Tag: China

Saina wins second Australian Badminton Open

By Ashok Kumar Indian ace shuttler Saina Nehwal emerged winner of the Australian Badminton Open 2016 when she edged past Sun Yu of China 11-21; 21-14 and 21-19. This was her second title from three matches 2014 and 2016 in 2015 she lost to Spaniard Carolina Marin in the semis. On road to the finals […]

June 13, 2016 | 0 Comments More

India, China Diaspora to chart Australia’s path to strong economy

By IST NEWS DESK Close on the heels of “Engaging with India” conference in Sydney on May 16 and 17, the Australian Council of Learned Academies (ACOLA) released a report that stresses Australian economic growth focus will be on two big Asian nations, India and China as both are the fastest growing economies and one […]

May 29, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Potential to take trade ties with India to new level, says Andrew Robb

Like so many Australians over the summer, I got to spend a day at the cricket. In my case it was during the Fourth Test between Australia and India at the SCG. This was just before leading a most productive 450-strong Australian business mission to India, our largest ever to the sub-continent. Australia Business Week […]

January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Robb to deepen commercial ties with India

 Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb will visit India between 4-6 September to build trade and investment ties with one of Australia’s most promising markets. He will hold meetings in Mumbai and New Delhi with government and business representatives to explore avenues for greater commercial engagement. Mr Robb said while India was Australia’s fifth biggest […]

September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Australia discuss with Malaysia, China MH370 probe progress

Senior Ministers from Australia, Malaysia and the People’s Republic of China met today to discuss progress in the search for MH370. Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister, the Honourable Warren Truss MP, chaired the meeting with the Malaysian Minister of Transport, Mr. Liow Tiong Lai and the Chinese Vice Minister of Transport, Mr He Jianzhong. Ministers acknowledged […]

August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Continuing to repair Budget: Abbott

Every day the Government is working to build a stronger economy so that we can help Australia’s families and small businesses. A stronger economy means more investment, more exports and more jobs.  Everyone benefits. Now, with the return of Parliament on Tuesday, the Government is continuing to put in place the policies that are part […]

August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Festival of India in China from May for one year

  The Secretary, Union Ministry of Culture Shri Ravindra Singh here today launched the logo, posters and webpage for the Festival of India in China which will be celebrated from May 2014 to March 2015. The same were simultaneously launched in Beijing by Shri Ashok K. Kantha Ambassador of India to Beijing.Speaking on the occasion, […]

April 24, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Himalayan Meltdown wins IFT top prize

Houston, Texas, — United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) film Himalayan Meltdown won the prestigious Platinum Award in the broadcast documentary category last weekend at the 45th Annual Worldfest International Film Festival, the oldest independent film festival in the world, according to a UNDP media release. The one-hour film examines the shrinking glaciers of the Himalayas […]

April 23, 2012 | 1 Comment More