Australian Agriculture Minister, Barnaby Joyce, will lead a delegation of 38 industry representatives on a week-long trip to China, visiting Heilongjiang province in the northeast, as well as Beijing, to deepen the already strong relationship between the two countries.
On September 7th, Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop MP, announced the establishment of the “Australia-China Achievement Awards” – a new initiative by the Australia-China Council.
The world’s leading researchers will work together to tackle dementia after The University of Queensland’s Queensland Brain Institute (QBI) joined with the Chinese Academy of Sciences’ Institute of Biophysics (IBP) to create a research centre.
Tourism Australia in partnership with leading Hong Kong property group SINO is launching the ‘Restaurant Australia‘campaign in Hong Kong on 3 September at a long table lunch at popular harbour-front restaurant, Alfresco Lane.
Further rapid growth in visitor arrivals to Tasmania is expected in coming months, as well as a possible visit to Tasmania by the Chinese President.
The annual Awards program, now in its 6th year, will see the Australia China Alumni Association host the 2014 Australia China Alumni Awards Gala Dinner in Shanghai on Saturday 29th November, 2014.
Not content with taking on Hollywood, China’s richest man is now headed to Surfers Paradise as Dalian Wanda prepares to invest up to $1.57 billion in Australian real estate projects, starting with a $1 billion beachfront hotel.
The 2nd FASIC Australian Studies in China Conference.11 – 12 September 2014, Renmin University of China, Beijing.Now open for registrations.