigenous Peoples

Australia’s Kangaroos

Australia’s National Parks

Australia’s Scientific Achievements

Australia’s System of Government

Australia’s Trade

Australia’s Trade with Asia

Australia: An Introduction

Australian Culture and the Arts

Australian States and Territories

Cairns Group

Climate Change: Australia’s Approach

Communications

Education in Australia

Health Care in Australia

Media in Australia

The Australian Currency

The Australian Film Industry

The Australian National Anthem

The Australian Wine Industry

The Centenary of Federation

The Federal Ministry

The New Australia

The Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

Updated when required

Free (from overseas posts)

a

Fold-out maps of Australia (13 languages):

Bahasa Indonesia, Chinese (simplified mainland), Chinese (traditional, Taiwan and Hong Kong), English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Thai, Vietnamese

Updated when required

Free (from overseas posts)

 

 

Table 90 Publications: Consular Information for Australian Travellers
(Consular Branch)

Title

Frequency

Cost ($)

Key

Consular brochures:

Backpacking Overseas? Some Tips

Travelling to Bali? Some Tips

If You Are Arrested or Jailed Overseas

If You Are the Victim of Sexual Assault While Travelling Overseas

Travelling Overseas? A Moment Please

Dual Nationality

What to Do When Someone is Missing Overseas

Tips for Women Travellers

Updated when required

Free

a

Consular Services Charter

Updated when required

Free

a

Hints For Australian Travellers

Biannual

1.20
(Free with all new passports)

 

 

Table 91 Publications: Newsletters

Title

Produced by

Frequency

Cost ($)

Key

Africa Matters

Middle East and Africa Branch

Updated when required

Free

c

Asialine

Mainland South-East Asia and South Asia Branch.

Monthly

50.00
per year

 

Consular Newsletter

Consular Branch

Quarterly

Free

a

Foreign Affairs and Trade Record

Images of Australia Branch

Quarterly

Free (by subscription)

 

Human Rights Newsletter

International Organisations Branch

Three times a year

Free

a

News from the Australian Commission for UNESCO: Newsletter

International Organisations Branch

Biannual

Free

 

Pacific Media Roundup

Strategic Policy and Intelligence Branch

Weekly

Free

 

Peace and Disarmament News

Arms Control and Disarmament Branch

Three times a year

Free

a

Regional Security Dialogue: A Calendar of Asia-Pacific Events

Strategic Policy and Intelligence Branch

Twice a year

Free

a

 

Table 92 Publications: Historical Documents (Parliamentary and Media Branch)

Title

Frequency

Cost ($)

Key

Documents on Australian Foreign Policy 1937–1949 (15 volumes)

On average, one volume per year

Prices vary for each volume

 

Post 1950 Series: Australia–Japan Commerce Agreement of 1957

 

39.95 for casebound, 29.95 for soft cover

 

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