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Remarks at the Australia-Japan Business Reception

Tomorrow we mark the two year anniversary of the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement. Now more than 97% of imports from Australia enter Japan duty free or under preferential tariff rates.

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14th January 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Remarks at bilateral meeting with His Excellency Mr Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan

Japan is a close friend of Australia and a bedrock economic partner and a dependable security partner in our region.

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14th January 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Statement on Parliamentarians’ Expenses

Yesterday I announced the biggest reforms to the management of parliamentarians’ expenses in many many years.

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14th January 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Press Conference - Sydney

Today we have announced the most significant reform of parliamentarians’ expenses in decades.

Australians are entitled to expect MPs and Senators spend taxpayers’ money wisely, appropriately and accountably.

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13th January 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

New Year’s Day Reception for the Australian and Pakistani Test Cricket Teams, Kirribilli House

Lucy and I were delighted to welcome the Australian and Pakistani Cricket Teams and their families to Kirribilli House. It was a wonderful day. A great family day. Cricket is a great family sport.

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1st January 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Prime Minister’s 2017 New Year Message

Welcome to 2017. Happy New Year to you and your family.

Please find the Prime Minister’s 2017 New Year Message here: https://www.facebook.com/malcolmturnbull/videos/10154964011341579/

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1st January 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Interview on 2GB Summer Saturday

The whole delight of children at Christmas time and the excitement and the squeals of joy – it’s wonderful. Also of course, you know I’ll be going up to the Wayside Chapel, which I do at Christmas time. I visit the Wayside Chapel a lot and as you know, Luce and I have been great supporters of Graham Long over the years. It’s also a very important time to reach out and give a hug to those who aren’t having as happy a Christmas as you might be. You know for whatever reason – they’re lonely, sick, estranged from their families. This is a season of love, and you should share it.

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24th December 2016  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Joint Press Conference with the Minister for Justice and AFP Commissioner

Overnight our police and security agencies have disrupted a very substantial terrorist plot. It has been a very complex investigation and it speaks volumes for their competence and professionalism.

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23rd December 2016  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Radio Interview with Tony Pilkington, FIVEaa Adelaide

But look I just want to say to you that what this underlines is our commitment to having an innovative, 21st century economy, advanced manufacturing - the jobs of the future are not somewhere else, they’re here in Adelaide. They’re here in Australia. What we’re building here, in partnership with the French, is the latest submarines anywhere in the world. This is the best technology.

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20th December 2016  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Remarks at DCNS Adelaide office opening

The inter-governmental agreement that we’ve signed here with DCNS, between the Commonwealth of Australia and the French Republic, underline the historic significance of this project. This is not a one-off defence procurement. This is a commitment which will run for generations.

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20th December 2016  |  Comments  |  Transcripts