Thursday, 1 November 2018

DEFENCE / HISTORY

The PM and Minister Chester announced $498m for the Australian War Memorial's redevelopment. [Full Text]

The PM discussed that project in a speech. [Full Text]

Minister Fawcett addressed an Armistice breakfast. [Full Text]

Shadow Minister Rishworth addressed the announcement of the War Memorial redevelopment. [Full Text]

FOREIGN

The PM addressed the Asia Society Australia. [Full Text]

DFAT issued information from the 13th High Level Consultations on Bilateral Relations with the Lao People's Democratic Republic. [Full Text]

FOREIGN / JUSTICE

ASPI issued 'Mapping China's 're-education' camps: the power of open-source intelligence'. [Full Text]

The Lowy issued 'Elections a sham in Rakhine State'. [Full Text]

FOREIGN / G20

PM&C deputy secretary Gruen discussed 'The G20 at Ten: Past, Progress and Prospects' in a speech. [Full Text]

PACIFIC

The Lowy issued 'Labor's ambitions in the Pacific'. [Full Text]

FOREIGN / DEFENCE

ASPI issued 'The great Indo-Pacific misread'. [Full Text]

FOREIGN / DEFENCE / JUSTICE / AID

ASPI issued a national security wrap. [Full Text]

DEFENCE / INDUSTRY / EDUCATION

Minister Pyne opened the Naval Shipbuilding College. [Full Text]

EMPLOYMENT / SOCIAL SERVICES

Minister O'Dwyer addressed the National Employment Services Association Leadership Forum. [Full Text]

SOCIAL SERVICES / JUSTICE / MARRIAGE

AG Porter invited application to deliver the Family Relationship Advice Line service. [Full Text]

JUSTICE

Minister Fletcher said Tasmania has joined the National Redress Scheme. [Full Text]

JUSTICE / RESEARCH

Minister Dutton announced $800k for a Child Exploitation Material Reduction Research Program. [Full Text]

REGIONAL / TRANSPORT / INFRASTRUCTURE

Ministers McCormack and Cormann issued information from a roundtable at Coonamble as part of the Inland rail Listening Tour. [Full Text]

ENERGY / INDUSTRY / EDUCATION

Minister Taylor said ARENA is supporting a start-up that has created a prototype off-grid, solar and battery-powered classroom. [Full Text]

ARENA issued information on that project. [Full Text]

EDUCATION

QILT has issued the 2018 Graduate Outcomes Survey. [Full Text]

GENERAL

Minister Dutton discussed a NSW court decision, Nauru detainees and a Melbourne detainee on 2GB/4BC. [Full Text]

Shadow Minister Neumann discussed working visa and border security policy and political issues at a Townsville doorstop. [Full Text]

DISABILITY / MENTAL HEALTH

Minister Henderson addressed the NDIS and Mental Health Conference. [Full Text]

Mental Health Oz issued 'Optimising Support for Psychosocial Disability'. [Full Text]

HEALTH

The AMA issued its submission on the second stage of reforms to the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme. [Full Text]

RESEARCH / HEALTH

AAMRI said a national interest test for research must not become a 'political interest test'. [Full Text]

AGRICULTURE / TRADE / ANIMAL HEALTH

Shadow Minister Fitzgibbon discussed live export policy on Triple J. [Full Text]

Mr Fitzgibbon was interviewed on 2GB. [Full Text]

Independent MP Katter said he is opposed to any restrictions on live exports. [Full Text]

CA MP Sharkie foreshadowed legislation to phase out long-haul live sheep exports. [Full Text]

MLA issued a Global Markets Update. [Full Text]

AGRICULTURE / ENERGY / ENVIRONMENT / HEALTH

The NFF welcomed the reappointment of Andrew Dyer as Wind Farm Commissioner (see yesterday's Third Edition).. [Full Text]

AGRICULTURE / RESEARCH

AgriFutures issued an RD&E plan for the certified temperate pasture seeds industry. [Full Text]

AGRICULTURE / HEALTH / CHEMICAL REGULATION

APVMA issued a regulatory update. [Full Text]

BIOSECURITY / AGRICULTURE / TRADE

DAWR announced a review of biosecurity requirements for apples from the US states of Oregon, Idaho and Washington. [Full Text]

AGRICULTURE / BIOTECH / ACADEMIES

The Academy of Science issued its submission to the review of SA's GM moratorium. [Full Text]

CLIMATE / INDUSTRY / AGRICULTURE

The CER updated its safeguard baselines table. [Full Text]

DROUGHT / FISHERIES

Seafood industry Oz called for financial support for farmers to be extended to wild-catch fishers. [Full Text]

HOUSING FINANCE

Shadow Treasurer Bowen discussed negative gearing policy on ABC Brisbane. [Full Text]

RESOURCES / ENVIRONMENT / CLIMATE

Greens Senator Waters said Adani is producing more spin than coal. [Full Text]

The ACF issued a statement on the Adani project. [Full Text]

ENVIRONMENT

Greens Senator Hanson-Young said Labor's environment plan is missing key parts. [Full Text]

BORDER SECURITY

Greens Senator McKim said kids need to be brought off Nauru now. [Full Text]

COMMERCE / FOREIGN / ICT / JUSTICE

ACMA said 33 offshore wagering sites withdrew from Australian markets over 2017-18. [Full Text]

ICT / COMMERCE

NBNCo issued a weekly progress report. [Full Text]

COMMERCE / EMPLOYMENT

The BCA CEO addressed the National Press Club. [Full Text]

A transcript is online of the BCA CEO's Press Club Q&A. [Full Text]

SCIENCE COMMUNICATION / ACADEMIES

The Academy of Science has won PRIA's Golden Target Award for Not-for-Profit In-House Team of the Year. [Full Text]

TRADE

The Food and Grocery Council welcomed the TPP-11 ratification. [Full Text]

TRADE / AID / FINANCE

Austrade issued several presentations on project funding by the World Bank, ADB and others. [Full Text]

TRADE / TRANSPORT / INFRASTRUCTURE

BITRE issued a Waterline newsletter. [Full Text]

ENERGY / INDUSTRY

The AEMC initiated a rule change request from the COAG Energy Council regarding regulation of gas pipelines. [Full Text]

STANDARDS / INDUSTRY / EMPLOYMENT

Standards Australia said International Standards governing forklifts have been adopted as Australian Standards. [Full Text]

CANBERRA IQ

'For an Australian living overseas this is the best way to keep in tune with federal politics' - a subscriber in Germany. [Full Text]

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