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  • The world’s premier summit on emerging, critical and cyber technologies will be established and hosted in Sydney in 2021 to help drive global discussion on the advances that are shaping our economies, security and daily lives.

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    International relations
  • I am pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Poh Ling Yeow and Prof. Nicholas Farrelly to the Board of the Australia-ASEAN Council.

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    International relations
  • In the latest Business Envoy Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the Hon Simon Birmingham talks about Aussie clean energy initiatives that are positioning Australia at the forefront of a low-emissions global recovery.

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    Trade and investment
  • The Australian Government will explore possible new free trade agreements with European Free Trade Association (EFTA) countries and Israel, as part of our ongoing commitment to provide more export opportunities for Australian farmers and businesses, as well as create more jobs.

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    Trade and investment
  • Australia stands with the Government and people of Fiji, as they respond to the devastating impacts of Tropical Cyclone (TC) Yasa, one of the strongest cyclones ever recorded in the Pacific. Our thoughts and condolences are with our Fijian vuvale following the loss of lives, damage to property and livelihoods.

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    Development
  • On 18 December, senior officials from Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the foreign ministries of India, Japan and the United States met by videoconference to progress initiatives agreed by ministers at the second Quad Foreign Ministers' Meeting in October in Tokyo.
     

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    International relations
  • The Australian Government welcomes the latest, significant developments in Israel overnight in the extradition proceedings against Malka Leifer.

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    International relations
  • The 12th meeting of the India-Australia Joint Working Group on Counter-Terrorism was held virtually on 17th December, 2020.

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    International relations
  • The trans-Tasman relationship has never been stronger, as the alignment of our efforts to tackle the challenges of the past year has shown.

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    International relations
  • DFAT is aware of an email scam purporting to be from the DFAT Secretary, Frances Adamson.

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    Corporate
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