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Statement - ABC South Australia

I am deeply disappointed in the ABC's announcement today about the closure of South Australia’s production facilities and the closure of a regional office in Port Augusta. This will mean…

Historic support for higher education reforms

Universities across the country have overwhelmingly backed reform to higher education, increasing government support to all students and spreading opportunity to more Australians than ever before. In an open letter…

Agreement signed between University of Western Sydney and Beijing University of Chinese Medicine

Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP has welcomed a Memorandum of Understanding between the University of Western Sydney (UWS) and the Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (BUCM). The…

The ABC must not close its production house in Adelaide

Christopher Pyne had started a petition: The ABC must not close its production house in Adelaide. Follow the link to sign; https://www.change.org/p/chairman-james-spigelman-ac-qc-and-the-board-of-the-australian-broadcasting-corporation-abc-the-abc-must-not-close-its-production-house-in-adelaide

Australian Education Amendment Act to benefit Indigenous school students and students with disability

Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP today welcomed the passage of the Australian Education Amendment Bill 2014. The legislation provides an extra $6.8 million for non-government schools that…

Australian Education Amendment Act to benefit Indigenous school students and students with disability

Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP today welcomed the passage of the Australian Education Amendment Bill 2014. The legislation provides an extra $6.8 million for non-government schools that…

Minister Pyne signs two bilateral education agreements with China

At a ceremony witnessed by Prime Minister Tony Abbott and China’s President Xi Jinping, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, Minister for Education, today signed two bilateral education agreements with the…

Senators to hear first-hand the benefits of spreading higher education opportunities

Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP today welcomed students from institutions represented by the Council of Private Higher Education (COPHE) and also members of TAFE Directors Australia (TDA)…

Olympic Dam visit

South Australia’s most senior federal Liberal MP’s are heading to Olympic Dam today to discuss BHP Billiton's current and future mining operations in South Australia. Ministers Christopher Pyne and Jamie…

Carr's double backflip on caps

The Opposition Spokesperson for Higher Education, Senator Kim Carr has managed a double backflip with triple pike today, firstly raising the idea of recapping university fees in The Australian this…

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