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Advance Australia and embrace the ChaFTA: why business with China is good business

I am a proud Australian who has studied, lived and worked in Greater China as a professional services advisor for nearly 20 years. During this time, I have personally witnessed…

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Australia should look to China as a growth area for Australian professional services firms.

Yesterday in Canberra, Australia’s Trade & Investment Minister Andrew Robb and Chinese Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng formally signed the Australia China Free Trade Agreement (ChaFTA) which was first announced last…

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Seismic shifts in Chinese investment in Australia

On Monday, Premier Mike Baird launched our latest report Demystifying Chinese investment in Australia at an official state event hosting very senior Government and business leaders from Guangdong Province in…

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It’s Chinese New Year: 新年快乐

Lunar New Year is the most important occasion in the Chinese calendar for our Chinese clients and staff who will generally celebrate 1-2 weeks holiday with family and close friends.

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Who’s buying?

With surging demand in the Australian property market, and over the past 18 months, commercial property recovering to pre-global financial crisis levels – one might ask, well who’s buying? With…

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China’s FTA – a boon for Australia’s professional services firms

The landmark announcements of the Australia-China FTA , the Sydney RMB hub and a basket of associated goodies signifies the start of a new golden age of partnership between our companies…

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Time for a new China tax treaty

The landmark free trade agreement that Australia has signed with China after the conclusion of the G20 summit is excellent news for the economy. But to get the full benefit…

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How Chinese executives in Australia really feel

At the Sydney China Business Forum, hosted by University of Sydney China Studies Centre on Monday 17 November, we’ll announce the results of a survey of 51 senior Chinese executives…

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Chinese investment in Australian agribusiness

Recently we have witnessed intense debate with mainstream Australian society about the merits of foreign investment into Australian agriculture and agribusiness sectors and the potential for Australia to become a…

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China’s economic overhaul

Implications for Australia A new Rhodium Group report published by the Asia Society Policy Institute has found that despite many expecting Chinese President Xi Jinping to follow domestic political consensus,…

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